Team Leader - Altens East

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Altens East - AB12 3GX
Dates that interviews will take place
Week commencing 11th of December
£10.87 per hour
Summary of vacancy

Experienced Team Leader? You can help create a greener UK.

A greener, more environmentally-friendly UK is possible – and we’re making it happen. As a Team Leader 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, full-time position.

The working hours will be Monday to Friday

The pay rate for this role is £10.87 per hour, 40 hours per week, with overtime available.

Reporting to the Production Supervisor.

What will I be doing as a Team Leader?

  • Maintaining control over operations and smooth efficiency of the Production Facility.
  • Input of information to H&S database and complete safety investigations.
  • Processing orders for equipment and resources as necessary for operations.
  • Arranging staffing levels appropriately and identifying areas for continuous operational and budgetary improvements.
  • Staff training.
  • Holding disciplinary meetings and conducting investigations.
  • Controlling outgoing stock movements.

What are the requirments?

  • Previous experience in a leadership role and able to demonstrate through previous work experience.
  • Previous factory experience would be beneficial, along with knowledge of fixed and mobile plant operations.  
  • Able to demonstrate through previous work experience, knowledge in health and safety with specific reference to proactive H&S management.
  • Experience working directly with a Customer including attending, facilitating and contributing to meetings.
  • IT literacy is essential and excellent time management skills are required.

Our approach

With over 6,000 members of staff working across a whole range of business areas, our people are the company’s greatest asset and we are proud to be an Investor in People.

In 2018 we were awarded by Best companies as one of the top 25 companies in the UK for employee engagement.

As well as our competitive salaries and benefit packages we are able to offer long-term career development within a friendly and supportive environment.

With our collaborative engaging culture, our employees join us and grow with us.

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.

We understand that the richness of the diversity of our employee’s experiences enables us to harness more creativity, innovation and opportunities.

If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

Join us and be part of the Resource Revolution.

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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