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Waste Operative

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Facility / Cleaning

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  • Salary:

    Not Specified

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  • Published:

    about 9 hours ago

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  • Client:


Job Description

  • To ensure that the clients waste management area is kept clean and tidy.

  • To be able meet the waste collection schedules as agreed with the client.

  • Ensure that segregation targets are met.

  • Arrange for the collection of waste from registered waste carriers.

  • Show a flexible attitude and willingness to assist other team members as part of the whole on-site team.

    Main duties

  • To make daily waste collections as shown in the agreed schedule.

  • To ensure that the clients segregation targets are met and highlight any non-conformance's.

  • To liaise with MITIE Waste help-desk to arrange delivery and collections of waste skips.

  • To carry out cleaning of factory areas on a weekly basis.

  • Coordinate with the Team Leader any overtime requirements

  • Ensure work orders show the correct asset details, materials used and time spent on the task and that communications are maintained between the client and MTFM relating to their progress

  • To assess Health & Safety requirements of tasks and to arrange for all necessary Safety Permits, Method Statements and Risk Assessments to be raised and monitored to ensure the task is completed in a safe and efficient manner

  • To report on all accidents

  • To observe visiting sub contractor's staff and to report on non-conformance's or safety violations

  • To understand and complete all work related documentation accurately and on time

  • To understand and comply with policies and procedures

  • To carry out work in a safe and diligent manner

  • To comply with all Health and Safety policies and procedures

  • To attend and fully participate in training and appraisal activities as required

  • To undertake additional duties in line with capabilities as required

Candidate Description

  • To have a nationally recognised forklift licence with experience of operating a counterbalance truck in a factory environment.

  • To be aware of waste legal requirements and the requirements of ISO14001

  • Able to work outside normal hours

Application Description

East and North Trust, Lister Hospital, Coreys Mill Lane,



Employer Description

Mitie was founded in 1987, Mitie is the UK's leading facilities management and professional services company, looking after a large, diverse, blue-chip customer base, from banks and retailers, to hospitals, schools and government offices. Mitie has over 77,000 people, 100+ office locations, and thousands of customers across the country, there's no limit to what you can achieve if you work for us.