Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £14.00 - £16.00 per hour
Posted: 12 months ago
Contract Type: Temporary or Contract
Industry: Civil Engineering
Contact Name: yasmin

Waste Service Team Manager

Job Description

Duties will include:

Responsible for the development, proactive supervision and line management of crew members to enable the service to deliver frontline services in a safe and effective way.
Services may include residual waste collections green garden waste collections, recycling collections, commercial collections, bulky waste collections and deliveries of bins of behalf of two councils and street cleaning services
You will be expected to spend approximately 20% of their time out of depot in order to monitor and support crews - active supervision, site visits, liaison on complaints, H&S risk management etc.).
Day-to day direction of waste collection and street cleaning services, overseeing operations aspects such as staffing levels (holiday and sickness cover), PPE provision and the promotion and supervision of safe working practices
Proactively lead delivery of a high-quality service, including insuring that regular reviews of crews during performance of their rounds take place
Undertake staff performances reviews, appraising their skills and identifying their training and development needs
Manage attendance at work, carrying out return to work interviews, including meeting with individuals and seeking advice from Occupational Health as required, ensuring sickness absence levels are monitored
Lead and manage disciplinary, sickness and absence, grievance cases in conjunction with HR colleagues as necessary.
Ensuring a working environment that protects the health and safety of public and staff. Deliver aspects of the H&S programme for drivers and loaders (induction, in-house training such as toolbox talks, recording activity) and supporting auditing (internal & external).

Experienced Required:

Delivery of front line services in multifunctional environmental services, or similar environment
Experience of proactively managing operational staff with a focus on health and safety
Proactively managing the performance of the operational team
Experience of refuse/recycling collections
Working with colleagues and unions to identify and resolve issues


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