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Site Operative, Wakefield
About The Opportunity :

Renewi have opportunities for Site Operatives to join the teams at our HWRCs (Household Waste Recycling Centres) in Wakefield. These are permanent roles working on day shifts (various shift patterns available).

As a Site Operative you will be helping members of the public and customers, answering their queries, sorting waste and general housekeeping. No two days are the same!

The Role
Contract typeHoursSalary
Full time, Permanent35 – 40 per week£19,000 – £20,000 pa
What we're looking for :
  • Ensuring the safe operation of the site by maintaining high levels of health and safety across the site
  • Delivering a high level of customer service to site users
  • Helping members of the public with their queries
  • Ensuring waste is separated correctly to maximise recovery of materials
  • Keeping the site clean and tidy at all times
  • Identify and report any defects on site
  • Under take site walk round checks to ensure the site is safe to operate and allow public access
  • Report and communicate all Safety concerns as per the incident reporting systems
  • Attend all site briefings and support a change culture when required
  • Follow all risk assessments and safe operating procedure that are relevant to the post
  • Ensure the timely completion of actions given by site management
  • Report all non-compliance’s and breaches of site rules following reporting systems
  • Control traffic flows are managed to ensure a safe operation
  • Keep all equipment clean and maintained to ensure a safe working environment
  • Ensure compliance with Environment site permit, reporting odour, spillages and leaks
  • Must be willing to learn other skills and attend training courses to aid service continuity
Practical considerations :
  • Good communication and listening skills
  • Demands high standards of themselves and others and is able to translate this into high quality, high pace output.
  • Good team player
  • Good understanding of health, safety and environmental compliance.
  • Good organisation skills and the ability to forward plan making best use of time.
  • Enthusiastic, flexible in approach to work
About Renewi

Renewi PLC is a leading waste-to-product business ideally positioned to be part of the solution to some of the main environmental problems facing society today: reducing waste, avoiding pollution, and preventing the unnecessary use of finite natural resources.

The UK Services Division of Renewi PLC employs approximately 600 employees over 39 locations and collectively we handle more than 1.97 million tonnes of waste annually, achieving a 73% recycling and recovery rate.

As a Group, Renewi PLC employs approximately 8,000 employees over 250 locations in 9 countries in Europe. Collectively we handle more than 15 million tonnes of waste annually, achieve a 90% recycling and recovery rate and avoid 3 million tonnes of carbon pollution. We have the broadest range of waste-to-product services in the industry. Above all, our team is committed and passionate about our mission: waste no more.

Benefits

33 days holiday a year inclusive of bank holidays, employer enhanced Company pension scheme with 4 times extended life assurance cover, option to join Company Share Save scheme, a range of discounts at nationwide retailers through our benefits partner, learning and development opportunities and much more.

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