Location: Woking, Surrey
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + plus company benefits
Posted: 6 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Adam Deeprose

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Refuse Collector and Waste Operative (Class 2 license required)

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced professional to join an established and successful total waste management business who specialise in delivering, recycling, recovering, treatment, and disposal for all types of waste. The role will be for Refuse Collector and Waste Operative at their prestigious site in Woking, Surrey.

The successful Refuse Collector and Waste Operative will assist site operations and drive a 7.5 tonne refuse vehicle and collect waste from collection points on site. You will complete daily disposal of waste required off site whilst completing all aspects of health & safety reporting as and when required.

Key Tasks:

  • To drive a 7.5 tonne refuse vehicle and collect waste from collection points on site.
  • Drive to relevant disposal sites to empty vehicle.
  • Refuel truck as and when required.
  • Daily inspection of vehicle prior to beginning daily routes to ensure safe operating conditions.
  • Communicate to the Operations Manager concerning delays, unsafe sites, accidents, equipment breakdowns and other maintenance problems.
  • Keep informed of road and weather conditions to determine safe routes are adhered to.
  • Day to day site operations and waste requirements.
  • Ensure all waste streams are segregated and stored correctly after process in accordance with site Health & Safety policies, Risk Assessments, Safe Systems of Work and any relevant policies and procedures.
  • Ensure you are a role model for other employees (conduct and behaviour).
  • Undertake any training provided to assist you in your role.
  • Encourage a positive work environment and culture for all employees.

Essential qualifications:

  • Class 2 Drivers Licence (clean).
  • Manual Handling (training will be given if needed).

The working hours for this role are Monday to Friday, working 8am to 4.30pm. There is a possibility of 1 in 6 Saturday mornings, working 8am to 12pm. However, extra hours may be required to work depending on the waste requirements and needs of the business.

Salary is up to £29k plus benefits.

Send your CV for immediate consideration!


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

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