Landfill Site Operative

Date 22/07/21

Location Bishop’s Cleeve, near Cheltenham

Do you have experience of operating mobile plant, such as excavators, dumpers, bulldozers, rollers, tractors and compactors? And are you happy to work outdoors? Here at Grundon Waste Management, we’re looking for a Landfill Site Operative to join the dedicated team ensuring the smooth operation of our waste facility at Bishop’s Cleeve, near Cheltenham.

You’ll join us on a permanent full-time contract and have access to some 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 our Landfill Site Operative
- Operating mobile plant, such as excavators, dumpers, bulldozers, rollers, tractors and compactors
- General labouring duties on site, including litter-picking
- Assisting with the operations of our ash treatment plant
- Daily plant checks, reporting any defects
- Cleaning and refuelling mobile plant

What we're looking for in our Landfill Site Operative
- Experience of operating mobile plant
- Good timekeeping and attendance record
- Awareness of health & safety issues
- You must be happy to work outdoors in all weather conditions

Working hours: an average of 49.25 per week - Mon-Thurs 7am-5pm, Fri 7am-4.30pm, plus alternate Saturday mornings, 7am-11.30am.

Interested in joining the Grundon success story as our Landfill Site Operative? Click apply. No agencies please

Please note: We don’t use closing dates, but interview as soon as we have applications that look like a good match, so do apply as soon as possible. 

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