Recycling Assistant - Pinbrook HWRC - 6 Month contract

Contract type
Fixed term
Working Pattern
Full time
Pinbrook Household Waste Recycling Centre
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be arranged locally
£7.83 per hour
Summary of vacancy

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK have an opportunity for a Site operative to join the team, at our Pinbrook HWRC, working with the public so they can understand how material can be recovered from what they no longer need.

Help SUEZ work towards a society where there is no more waste.



About the role

The Role

This full time position is for a  minimum of 35  hours per week for 6 months during the summer opening (April - September) these hours may vary depending on the rota worked each week.

Working 5 days a week, over a 7 day operation, including weekend working, with a 30 minute unpaid break each day.

There may be extra hours required depending on business needs

What will I be doing?

The duties include:

  • Advising and assisting the public on how to use the site in order to maximise recovery of materials deposited in the sites.
  • Maintaining accurate records for the removal of materials from the site.
  • Controlling the exchange of containers by booking loads with the relevant person thus ensuring the site always has space to segregate and store material correctly.
  • Maintaining a tidy site within his/her areas of responsibility.
  • Ensuring 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 his/her actions or omissions.
  • Co-operating with SUEZ UK and with other employees in order to comply with the site permit, comply with all applicable legislation, and SUEZ UK’s Policies and Procedures.
  • Any other duties that are reasonably requested within the scope of the job-role.
  • Providing excellent levels of customer service.

You may, on occasion, be asked to travel to other sites in the area for staff cover so having your own transport will be an advantage.

What are the requirements?

What are the requirements?

We are looking for an enthusiastic team player, who will be expected to join the current site team to ensure site operations exceed the standards required. A flexible approach to work will be advantageous as you will be expected to cover holiday and sick days if required.

To apply please follow the link and complete the application form or you can collect an application form directly from the site.

Our approach

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK.

We are proud of our fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development as we continue to build and grow our forward thinking company and you could play a key part in our success.

A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work, 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. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is an equal opportunities employer.

If you apply for any of our vacancies and do not receive an automated response within 24 hours of submitting your application, please telephone our recruitment helpline on 01934 524070.

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