Site Manager Recycling & Waste Management

Red Kite Waste Ltd
From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
06 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
WASTE MANAGEMENT AND RECYCLING RECRUITMENT SPECIALIST RED KITE WASTE HAVE BEEN DELIVERING KEY STAFF AT ALL LEVELS TO THE WASTE MANAGEMENT AND RECYCLING SECTOR FOR SEVERAL YEARS. ABOUT THE SECTOR: Waste management and recycling is one of the strongest growth sectors in the UK, leading to an abundance of rewarding and progressive career paths to people from inside and outside the industry. AN EXCELLENT OPPORTUNITY FOR A SITE OPERATIONS MANAGER TO JOIN A LEADING SCRAP METALS MERCHANT Role: Site Manager - Recycling & Waste Management Salary: £25-30,000 Location: Candidates will be considered from Manchester and surrounding areas CLIENT: My client is a leading scrap metals merchant in the waste and recycling sector. They are engaged in waste management and scrap metal recycling services. With their own recycling and transport facilities they can offer a full and comprehensive waste management service to potential customers. ROLE : You will be responsible for the smooth running of operations and maintenance within the plant, ensuring compliance within government legislation regarding waste management on your shift, company policy and all aspects of health and safety within the facility. The role will involve managing site operatives and overseeing the use of mobile plant equipment including balers, 360 excavators and telehandlers. You will be responsible for the development of the site and increase production. You will be responsible for ensuring highest quality which will in turn mean maximum value can be attained on the sale of processed material streams EXPERIENCE Strong leadership is a prerequisite for the role including experience in the delivery of change with a positive outcome Waste management / Recycling / Scrap Metal experience is essential. Any of the following experience / qualifications a plus but not necessary: Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Maintenance Technician, NVQ / HNC / HND in manufacturing, business, business improvement techniques, waste management, mobile plant operation You MUST be committed to inspiring and enforcing a positive Health and Safety ethic within the team, IOSH & NEBOSH are desirable. WAMITAB COTC4 (Certificate of Technical Competence) desirable Previous experience: site manager, operations manager, scrap metal site manager, site supervisor, shift manager You must understand scrap metal / swarf / scrap metal processing This job was originally posted as