Recycling Operative

  • Confidential
  • Boston PE21, UK
  • 05 Nov, 2021
Full Time Manufacturing

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for an Recycling Operative to join our team based at Coveris UK's Tenens Way site.

Key Areas of Responsibility

* Responsible for the identification, categorisation and separation of waste materials

* To safely prepare those materials identified for recycling or re-use purposes

* To operate the machinery required safely, competently and efficiently

* Responsibility for producing quality finished products within reasonable timescales

* Responsibility to work safely in the environment of potentially dangerous working machinery such as; bailing machines, core cutters and forklifts

* Responsibility for updating documentation and records relating to the recycling process

* Responsibility for the Recycling Warehouse area

* General housekeeping, maintenance of machines and internal building audits

* Responsibility for the provision of pre-cut cores to nominated Coveris production sites. This includes the re-use and re-cutting of supplier cores to supplement supply

* Responsibility for giving accurate information to determine workload and timescales and making senior members aware of any changes

* To respond professionally and efficiently to any contact with customers

* To approve before offering sensitive information to external sources

* To communicate fully with regard to external logistics and transport requirements

* To communicate and ensure an efficient, good working, relationship with our suppliers

* To understand the importance and relevance of what you are doing and what this has on cost saving

* To communicate with other departments and suppliers more freely and encourage better information flow

Key Requirements

* Ability to communicate with all personnel within the Recycling Department

* Ability to adapt between manual and administrative duties when required

* Ability to motivate other personnel within the department

* Ability to work to timescales in a production environment

* Good organisational skills


Should you feel that your skills and experience match the specification, please submit your covering letter and CV along with your salary expectations to our team.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, unfortunately we are unable to provide individual feedback. If you have not heard from us within 7 days after the closing date, then please assume that your application has not been successful