Recycling Facility Supervisor

Date 19/04/21

Location Colnbrook, near Slough

Do you have at least one year's supervisory experience, ideally within MRF (Materials Recovery Facilities) or waste management operations? Are you experienced at operating machinery and mobile plant? Ready to take on more responsibility? As Recycling Facility Supervisor (Resource & Recovery), you'll supervise the day-to-day operation of our Colnbrook MRF, near Slough, joining us on a permanent contract and earning a competitive salary and great benefits, including:  

- Pension scheme – you contribute 5% of pay (true cost is less due to Income Tax and NI relief) and Grundon matches this. 
- Life assurance cover as a member of our pension scheme (twice your annual salary from day one).
- Option to buy additional holiday and join cycle to work scheme (after a qualifying period). 
- Perks at Work reward and discount scheme.
- Discounted gym membership (at participating gyms).

What you'll be doing as Recycling Facility Supervisor (Resource & Recovery)
Our MRFs are busy plants where materials such as paper, cardboard, cans and bottles are separated and sorted from tipped waste and then baled and sent on elsewhere to be recycled. Your role will include:
- Acting as the responsible person in the event of an emergency.
- Leading and motivating MRF Operatives, including our Weighbridge Operator.
- Operating mobile plant machinery from time to time to keep operations running.
- Reporting daily on maintenance, throughput and breakdowns.
- Collecting and recording plant data.
  
What we're looking for in our Recycling Facility Supervisor (Resource & Recovery)
- You hold, or are willing to work towards obtaining, COTC/IOSH/first-aid qualifications.
- Commercial awareness, sound judgement, and excellent communication and leadership skills. 
- Competency at operating machinery and plant safely.

Working hours An average of 44.75 hours on a two-week rotating shift pattern. Week 1: 6am-2.30pm Mon-Fri. Week 2: 2.30pm-12.30am Mon-Thurs and 2.30pm-10pm Fri, plus alternate Saturday mornings, 6am-10.30am.

Interested in joining the Grundon success story as our Recycling Facility Supervisor (Resource & Recovery)? Click apply. No agencies please.

Please note: We interview as soon as we have applications that look like a good match, so do apply as soon as possible. We advertised the role of Recycling Facility Supervisor (Resource & Recovery) on 19.04.21

What is it like working at Grundon?

We are committed to achieving diversity by employing the right people to deliver a high quality service based on equality of opportunity, skills, qualifications and relevant experience. We are the largest family-owned waste management company in the UK and we care as much about our employees as we do the environment. We aim to attract and retain high-quality, committed, enthusiastic, customer-focused individuals.

what we offer

Pension Scheme

Pension Scheme

Life Insurance

Life Insurance

Employee Assistance Programme

Employee Assistance Programme

Health Cash Plan

Health Cash Plan

Discounted Gym Membership

Discounted Gym Membership

Cycle to Work Scheme

Cycle to Work Scheme

Mobile Phone Discounts

Mobile Phone Discounts

Holiday Plus

Holiday Plus

Perks at Work – Discount Shopping

Perks at Work – Discount Shopping

Introduce a Friend Scheme

Introduce a Friend Scheme

Suggestions and Innovations Scheme

Suggestions and Innovations Scheme

Long Service Benefits

Long Service Benefits

Come and join our team

Contact us today to find out how Grundon can provide you with a challenging and stimulating working environment, where you can fulfil your potential