Team Leader - Poole

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Poole - Mannings Heath Road -BH124NH
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews to be arranged locally
up to £13.00 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Experienced Team Leader within the waste industry?

You can help create a greener UK.

A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen.

As a Team Leader at SUEZ recycling and recovery UK, you’ll be contributing to an ever growing established company that’s helping customers reduce their impact on the environment, conserve natural resources and reduce landfill.

About the role

  • This role is a Permanent, Full Time position.
  • The rate of pay for this role up to £13.00 per hour

What will I be doing?

  • Reporting into the Site Manager, you will look after the day-to-day operation of the recycling operations at our customer’s site in the Poole region.
  • Working alongside the Site Manager, ensuring that the recycling operations on our customer’s site is adequately staffed each day.
  • Operation and routine maintenance of mobile plant items.
  • Ensure all relevant paperwork is completed accurately and correctly returned to the Administration Department on a daily, weekly and/or monthly basis.
  • Under the direction of management, ensure compliance with relevant legislation, Health & Safety issues and company policies.
  • Travel to undertake training requirements as well as to other sites in the area for staff cover.

What are the requirements?

  • A broad knowledge of mobile plant and any other applicable equipment used within the Waste Management and Recycling industry with certification for mobile plant used on site.
  • The successful individual will be in possession of (or be capable of working towards) a COTC Level 4 Waste Transfer Hazardous (4TSH) certificate
  • Certification of mobile plant is desirable although training will be given.
  • 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.
  • Driving licence essential as will be required to visit multiple sites in the Poole and surrounding area.

Our approach

With over 6,000 members of staff working across a whole range of business areas, our people are the company’s greatest asset and we are proud to be an Investor in People.

In 2018 we were awarded by Best companies as one of the top 25 companies in the UK for employee engagement.

As well as our competitive salaries and benefit packages we are able to offer long-term career development within a friendly and supportive environment.

With our collaborative engaging culture, our employees join us and grow with us.

We believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible.

We understand that the richness of the diversity of our employee’s experiences enables us to harness more creativity, innovation and opportunities.

If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

Join us and be part of the Resource Revolution.

SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK is an equal opportunities employer.

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

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