Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity


Newbridge, Scotland

Head Recycling Operative

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Head Recycling Operative to join our Operations team based at our Newbridge site. This is a full time, permanent position. 

Reporting to the Yard Supervisor, the successful applicant will be responsible for ensuring relevant waste is separated as per its stream and that all recyclable elements are recovered.

Key Roles and Responsibilities will include:

  • Supervising and optimising the daily picking operations 
  • Managing a weekly maintenance schedule
  • Working the picking line
  • Ensuring quality and recovery rates are maximised
  • Sorting construction waste stream
  • Picking the selective materials from a moving conveyer
  • General duties throughout the facility

The right candidate will demonstrate:

  • Willingness to undertake physical duties
  • Good time management skills
  • Ability to operate vehicles and machinery in a safe manner would be advantageous.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Earn £25,708 per year
  • Overtime at £15.45 per hour
  • 48 hours per week
  • 26 days holiday + 4 statutory days
  • Holidays increase with length of service
  • Company pension contributions
  • Life insurance (x 3 times salary)
  • Free on-site parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Full PPE provided

The company:

Enva is a full-service and leading provider of recycling and resource recovery solutions, employing over 1,600 people at locations across the United Kingdom and Ireland. With sustainability at the forefront of its proposition, Enva recovers a broad range of hazardous and non-hazardous waste materials for re-use in manufacturing and for energy conversion, as well as providing a complete portfolio of water and waste water services.

Enva Scotland Ltd. is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

To apply for this position please send your current CV and a covering letter to stating the role you would like to apply for and why you believe that you should be considered to

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