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Contract Supervisor

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Warmley, South Gloucestershire
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 17th May 2021
£27,500 plus Van, bonus and benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Supervisor / Team leader, ideally having worked in the recycling or similar industry?

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 Assistant Contract Manager, you will be responsible for day to day operations, working closely with the other members of the management team, potentially with some weekend working involved.

You will:

  • Monitor refuse and recycling collection crews and carrying out inspections accordingly.
  • Monitor fleet compliance and also ensuring health and safety is always kept to a high standard.
  • You will also be tasked with various day to day roles which will include timesheets, ensuring staff levels are kept in line with budget, ensuring all staff are briefed on the roles and responsibilities required of them, issue toolbox talks as and when required and carry out inductions.

The role is required to work bank holidays excluding Christmas and New Year.  There is al requirements to work Saturdays following the Christmas period (January only)

What are the requirements?

  • You must be able to demonstrate a good working practice and be able to make decisions accordingly.
  • Working with and managing a team, you must preferably have previous recycling and waste management experience.
  • Previous supervisory experience is essential.
  • Experience of working within a busy logistics operation involving fleet compliance is also desirable.
  • You must have or be able to achieve within a 12 month period COTC in transfer and treatment of Hazardous waste and also a CPC in national road haulage will be required.
  • You will require a driving licence, good IT skills and previous experience with Microsoft packages.
  • A HGV licence would be desirable, but is not essential.

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.