Processing Plant Cleaner - Nights

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Altens East, Aberdeen
Hours per week
40 Monday to Thursday 19.00 - 05.30
£9.60 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced processing plant cleaner? 

A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen. As a Processing Plant Cleaner at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever-growing established company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.





About the role

This position is a full time permanent role working nights. 
The working hours are Monday to Thursday – 19:00 hrs to 05:30 hrs at a pay rate of £9.60 per hour.

What will I be doing as a Plant Cleaner?

The role will involve carrying out maintenance cleaning activities in line with a preventative maintenance scheme when the fixed plant is shut down overnight. Guided by our Supervisors you will be working to ensure the cleanliness of the plant does not affect its operation. 
Your task will be to undertake the cleaning of critical items of the sorting plant, ranging from the Metering Bin, Baler and Optical Sorters, ensuring each machine is clean and ready to begin sorting at the next shift.

Cleaning will consist of: 
•    Removing wrapped materials from rotating machinery following safe working procedures
•    Clearing material build-up from areas not accessible whilst the plant is running
•    Clearing dust build-ups and general cleaning of machinery
•    Light mechanical duties/assistance where required
•    Any other tasks deemed suitable

What are the requirements?

  • Experience of working with and cleaning fixed or mobile plant (Preferable) 
  • Experience of working with Lock off/ Tag off systems (Preferable)
  • Self-discipline and have good time management
  • Be able to work well as part of a team
  • A flexible approach to work 
  • Basic mechanical knowledge
  • Keen to improve their knowledge, experience, training and abilities since SUEZ will provide training to all successful applicants.

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.