Site Operative - Exton Road

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Exeter - EX2 8LX
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be held W/C 3rd December
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 Recycling Assistant 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 role is a permanent position and you will be working 4 days per week, including weekends.

The working hours will be: Mon-Fri, 8:45-17:15 and Sat-Sun, 9:45-18:15 in the summer

In the winter the hours will be: Mon-Fri, 8:45-16:45 and Sat-Sun, 9:45-17:45.

Rate of pay is £7.83 per hour and overtime will be paid at 1.25x normal rate.

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.
  • Providing excellent levels of customer service

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

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.

Mobile plant experience is preferred.

Own travel will be required as you will be covering multiple sites.

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 & 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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