Recycling Operative

Region:
Scotland
Vicinity:
Lanarkshire
Industry Sector:
Renewable Energy jobs, Waste Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Environment Jobs, Recycling Jobs, Renewable Jobs, Waste Management Jobs, Energy Jobs
Job Category:
Manufacturing, Manufacturing Engineering, Waste Engineer
Job Type:
Permanent
Education Level:
Please see job description
Salary Description:
£Competitive + Benefits
Posted:
19/12/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Viridor
Job Ref:
VIR-41466

Are you an experienced Recycling, Landfill or Recycling Operative looking for a new challenge?

At Viridor, we're investing in state-of-the-art recycling facilities, allowing for a wider range of products to be recycled. Our Materials Recycling Facilities (MRFs) are some of the biggest and most advanced of their kind in Europe. Our MRFs across the UK use a combination of advanced mechanical sorting and manual quality control to separate materials into individual streams, ready to be put back to work. Our investment in technology allows us to operate at the highest quality, environmental, energy efficiency and health and safety standards.

Our MRF in Bargeddie is currently undergoing construction and is central to Scotland's ambition to deliver a zero waste, circular economy which encourages waste reduction, boosts recycling and recovers vital renewable energy from what remains while also reducing taxpayer exposure to costly landfill levies.

We are now looking to recruit a Recycling Operative to join our team in Bargeddie, working 38.5 hours a week, Monday to Sunday.

The Role:

Our Recycling Operative will undertake duties within the Residual Waste Treatment (RWT) operation and other areas of the site operations, as required or directed. This will include but not limited to, safe operations of the processing plant equipment, quality control operations, fixed baler operations and mobile plant operations where supervised and directed along with any other reasonable operational requirements.

You will have the ability to operate all fixed plant and liaise with maintenance and production management team.

The ideal Recycling Operative will have:

 *Operating in a production or recycling environment *Fixed plant operation experience *An awareness of health and safety in the workplace *Knowledge of waste and recycling operations *A good team player with the ability to keep to timescales and deadlines where applicable

Rewards and Benefits:

We are offering the successful Recycling Operatives a competitive salary and benefits.

We're pleased to be working in partnership with the Clyde Valley Waste Partners to treat and dispose of household waste, that would otherwise go to landfill, from East Dunbartonshire, East Renfrewshire, North Ayrshire, North Lanarkshire and Renfrewshire Councils.

If you want to work within in 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:
30/01/2020

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