Site Operative

£18,812.16 per annum
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Beth Vick
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experiencedEngineer, Technician or Operative looking to take on a new challenge? If so Viridor are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!

Viridor is one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy.

This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK’s green economy and are one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies.  We use smart people and smart technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world’s resources new life.

Due to continuing business success and growth we now have a fantastic opportunity available for a Site Operativeto join our team in Pontypool. Working 48 Hours Per week, Monday to Friday.

Site Operative key responsibilities:
  • Assist in the safe, efficient and profitable operation by providing operative services together with interface with customers and the general public.
  • Politely advise and assist site users, to maximise segregation and recycling and portray the best corporate image.
  • Redirect commercial customers to the site weighbridge so they can enquire about opening a business account.
  • Picking and segregation of waste within the site, cleaning of yard areas and perimeter boundaries. Checking bales of material for contamination prior to loading.
  • Remain aware at all times of your responsibilities for your own H&S and for the H&S of others.
  • You must adhere to all Company Policies & Procedures, including but not limited to, those specified in the Employee Handbook, H&S Policy.

The ideal Site Operative:
  • Basic Knowledge of light plant facilities
  • Working in a busy plant orientated environment
  • Strong Customer service skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Work on own initiative
  • Resilient and self-motivated
  • Full driving licence
  • A CITB Licence or equivalent licence for tele handler and Fork lift truck

In return for your hard work, you can expect to receive a salary of £18,812.16 per annum with a range of benefits

If you are looking for your next challenge as a Site Operative then we want to hear from you, please click APPLY!

Closing Date: 31st October 2016

No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.