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Waste Handling Operative

Reference Number: 10267

  • Job LocationLocation: Sheffield
  • Job SalarySalary/Rate: Minimum Wage, time and half paid as overtime & Saturdays / Hour
  • Job Contract TypeContract Type: Temp To Perm
  • Employment TypeHours Type: Full Time
  • Job Shift TypeShift Type: Monday To Friday

Job Description

Our client is a UK leading integrated waste management company providing collection, recycling, treatment, disposal and technologically driven energy generation services across four operating divisions, are looking to recruit a Waste Handling Operative to join their team in Sheffield.


If you want to make a difference and feel valued and are hands on with a passion to succeed, this is the role for you. Your role matters!

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

  • Monday to Friday, Days, 40 hours per week


The following are a list of responsibilities for the Waste Handling Operative jobs in Sheffield :

  • FLT duties
  • Completion of paperwork and filing within the office
  • Completion of equipment and mobile plant records
  • Labelling, marking, transferring containers on site
  • A good understanding of manual handling is required
  • Manual handling operations, bulking, transferring containers, palletising, shrink wrapping
  • Must be able to work as a team player as you will be required to work in a buddy system, with another operative on the same rotation
  • You must be able to follow instructions and guidance
  • Ensure work is carried out to the highest standards of health and safety


  • FLT Counterbalance (in date & accredited)


  • Previous waste industry experience an advantage but not essential

Desired Skills / Qualities

  • You must be an effective communicator
  • Must be physically fit due to the demanding role
  • A good understanding of manual handling is required and being health and safety conscious
  • Happy working in all weathers
  • Be a team player
  • Self-motivated and able to use own initiative
  • Proactive approach
  • Communicate with people at all levels

Job Benefits / Perks

  • Statutory Holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Full training provided

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