MRF Operative

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
45 hours per week
£11.60 Per Hour
Summary of vacancy

You like to help people? Would 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

About the Role

  • A vacancy has arisen for a Site Operative - Picker at Huddersfield MRF. You will be responsible for the segregation of recyclable material in the MRF.
  • The role is on a full-time basis working 45 hours per week Monday to Thursday.
  • The rate of pay is £11.60 per hour.

What will I be doing?

  • Pick materials from the moving conveyer belts in order to segregate them for recycling.
  • Ensuring residual material that is not recyclable is removed into the correct residue bay so as to ensure the recyclable product is not contaminated. 
  • Undertaking cleaning within the picking cabins.
  • Undertaking other cleaning duties outside of the picking cabins including sweeping up, cleaning plant equipment, cleaning down plant structures.  
  • Operation of belt controls in line with training given to help manage plant start-up as needed. 
  • Constantly communicating with other operatives/ employees to ensure safety at all times. 
  • Complying with all of SUEZ R&R policies and procedures, including safe working procedures. 

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.
  • A flexible approach to work will be advantageous. 
  • Knowledge of a Materials Recycling Facility would be an advantage.
  • An interest in recycling is a must. 

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.    


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.