Position: Waste & Recycling Operative   -   CWHY-BXVD5R

Number of Positions:

Main Purpose of the Job: Support waste management on site


  • Liaise with safety officer
  • Health and safety
  • Reduction of waste packaging
  • Reduce waste to line
  • Bale waste materials
  • Collect and dispose of waste streams
  • Litter pick
  • Liaise with other departments regarding waste
  • Promote effective communication between staff
  • Arrange recycling collections
  • Report on performance between departments
  • Attend meetings
  • Manage recycling and storage areas
  • Ensure 5s principals are followed
  • Ensure hazardous waste is labelled and stored correctly
  • Manage WEEE waste storage and collection
  • Ensure hazardous waste is disposed of correctly
  • Maintain the site cleanliness as appropriate
  • Any other reasonable duties
  • Involvement in 5S & Continuous Improvement initiatives
  • Adhere to H&S Policy
  • Adhere to Company Handbook
  • Adhere to Quality Policy
  • Adhere to Standard Operating Procedures
  • Adhere to IT Policy
  • Involvement in training requests


  • Level 1 equivalent in English & Maths

Skills & Experiences:

  • Counter balance fork lift licence
  • Training in compactors and balers
  • Tow tractor training

Personal Attributes:

  • Act with Integrity
  • Lead by example
  • Look after our Customers
  • Communicate effectively - we talk to each other not about each other Process driven
  • Promote a positive business image
  • Teamwork
  • Not wasteful of Company Resources
  • Support the Community and Environment

Normal Working Hours:

Mon, Tues, Wed & Thurs 08:00 to 17:00 

Fri 08:00 to 13:00 

The post holder would be required to work the hours necessary to fulfil the requirements of the role.

Rate: £8.72 P/H

How to Apply: Please forward an up to date copy of your CV or Internal Application to recruitment@erwinhymergroup.co.uk

Closing Date: 5th March 2021