Mobile Plant Operative - Greendale MRF

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Greendale MRF
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be arranged locally
Summary of vacancy

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

As a Mobile Plant 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

The Role

This position is a permanent, full time position.

The working hours required are Monday – Wednesday 0700 to 1700, and Saturdays 0700 – 1300. 34.5 Hours per week, additional hours maybe required during busy periods or holiday cover

The rate of pay is £8.74 per hour, which will rise to £9.89 once the fixed plant training is completed.




What will I be doing?

What will I be doing?

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

- 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

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


What are the requirements?

What are the requirements? (Experience and qualifications)

  • We are looking for an enthusiastic team player, who will be expected to obtain a full working understanding of the site licence / permit and who will work to ensure site operations exceed the standards required, to maximise recycling. As the post require a variety of tasks to be completed a flexible approach to work is required. The successful applicant will be required to undertake personal development to obtain skills for waste acceptance, maintenance of site equipment, infrastructure and operation of site machinery e.g. loading shovels and Forklift truck. Having basic computer skills for the input and recording of data on SUEZ UK’s weighbridge and reporting systems will also be advantageous.

    The successful individual will be in possession of (or be capable of working towards) COTC Level 4 Waste Transfer Hazardous (4TSH) certificate and both IOSH Certificate Managing safety & paper recovery safety

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.

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

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