Recycling Operative

Are you an experienced Landfill, Site or Recycling Operative looking to take on a new challenge? 

Viridor is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life.

Due to continued success and growth, we are now looking to recruit a Recycling Operative for our team in Skelmersdale, working 48 hours per week.

The Role:

Joining our team as a Recycling Operative, you will sort and separate material types in to different streams as instructed by the Shift Supervisor. You'll help maintain a clean and tidy workplace and operation fixed and mobile plant as trained, using safe and best possible practices.

You will assist with general operations as requested around the site. There is an opportunity to perform the role of Control Room Operator and undertake sample analysis as and when trained to do so. The Recycling Operative will work safely within the Plastics Recycling Facility (PRF) in your designated role for which training has been provided.

The ideal Recycling Operative will have:

 *An awareness of Health & Safety in the workplace *The ability to undertake structured work with consistent attention to detail *Ideally, knowledge and experience of working within a waste and recycling environment *A basic level of numeracy and literacy *Good self-discipline, motivation and able to work flexibly and with initiative

Rewards and Benefits

In return for your hard work as our Recycling Operative, we can offer a Competitive salary plus excellent benefits, including:

 *A free helpline for health, legal or personal issues available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. *Free eye tests and prescription and safety eyewear where required. *A contributory pension scheme - helping you plan for later in life *Optional contributory healthcare *Payroll giving (charity donations from salary deducted before tax) and cycle to work schemes are all available through Viridor Extras, Discounts on local gym membership and some of the biggest retail brands

If you want to work within a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click APPLY!

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

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