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Refuse & Recycling Chargehand

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    Business services

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    about 21 hours ago

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  • Client:

    Serco Group Plc

Job Description

You will support supervisors by directly overseeing and organising refuse and cleaning operations as a chargehand.

What will your role include?

  • Issuing work instructions to operational staff and monitoring staff performance, reporting all under performance and non-compliance

  • Organising staff working rotas and arranging holiday and sickness cover

  • Removing fly tips and animal carcasses from the highway

  • Driving of LGV's

  • Required to be on out of hours rota

  • Complete litter bin round and bagged waste clearance

  • Occasional Supervisor holiday and sickness cover and any other duties as required.

Candidate Description

You will hold an HGV licence or be willing to undertake training to obtain your HGV licence.

You will have good organisational and people management skills

A supervisory / management qualification or training is desirable, but not essential.

Why Serco

Meaningful and vital work: The nature of our business means you will do interesting work that matters - delivering essential services that touch people's lives

A world of opportunity: Our diverse UK-wide operations offer unrivalled opportunities to learn and develop. You'll be able to broaden your experience and apply your skills in new ways.

Great people: We are a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed. You'll have the resources you need to do your job in a diverse and supportive environment.

Application Description

At Serco we support fair access to employment for those with unspent criminal convictions through the 'Ban the Box' pledge (some may be exempt due to the nature of the role and the security clearance required). Please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000 to discuss.

Employer Description

Serco's Environmental Services provide a complete waste and recycling service on behalf of the residents in the local community. With a professional, dedicated, and friendly team of Refuse and Recycling and Street Cleansing staff, we ensure that streets, homes and businesses are kept clean, safe and tidy, whilst providing the very best levels of customer service to all members of the community that we serve. And right now, we have an opportunity for a like-minded individual to join our team of essential key workers and help us make a positive difference to the environment we all live and work in.