Waste Operative (temporary contract)

Date 02/09/21

Location Knowl Hill, near Maidenhead

Are you looking for a long-term hands-on temp job (up to 9 months) where you’re up and about rather than stuck at a desk? Do you enjoy being part of a small and friendly team? Would you like to work for a family-run waste and environmental business that’s won lots of awards?  If so, you could fit in well at our busy waste treatment facility near Maidenhead, Berkshire, where clinical waste is processed and sterilised. We’re offering a fixed-term contract, competitive salary and 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)
- Perks at Work reward and discount scheme
- Discounted gym membership (at participating gyms)

What you'll be doing as Waste Operative
- Loading and unloading vehicles
- Accepting waste onto site, inspecting it and checking paperwork is correct.
- Operating machinery, such as compactors and bin washers
- Repairing bins
- Segregating clinical waste
- Booking loads in on our Weighbridge computer system

What we're looking for in our Waste Operative
- You’re physically fit
- Strong team worker but also able to work on your own initiative
- Ability to work in busy environments
- Good English understanding (both written and verbal)
- A basic understanding of computers
- Ability to deal with customers

Working hours: Mon-Fri, 7am-5pm; 45 hours per week. You must be willing to work some overtime at weekends and occasionally during the week.

Interested in joining the Grundon success story as our temporary Waste 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. We advertised the role of Waste Operative on 02.09.21
 

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