Team leader

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

Do you have mobile plant experience, ideally from working in the recycling or similar industry? 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

Location: Arkwright, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Internally know as: Team leader / Loading Shovel Operator - Composting

  • Salary £31,525.77 per annum
  • Working 42.5 hours per week
  • Start time: 08:00am - 17:00pm
  • Monday to Friday with 30 minutes unpaid lunch each day
About the role

What will I be doing?

  • Reporting into site Management, you will assist in ensuring the day-to-day operation of the composting site in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Operating and completing routine maintenance of mobile plant items.
  • You will ensure that recycling and diversion from landfill is maximised as much as possible.
  • You will ensure all relevant paperwork is completed accurately and correctly returned to the administration team on a daily, weekly and/or monthly basis.  
  • Under the direction of management, you will ensure compliance with relevant legislation, health and safety issues and company policies.

What are the requirements?

  • A broad knowledge of mobile plant and any other applicable equipment used within the waste management industry with certification for mobile plant used on site.
  • You will be in possession of (or be capable of working towards) a IOSH managing safety certificate.
  • Certification of mobile plant is desirable although training will be given for the right candidate.
  • You must be capable of working within a team and have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • An understanding of safe waste handling and recycling practices is desirable.
  • Previous experience of a similar role would be advantageous.
  • This is a hands on role so a flexible approach is required

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.