Recycling Operative (Revive Shop)

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Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Summary of vacancy

Would you like to work with SUEZ, 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

Location: Charlton Lane, Shepperton

  • This is a full-time permanent role working five days, 37.5 hours per week 
  • Salary: £22,756.50 p.a. / £11.67 per hour
  • Full Training & Uniform/PPE will be provided
About the role

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK handles over 10 million tonnes of waste. Our company’s diverse activities are guided by a vision to engineer a society where there is no more waste. Part of these activities has been to open 5 Re-use shops in Surrey, helping to reduce waste and supporting local charities.

The Revive shops sell a wide range of pre-owned items that would previously have gone into landfill and are now being taken out of the waste stream and put back to good use.

What will I be doing?

  • Serving customers and building relationships, including support and sales advice to ensure repeat custom
  • Assessing the stock that comes into the shop, as well as waste flow, to ensure suitability for sale, making sure that prohibited/unsafe items are removed
  • Working with the wider team to research stock items to understand their value, merchandise stock and create an understanding of what works well in the shop 
  • Completing and submitting all necessary paperwork 
  • Any other duties required to achieve the smooth and profitable running of the shop

Role Requirements

  • You'll be working with members of the public every day so great customer service skills are essential.  If you've got previous retail experience that would be advantageous
  • A flexible approach to work will be advantageous as you will be expected to cover holiday and sick days if required
  • As you'll be required to visit other sites on occasion you will need to be able to drive
  • You'll work well with others 

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.