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Recycling Operatives – Various Locations

  • Full Time
  • Leicester
  • Salary: £8.21 per hour

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Midlands based job agency

Ace Appointments Midlands Ltd are recruiting, on behalf of a client, for an experienced and dedicated Recycling Operatives for a role based in:


  • Market Harborough / Kibworth
  • Coalville
  • Lount
  • L’boro
  • Barwell

This is a full time, temporary ongoing position offering a pay rate of £8.21.

The nature of the work will involve the jobholder carrying out work outside of normal working hours, including bank holidays, weekends and out of hours working.

The nature of the work will involve the jobholder carrying out work at different locations than their designated base.


All these roles are full time and will ideally need to work one day during the weekend. Candidates must be a drivers.


Corporate Responsibilities

  • Maintain positive and cooperative working relationships with customers and colleagues within the team and across the service
  • Ensure that services are delivered for the benefit of the people of Leicestershire
  • Ensure activities are delivered in the most efficient and effective manner possible


Service Responsibilities

  • Ensure waste streams are not mixed, and are separated correctly
  • Assist and advise with the recycling and disposal of waste materials at all RHWS, offering to show or help customers rather than tell them the correct place to deposit their waste
  • Maintain and ensure clean loads of recyclates before sending to disposal point and that loads that leave the site are not contaminated
  • Maintain RHWS services in accordance with Health and Safety, Quality and Environmental management systems and follow health and safety procedures and safe systems of work
  • Maintain compliance with all legislative requirements including the site operating and environmental licences
  • Maintain a clean and tidy work environment
  • Check permits for vans and trailers, or for permitted waste
  • Ensure maintenance schedules are adhered to
  • Ensure data is correctly entered when completing requisitions and tonnage returns
  • Identify opportunities to improve customer service and recycling rates
  • Communicate with customers, responding to queries or complaints. Build effective relationships through customer contact and consistency of approach in all customer communications
  • Support the achievement of all service levels, particularly targeted recycling rates at sites


Apply online, including your current remuneration details, or contact our specialist Dagmara Kruczkowska. All applications are dealt with in the strictest confidence.


Due to the large applicant response to internet advertisements, only successful candidates will be contacted within 7 – 14 days. Thank you in advance for your application.


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