Quality Supervisor

£28,000 - £32,000 per annum
01 Feb 2017
17 Feb 2017
Beth Vick
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced Administration professional and looking to take on a new challenge? If so Viridor are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!

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

This is an exciting time to work with us. They 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. They use smart people and smart technology to deliver their vision, bringing people together to give the world’s resources new life.

Due to continuing business success and growth they now have a fantastic opportunity available for a Quality Supervisor to join their team in Rochdale, working 50 hours, 5 out of 7 days.

Quality Supervisor key responsibilities:
  • Ensuring compliance with fundamentals of H&S.
  • Arranging containers/orders and onward commodity movements as required by the site.
  • Weighing incoming/outgoing containers as per VWM/site procedures ensuring all mandatory data is recorded including the generation and collation of photographic verification and that the documentation is available for inspection and audit purposes.
  • Ensuring containers are loaded correctly with the required material and as per order instructions.
  • Ensuring outbound material quality is maintained to all legal and contractual specification, minimising risk and financial liability of quality claims.
  • Supervising staff associated with sampling, inspection and yard activity with specific regard to the production, storage and onward movement of recyclate and waste streams ensuring the weekly working plan is followed by all relevant staff.
  • Supervising the management of non-compliant waste entering /leaving the site ensuring that the correct legal procedures and contractual protocols are followed.
  • Completing quarterly EA returns for the site including MRF COP quality data.
  • Ensuring the correct and consistent operation and availability of relevant weighing systems and software, and to ensure analytical data is produced and utilised to encourage material quality improvements.
  • Maintaining daily, weekly and monthly reporting documentation as required.
  • Operating administration systems as applicable to operational needs.
  • Compiling reports in an approved manner with full regard to required timescales.
  • Carrying out other duties as required ensuring operational efficiency
  • Ensuring housekeeping in and around maintained equipment is to a high standard.
The ideal Quality Supervisor:
  • Good knowledge of relevant Waste Management Legislation.
  • Good knowledge of H&S regulation and safe systems of work.
  • Good knowledge of plant and machinery relevant to waste recycling and recovery.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise with other staff, customers, regulators and the public.
  • Proven ability to deliver improvements in all areas of responsibility.
  • Competent with Microsoft Office packages.
  • A good standard of administration, cost control and record keeping.
  • Ability to juggle priorities and remain calm under pressure and to display a positive attitude at all times.
  • Resilient and self-motivated with ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative.
  • Ability to motivate staff to deliver production goals.
  • Ability to identify problems and produce cost effective solutions.
  • Highly organised and efficient.
  • Hard working with good time keeping and attendance record.
  • A proven track record of man management and production/maintenance management of an industrial/factory type facility.
  • Full driving licence.
  • English and Maths GCSE or equivalent.
In return for the Quality Supervisor position, we can offer a salary of up to £28,000 - £32,000 for a Company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable.

If you are looking for your next challenge as a Quality Supervisor, then our client want to hear from you, please click APPLY!

Closing Date: 20th February 2017

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.