Smiths Waste Management operate at bespoke waste transfer stations throughout the South West and South Wales. With centres in Moreton Valence, Tewkesbury, Bristol and Cardiff, Smiths is committed to recycling in our region.
Smiths Materials Recycling Facility at Moreton Valence in Gloucestershire processes waste products generated by the activities of our Divisions across the group. From aggregates, steel and soils generated by Demolition projects, to household and general waste from Smiths Skip Hire customers, our vehicles transport to the facility
Our Waste Management Division are looking for a Multi Skilled Operative to work within our Moreton Valence Transfer Station near Gloucester.
Responsibilities will include:
To ensure that the health & safety procedures are complied with at all times.
Inspecting the inbound loads for conformity to product specification and customer / supplier requirements.
Ensuring product is stored accordingly in a safe and secure manner.
To perform general labouring duties on site.
To operate fixed and mobile plant.
Processing all material efficiently and safely through the automatic balers.
To monitor and maintain housekeeping standards.
Inspecting the outgoing loads for conformity to product specification and customer / supplier requirements.
Control the operation and maintenance of all machinery and equipment in order to maximise effectiveness.
Ensuring all vehicles are loaded and unloaded, in a safe and efficient manner;
To complete all relevant paperwork, including daily checks, defect reporting, production figures and required weight data.
Practical experience of operating machinery.
Good communication skills and be able to communicate appropriately at all levels and hand over effectively.
Experience preferred but not essential as training will be given.
Life Assurance Scheme (2 times salary)
Workplace Pension Scheme
6 monthly boot allowance
Corporate gym membership discount
28 days holiday (including bank holidays)
Support of a friendly team operating as part of a family run business
Smiths are a family company, owned and run by the Smith family since the business began in 1982. They are still wholly committed to the business with two generations actively involved day to day. This engenders a community culture which rewards hard work, teamwork and a commitment to customer service that can be lost in larger corporate structures.
Smiths are committed to ensuring our customers are delighted with our work, impressed by our people and certain to use Smiths again.