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Regional Site Operative

Contract type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Okehampton HWRC, and Local Sites
Salary
£8.82 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Would you like to bring this experience to 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.

About the role

What will I be doing?

You will advise and assist the public on how to use the site in order to maximise recovery of materials deposited in the sites.

This will involve:

  • Maintaining accurate records for the removal of materials from the site.
  •  Providing excellent levels of customer service
  • Controlling the exchange of containers by booking loads with the relevant person, thus ensuring the site always has space to segregate and store material correctly.
  • Maintain a tidy site within your areas of responsibility.
  • You will ensure that SUEZ 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.
  • You will co-operate with SUEZ and with other employees in order to comply with the site permit, comply with all applicable legislation, and SUEZ Policies and Procedures.
  • Any other duties that are reasonably requested within the scope of the job-role.
  • Once trained, you will be expected to drive mobile plant equipment, with the potential of a pay increase to reflect, 
  • Successful applicant will have various training opportunities including various types of mobile plant, IOSH Health and Safety qualifications, first aid and more. 
  • Own transport essential as role includes travelling to work at various sites within specified area.  
  • Main site will be at Okehampton.

What are the requirements?

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 requires:

  • A flexible approach to work will be advantageous as you will be expected to cover holiday and sick days if required.
  • A person extremely conscious of health and safety with the desire to develop and embrace change, whilst driven towards continuous improvement.
  • Previous experience within the waste industry or other high-volume production processes is an advantage but not a necessity

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
04/12/2020