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Recycling Operative

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Salary to be Advertised
£8.82 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Are you passionate about minimising the UK's landfill and promoting recycling? Would you like to be part of SUEZ, a company working for a greener UK?

When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role. Your work will help us deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for water and waste management. You will get a chance to help us preserve and restore our planet’s natural capital for future generations. It’s a career that’s not only exciting, but full of opportunities as well as professional and personal fulfilment.

Working hours are 07:30 - 18:00 Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday week 1, then 07:30 - 18:00 Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday week 2. Over time is paid @ X 1.5 outside standard hours and Bank Holidays, where part of normal working week, are paid @ x2 with a day in lieu.

About the role

What will I be doing?

We are looking for an enthusiastic team player, who will be expected to join the current site team to ensure site operations exceed the standards required.

The role will involve:

  • Providing excellent levels of customer service.
  • Maintaining a tidy site within your areas of responsibility.
  • Advising and assisting the public on how to use the site in order to maximise recovery of materials deposited in the sites and divert waste from landfill.
  • Maintaining accurate records for the removal of materials from the site and other administrative duties as required.
  • Ensuring our business complies fully with its legal duties in respect of the health, safety and welfare of its employees and of other people who may be affected by your actions or omissions.

What are the requirements?

  • A flexible approach to work and willingness to work outside will be required as you will be expected to cover holiday and sick days if required.
  • Full training, PPE and uniform will be provided to successful candidate.
  • Excellent teamwork skills and customer service.

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. Over 90,000 likeminded people worldwide makes for an incredible team, where collaboration and trust are part of the way we work. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services.

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.   

*No Agencies Please *

Closing Date
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.