Site Operative - Greendale MRF

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Greendale, Exeter - EX5 1EW
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be arranged locally
Summary of vacancy

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

The Role

This position is a Permanent Position

44 Hours per week

Rate of pay is £8.96 rising to £9.89 after successful completion of training

The location is Greendale MRF, Greendale Business Park, Woodbury Salterton, Exeter, EX5 1EW

What will I be doing?

What will I be doing as a Site Operative at a Material recycling Facility (MRF)?

Full training will be provided.

Operating mobile plant, to both feed the raw material & load out the sorted bales.

Operating the production equipment & carrying out quality sampling checks.

Operating Baling Machine

Operating the weighbridge

Assisting with the resolution of plant stoppages / blockages.

Carrying out Housekeeping duties in line with our 5’s lean objectives.

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.

A safety conscious person with the desire to develop & embrace change to promote continuous improvement.

Previous experience within the waste industry or other high volume production processes is an advantage but not a necessity

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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