Team Leader - MRF

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
Interview date to be confirmed
Summary of vacancy

At Suez, we’re committed to creating a greener planet. We’re working to conserve resources, reduce landfill and much more besides. Join us and you can help.

About the role

This is a permanent, full-time position.

The salary is £10.45 per hour with occational overtime.

The working hours are 47.5 per week, with a working pattern of Monday - Friday 07:00 - 17.00 .

What will I be doing?

  • Assisting Site Supervisors with the day to day management of a large team..
  • Co-ordinate with Bulk Haulage & Trading colleagues to ensure the provision of adequate resources to move material into and off site, in a timely manner.
  • Assist the site management to ensure daily production targets are achieved & production time is maximised at the facility.
  • Maintain Shift Log’s and provide daily feedback on performance to teams.
  • Carry out tool box talks for Safe Systems and Safety Alerts.
  • Assist Supervisors with weekly audits, action plans and oversee corrective actions
  • Assist Supervisors with employee inductions, briefings and training.
  • Assist Supervisors with the day to day performance management of employees.
  • Carry out Waste Acceptance Checks on incoming material, and carry out rejections as required in line with that specific customer’s contract.
  • Ensure the segregation of all recyclable materials at the facility is maximised.
  • Control housekeeping activities to ensure all are carried out in a safe manner and conform to the Safe Systems of Work and Company Policies.
  • Promote a culture and operating process that keeps focus on health and safety.
  • All work equipment within their area is used and maintained in a safe manner, all defects reported and a high standard of housekeeping is maintained.
  • Carry out 5’s audits and SIM observations to promote and maintain the safety & lean culture on site.
  • Ensuring that SUEZ complies fully with its legal duties in respect of the health, safety and welfare of its employees.

Any other duties that are reasonably requested within the scope of the job role.

What are the requirements?

The applicant must be self-motivated and be able to work as part of a team. A flexible approach to work will be advantageous as you may be expected to work overtime as required. This is an ideal opportunity for any employee who is interested in gaining experience in a first line management role, and who are keen to progress and develop their personnel skills.

The successful candidate will either already hold or be expected to achieve the ISOH Managing Safely Qualification, they will also hold mobile plant licenses and be computer literate.

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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