Team Leader

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Killacleave, Ilfracombe
Hours per week
40 Summer (April to September) and 35.5 Winter (October to March)
£10.42 - £10.87 per hour + Benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Team Leader or supervisor, ideally from the recycling or similar processing 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?

We are looking for an enthusiastic team player with excellent communication and leadership skills, who will be expected to obtain a full working understanding of the site licence, permit and contract and will work to ensure site operations exceed all the standards required.

You will be:

  • To proactively manage the site and all employees and ensure the site operates in a fully compliant manner.
  • To always ensure the health and safety of yourself, colleagues and all site users.
  • To be accountable and responsible for the site, the employees and all members of the public entering the site.
  • To assist members of the public in a polite and courteous manner.
  • To promote a new culture of recycling and diversion of waste to landfill.
  • To report any non-compliances and/or discrepancies on site to the site manager.
  • To ensure all administrative reporting is completed in an accurate and timely manner.
  • To ensure the site and access roads, where applicable, are always kept clean and tidy.
  • To complete other duties that are reasonably requested within the scope of the job-role.

What are the requirements?

  • Team leader or supervisor experience is essential. 
  • Good level of customer service is a must.
  • Successful candidate will be required to obtain and retain mobile plant certificate. Mobile plant experience is advantageous but not necessary as full training will be provided regardless of ability level.
  • Good general IT skills are also advantageous however training will be provided on specific programs,
  • Successful candidate will also be required to obtain and retain a relevant Health and Safety certificate (IOSH Managing Safely) within a reasonable timescale - fully funded and support given with qualification, subject to a training agreement.

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the UK 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. 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.