Special Projects Officer

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Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
Summary of vacancy

SUEZ recycling and recovery are looking to recruit a Special Projects Officer (Internally known as Recycling Officer) to support our objectives to increase recycling and reduce waste.

As a key member of the Municipal Operations Team, your role will be to encourage positive recycling behaviour, as part of a wide reaching and varied programme developed with our customers.

About the role:

Location: You'll be working across our Ashford, Maidstone & Swale sites

  • Salary: £27,560 p.a.
  • Working Hours: You'll be working 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday 8.00 am to 5.30 pm
  • Various Company Benefits
About the role

What will I be doing?

Predominantly this role will  develop, deliver and monitor projects to increase participation and recycling, delivering education and awareness campaigns throughout the area and supporting the contract’s operational services.

The successful candidate will have a passion for the environment and the desire to make a difference.

What are the requirements?

  • You'll need to be a natural communicator and have the confidence to stand up in front of a range of different audiences and build positive relationships with them and other key stakeholders
  • Having experience in developing, delivering and evaluating your own projects, will mean that you are confident at working on your own and with others to make these happen
  • With such a varied role, good prioritisation and multi tasking skills will be essential in order to deliver excellent work on time and to the required standards
  • An understanding of the waste industry or experience in an educational or communications based role would be an advantage, but is not essential
  • A full UK driving license is essential for the role

Who we are

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is a forward-thinking company recognised as one of the top places in the UK to work. We are proud of the fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development we offer our people. As we continue to develop and grow, you can play an important part in the essential work we are doing to make businesses and communities more sustainable.

Working at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is not like most jobs – it means striving to secure our planet’s resources and being part of the resource revolution. By joining us, you will help to safeguard the environment and the public through essential waste and water management services, contribute to the sustainable development of communities, businesses and regions, and promote the emerging low-carbon circular economy.

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK. A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work in, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

*No agencies please*

Job Description
Closing Date
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This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.