Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity


Location: Northfleet, Kent, England

Operator - Waste Processing 

Location: Northfleet, Kent, DA11 9SN
Salary: £30,233.38
Contract: Full time, Permanent
Hours: 45 hrs, Mon-Fri

Remuneration / Benefits:

  • Earn £30,233.38 p.a.
  • 29 days holiday incl. bank holidays.
  • Holidays increase with length of service.
  • Pension contributions.
  • Health scheme benefits.
  • Life Insurance (x 3 times salary).
  • Free on-site parking 
  • Get paid to train – we will sponsor your FLT training.
  • Trainer bonus.

We are currently recruiting for an Operator in our Kent location. 

Operative Waste Processing - The Role:

  • Unloading/Loading of vehicles.
  • Sorting and processing waste streams.
  • 45 hours per week, Mon - Fri.
  • Overtime available.
  • Opportunities to train to higher skill levels.

Operative Waste Processing – key responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for the Health and Safety of self and colleagues at all times.
  • Ensure duties regarding Environmental Compliance and Waste Management Licensing Regulations are met at all times.
  • Ensure that the start and shut down procedures of all machinery is followed as instructed.
  • Complete start up and shutdown procedure maintaining levels of good housekeeping within work area.
  • Process waste and operate machinery in accordance with the training and procedures.
  • Ensure the correct PPE is worn by self and others at all times.
  • Forklift Operation in accordance with training, processes and procedures.
  • General Site maintenance.
  • Complete all administrative paperwork required.
  • Complete allotted instructions Near Miss reporting.

Knowledge, Training, Experience, Technical and Personal Skills:

  • Experience of high standard of H&S.
  • Counter balance FLT trained (however training can be provided).
  • Proactive and safety focused approach.
  • Positive and motivated.
  • Problem solving and solution focussed ability.
  • Good conflict resolution skills based on a ‘Can do’ attitude.
  • Well organised and self-disciplined with the ability to work quickly and calmly under pressure.
  • Ability to use own initiative.
  • Ability to learn new systems and new machinery operations.
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to develop effective and positive working relationships.
  • Must demonstrate high levels of integrity and adopt a professional approach in all interactions – should be transparent, open and honest in all dealings.
  • A flexible attitude to the team’s work, including a willingness to reprioritise and undertake additional tasks if required.

If you have the required skills and experience, click on APPLY and forward your up-to-date CV.

Please be advised due to the high number of applications should you not hear from us within 4 weeks, your application on this occasion has been unsuccessful. We thank you for expressing your interest in this role.

No agencies please.