Area Supervisor

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be held in person
£27,613 - £32,391 & bonus' & company van
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced supervisor with multi-site experience?

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?

•    To supervise  one TS and two HWRC operations as part of the Northumberland PFi contract.

•    Ensure compliance with all relevant legislative and commercial standards.

•    To ensure efficient deployment of staff and resources.

•    Ensure that all plant and equipment is operated at all times to protect the health and safety of staff, contractors and visitors to the site.

•    You will also be responsible for ensuring activities of all employees comply with SUEZ’s policies and procedures and relevant health and safety legislation.

•    You will need to ensure recycling rates are maintained on site.

•    Maintain budgetary control over operations

•    Order equipment and resources as necessary for operations

•    Responsibility for maintaining H&S standards on site

•    Ensure planned and preventative maintenance is undertaken on all plant and equipment

•    Managing performance of the site in relation to contract standards agreed with customers

•    Liaison with outside bodies as required/necessary.

•    Lead and develop a team to ensure operational best practice is adopted and adhered to.

•    Training of staff i.e. Manual Handling, Safety DVD, Diversity, Safe Systems of Work, Risk Assessments etc.

•    Ensure that all records on sites are updated (training records, risk assessments etc) and kept in accordance with Policies and Procedures & legislation.

•    Provide Level 4 COTC cover for site operations

•    To provide a client focused service that supports the changing needs of our customers and the market.

•    Deal with complaints relating to HWRC or transfer operations within applicable timescales

•    Any other duties that are reasonably requested within the scope of the job-role

What are the requirements?

•    You must be able to demonstrate a passion for recycling coupled with strong communication skills.

•    HWRC/Transfer Station knowledge.

•    Experience of supervision of loading shovel and weighbridge operations is desirable.

•    You will be required to be computer literate and have knowledge in the use of Microsoft packages.

•    You will need to bring your experience of supervising and developing engaged teams to meet very high operational standards to the role.

•    You will need a minimum certification of NEBOSH managing safely or the ability to achieve this within 12 months. 

•    A relevant COTC in Treatment and Transfer at a Level 4 will be required.

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.