Site Operative - Hayes Transfer Station

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Hayes - UB3 1ET
Dates that interviews will take place
Week commencing 4th of February 2019
£10.00 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Do you like to help people? Then you can help create a greener UK. A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen.

As a Site Operative 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 is a permanent, full time position.

The working hours will be 40 hours per week, working 07:00 - 16:00 Monday - Friday.

The rate of pay for this role can be up to £10.00 per hour.

What will I be doing?

  • A Site Operative position has become available, the post requires the successful person to carry out a wide range of duties including Baler, weighbridge, mobile plant operations as well as the recovery of recycling materials and general site duties
  • Picking and packing and loading lorries.
  • Carry out instructions issued by the Site Team Leader/Area Supervisor.
  • Operate and maintain a variety mobile and fixed plant in compliance with Safe systems of work.
  • Maximise the recovery of recycling materials from deliveries to site
  • Accurate recording of data from the systems on site,
  • Maintaining a tidy site, carrying out general cleaning duties and maintenance
  • Ensuring that within their areas of responsibility, SUEZ UK complies fully with its legal duties in respect of the health, safety and welfare of its employees and of other people who may be affected by their actions.
  • Co-operating with SUEZ UK and with other employees in order to comply with site permit, all applicable legislation and SUEZ UK’s Policies and Procedures
  • Undertaking first aider duties and fire warden duties on site
  • Sorting recyclable materials from mixed construction and deomition waste.

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

What are the requirements?

We are looking for someone who is self-motivated whilst also an enthusiastic team player, with a passion for customer service, to join the team at SUEZ.

Having a customer service background would be advantageous, a history of working with the public is essential as this is a customer facing role. We would like someone who is honest and has a passion for recycling and believes in the SUEZ vision of wanting to live in a society where there is no more waste.

This is an outdoor manual role, so the successful candidate must be comfortable with working in various weather conditions and comfortable with sorting through waste, pulling bags out of containers, potentially up to 25kg, involving a high degree of stretching and twisting

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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