Site Operative - Knowle Hill

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Knowle Hill
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be arranged locally
£7.83 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Experienced Site Operative? Then you can help create a greener UK.

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

As a Mobile 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

About the role

This position is a Permanent position to be based at our site in Pinbrook Exeter and will cover other sites in the Exeter area.

The working hours are full time, with a minimum hours 35.5 hours during the winter.

Applicants will require a driving license and own vehicle to be able to fulfil this position as they will be providing cover on different sites for sickness, holiday etc.

What will I be doing? What will I be doing as a Mobile Site Operative?

You will work across the HWRC and transfer stations located within the region.

A requirement of your role will be that you have your own transport available, a travel allowance will be paid to the successful candidate when they travel between any sites.

What will I be doing?

What will I be doing?

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 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 and with other employees in order to comply with the site permit, comply with all applicable legislation, and SUEZ Policies and Procedures.

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

Providing excellent levels of customer service.

What are the requirements?

What are the requirements?

  • Experience of working with the public in a busy work area
  • Good communication skills (both verbal and written), good daily verbal communication is essential in this role.
  • Degree of flexibility is required as working hours may include Bank Holiday working.
  • Reliability, honesty, conscientious, practical, safety awareness.
  • Being prepared to work to our company values, including being flexible in a demanding environment.

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 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.

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