Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity


Colwick, Nottinghamshire, England

We are looking to recruit a dynamic Yard Supervisor to work Monday to Friday 8am to 5.30pm with Saturdays on rotation at our recycling site on Colwick Industrial Estate, Nottingham - to work in a fast paced environment alongside our current operations team. 

The Role

Reporting to the Operations Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the safe operation of internal and external vehicle movements on site whilst ensuring the conformance of materials entering site and ensuring waste transfer notes are accurate and will have a flexible approach to work with the willingness to train and learn new skills if these are not already current i.e Fork Lift Truck and Mobile Plant

Responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for ensuring your own health and safety and that of others and promoting a positive health and safety culture within the workplace
  • Ensure all Health and safety obligations are met, and company policies are adhered to
  • Report any safety concerns, hazard observations, accidents, and incidents in a timely manner to allow full investigation and prevent re-occurrence
  • Directing internal and external vehicle movements around the yard
  • Control of pedestrian foot fall on site maintaining vehicle and pedestrian segregation at all times
  • Ensure all drivers exiting their vehicles have the relevant PPE
  • Housekeeping on the yard and surrounding areas
  • Audit loads coming into yard for conformance/quality and composition analysis  
  • Ensure all materials that enter site are tipped in the correct tipping zones
  • Ensure waste transfer notes are accurate and match the material it relates to
  • Complete checks and audit the cleanliness of mobile plant following weekly wash downs from staff
  • Monitor and report any issues raised daily from mobile plant pre-start checks
  • Reporting any issues to shift manager

About you

The successful candidate will be happy to work outside in all weathers with strong communication skills. Previous experience in the recycling industry is preferable but not essential. You will be expected to have good attention to detail to ensure all waste transfer notes are processed accurately. 

The Company

Enva is a full-service and leading provider of recycling and resource recovery solutions, with 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 England is the East Midlands leading Recycling and Resource Management company collecting and processing in excess of 500,000 tonnes waste per year, providing a comprehensive waste collection and recycling service to Industrial, Commercial, Construction and local Authority customers. We are proud to say that in excess of 95% of the waste is recycled.

We operate out of a 20 Acre site with over 300 employees across our Nottingham and Leicester sites.  

Remuneration & Benefits

  • You will be contracted to work a 45 hour week at £10.25 per hour
  • Enhanced Overtime rates of £14.86 will be paid after 9 hours a day and on Saturdays, with double time of £20.50 on Sunday and Bank Holidays
  • 21 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays
  • Life Assurance x3 your salary from day 1 of employment
  • Employee assistance program
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Free onsite car parking

To apply, please complete our online Application Form, link here: Recycling Yard Supervisor

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

No agencies please.