Transfer Loading Station Operative

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Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Greater Manchester
Hours per week
£29,912 + Benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced and licenced plant operator, including loading shovels and 360 re-handlers? Do you ideally work in the waste 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

  • This position is based at our Salford Road TLS in Over Hulton, Bolton, Greater Manchester but on occasions may also be required to cover at other sites within the Greater Manchester Contract. 
  • You will be working Monday to Friday (Including public bank holidays) between 07:00 and 16:30.
  • You will earn £29,912 plus be eligible for some company benefits.
About the role

What will I be doing?

You will carry out the operation of loading shovels and re-handlers across the site, loading a variety of different types of vehicles such as bulk haulage walking floors.

This will involve:

  • The safe and efficient operation of mobile plant.
  • Carry out daily maintenance checks on all dedicated plant and machinery to ensure suitability and condition for use, including basic servicing in order to maximise efficiency of operation and availability of equipment.
  • Complete records relevant to site operations, equipment maintenance and quality checks to provide management information and compliance with site control conditions.

Ensuring that SUEZ complies fully with its legal duties in respect of the health, safety and welfare of its employees, you will also be required to carry out any other duties that are reasonably requested within the scope of the job role.

What are the requirements?

In order to make an immediate impact, we are seeking an experienced plant operator who holds the relevant CITB/CPCS/NPORS certification or equivalent, but for the right candidate training can be given. 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, so you'll need:

  • A flexible approach to work will be advantageous as you will be expected to cover holiday and sick days if required.
  • A safety conscious approach with the desire to develop and embrace change to promote continuous improvement.
  • Previous experience within the waste industry or other high volume production processes is an advantage.
  • Experience with IT systems are required, the successful candidate will be trained to cover the Weighbridge as part of site duties.

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.