Site Foreman

Region:
South West
Vicinity:
Devon, Exeter
Industry Sector:
Renewable Energy jobs, Waste Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Environment Jobs, Recycling Jobs, Renewable Jobs, Waste Management Jobs, Waste to Energy Jobs, Energy Jobs
Job Category:
Manufacturing, Operations management
Job Type:
Permanent
Education Level:
Please see job description
Salary Description:
£Competitive + Benefits
Posted:
12/04/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Viridor
Job Ref:
VIR-40328

Are you an experienced Landfill or Site Foreman looking for an exciting new challenge with a leading business?

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.

A fantastic opportunity has for a Site Foreman to join our team at our Heathfield Landfill.

The Site Foreman Role:

Joining our team, the Site Foreman will be responsible for the day to day running of the Heathfield Landfill Site. Working individually or as a member of a team, you will carry out a variety of manual, machine and computer operating duties relating to the landfill and associated activities, including the reception and placing of waste delivered in to the landfill facility. You will also assist with other departments, as required by line management.

The Site Foreman will ensure the maintenance and operation of site plant and equipment is carried out in accordance with manufacturers' and Company instructions and that any defects are reported by the approved system. You will coordinate landfill operations to ensure that waste is dealt with efficiently at the site and is handled and treated in the correct manner, complying with all legislative requirements and Contracted conditions.

This role requires a flexible approach to ensure vital tasks are achieved in a timely and precise manner. Working at weekends, nights and bank holidays may be required.

Our Ideal Site Foreman will have: 

You must be Able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of relevant legislation that relates to the operation of landfill sites; as well as a good working knowledge of relevant Health & Safety practises and training particularly in Risk Assessments and Safe Operating Procedures.

You will have previous experience of working within waste management or construction and be experienced at operating mobile plant.

You will be an excellent communicator, with proven ability to lead a team in a landfill or manufacturing environment. A proven ability to lead, motivate and develop employees and to manage them effectively is essential.

A full UK driving license is essential.

Rewards and Benefits:

In return for your hard work as our Site Foreman, a we can offer a competitive salary plus excellent benefits, including pension, optional contributory healthcare and a range of flexible benefits.

This is a great opportunity to join our fast growing business. 

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.

Closing Date:
24/05/2019

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