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EfW Day Operative

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Shepperton, Surrey
£12.0564 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Do you have experience working with Mobile Plant?

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?

  • Reporting to the Day Operations Manager, you will be responsible for the safe, environmentally compliant, effective and efficient operation of the EfW facility.
  • You will work closely with other operational teams and plant departments including working across at the neighbouring Efw Plant Line 1 – 3 to ensure that all operational, financial and business targets are met.
  • To coordinate waste deliveries vehicles with some shredding activities and traffic management within the EfW facility.
  • Conducting and coordinating the removal of waste residues (Bottom Ash). This will involve driving an overhead crane and a Dump Truck.
  • Maintaining the operational function of the plant by conducting plant inspections, checks and analysis with prompt operational fault diagnosis and rectification as dictated by the shift operations teams.
  • Promoting a safety conscious attitude through safe systems of work and accurate and timely reporting of incidents and complying legislative safety standards.
  • Maintaining efficient working practices and working in accordance with operational procedures.
  • Conducting the effective execution of 1st line and planned/preventative maintenance activities as required.
  • Communicating and reporting with the site management team to ensure effective relationships are developed and maintained.
  • To review and update the development of operational safe working procedures and risk assessments as required.
  • Direct deputy and stand-in for shift operations technicians as and when required.

*Internally this role is titled EfW Day Operative*

What are the requirements?

  • Working as part of the operations team the successful candidate will ideally hold an applicable mobile plant qualification.
  • You must be able to demonstrate computer literacy and knowledge of basic software packages (Word, excel etc.) and must have a valid driving licence for this role.


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
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.