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Waste Operative

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Facility / Cleaning

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Not Specified

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month 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 ensure that all Waste Legal Paperwork is correctly completed for each and every delivery/collection.

  • 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

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.