Waste Operative


MITIE

Company Description

Mitie was founded in 1987, Mitie is the UK’s leading facilities management and professional services company, looking after a large, diverse, blue-chip customer base, from banks and retailers, to hospitals, schools and government offices.

Mitie has over 77,000 people, 100+ office locations, and thousands of customers across the country, there’s no limit to what you can achieve if you work for us.

Job Description

Job Description

  • Coordinating and planning incoming wastes and materials ensuring they are stored correctly and processed efficiently in line with MITIE/OneFM and client processes and procedures and to act as the driver/second man on the waste collection vehicle and dealing with legacy and project/PPM wastes. To predomintly support with the collections and work planned by the hazourdous waste team.
  • Ensure the segregation of varying waste streams into the appropriate containment to maintain expected recycling and landfill diversion targets.
  • Operating onsite waste machinery and equipment  eg  Shredder/baler/ FLT .
  • Conduct bin collections/support as second man around the Sellafield and outer sites.
  • Maintain good housekeeping standards at all times.
  • Implement site polices as directed by the site supervisor & Client.
  • Liaise with the site supervisor and client as required with a ‘can do’ approach ensuring waste is collected in a timely manner.
  • To be able to work well on own initiative but more importantly as part of a team.
  • Be able to work with and support other MITIE/OneFM staff on site.
  • Monitoring client non-conformances and reporting back to management accordingly.
  • Ensure individual collections of Paper bag waste, WEEE, Batteries and Toners are completed in a timely manner in line with work requests received from the helpdesk and in line with site procedures and processes.
  • Ensure site wide collections of historic/legacy wastes around the site.
  • Liaise with the projects team to ensure that project waste is collected at source at the time of work completion.
  • Liaise with the Maintenance team to ensure that PPM waste is collected at source at the time of work completion.
  • Ensure wastes are stored compliantly once taken back to the holding facility in line with administrator requirements.
  • Comply with CLESA gatehouse operating procedures including waste disposal & environmental protection.
  • Escort vehicals.

Qualifications

  • Previous knowledge of the Waste and Recycling sector and relevant experiences is essential.
  • HGV licence 7.5Tonne
  • In receipt of a valid (in date) driving license is essential.
  • Ability to work as a team player and to demonstrate individual initiative and promote new ideas.
  • Job is hands on; it can be physical and can involve working in adverse weather
  • Fork Lift Certificate is desirable.
  • P4 pass holder is desirable but not essential
  • Customer focused approach
  • Reliable, responsible and safe working attitude.
  • Must be an effective communicator both verbally and written with external clients and MITIE/OneFM colleagues.

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Previous knowledge of the Waste and Recycling sector and relevant experiences is essential.
  • HGV licence 7.5Tonne
  • In receipt of a valid (in date) driving license is essential.
  • Ability to work as a team player and to demonstrate individual initiative and promote new ideas.
  • Job is hands on; it can be physical and can involve working in adverse weather
  • Fork Lift Certificate is desirable.
  • P4 pass holder is desirable but not essential
  • Customer focused approach
  • Reliable, responsible and safe working attitude.
  • Must be an effective communicator both verbally and written with external clients and MITIE/OneFM colleagues.

Additional Information

Note
This job description Is intended to give the post holder an appreciation of the role envisaged for this position and the range of duties undertaken. Specific tasks and objectives will be agreed with the post holder throughout the period of employment. The job description may be varied from time to time by the Company to reflect changes in the post holder’s role and/or the needs of the business.

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