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Recycling Operatives

Reference Number: 6406

Job Specifications

  • Job LocationLocation: Scunthorpe
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: National Minimum Wage / Hour
  • Job Contract TypeContract Type: Temp To Perm
  • Employment TypeHours Type: Full Time
  • Job Shift TypeShift Type: Tuesday to Friday

Job Description

Our client, a national waste company expert in water and waste management, are offering an exciting opportunity for Recycling Operative jobs in Scunthorpe. Employing over 5000 employees across all UK sites, handling 10 million tonnes of waste.

This national company are a forward-thinking organisation and are offering temporary to permanent position(s) to join an existing team of hardworking waste management specialists to provide a first-class service.

You will be enthusiastic, energetic, motivated and physically fit with excellent time keeping skills who enjoys working as part of a team and being outdoors. This role will suit you if you are keen to maintain high standards and have a hands-on approach.

Diverse Employment are working on behalf of the advertised position so should you wish to apply, we would be pleased to hear from you.

Job Summary

Hours of Work

  • Tuesday to Friday (Ad-Hoc) 07:45 to finish


The following are a list of responsibilities for the Recycling Operatives jobs in Scunthorpe :

  • Working in a team of 2 to 3
  • Maintaining accurate records for the removal of materials
  • You will be working in a fast pace environment collecting the recycling boxes
  • Empty recycling boxes into the collection vehicle
  • Put the boxed back where they were collected from
  • Inspect materials for any contaminants
  • Meet the requirements of audits and cleaning specifications
  • Ensure work is carries out to the highest standards of health and safety
  • Conducting the lifting via manual handling methods
  • Communication between colleagues


  • Possibly covered a manual handling course


  • Previous labouring and/or similar experience previously
  • Flexible approach to adapt to changing demands and conditions

Desired Skills / Qualities

  • You will need to be physically fit due to the demanding role
  • A good understanding of manual handling is required
  • You must be willing to work in all weathers
  • You must be an effective communicator
  • And most importantly you must be able to work as a team player
  • You must be able to follow instructions and guidance
  • Must have Safety boots and HI-Viz jacket
  • Able to follow instructions and guidance
  • Self Motivated
  • Able to use own initiative
  • Proactive approach

Job Benefits / Perks

  • Statutory Holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Full Training Provided
  • Temp to Perm Position
  • Potential for progression for the right person/people

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