- Pay Rate:
£9.79 per hour PAYE
- Hours per Week:
35-37 Monday – Friday, hours tbc
This opening assignment is for 3 months
Temporary Refuse Loader – Waste Collection
Job Ref: Northumberland 6153513524180
A Refuse Loader is required to provide an efficient recycling led Waste Management service to a wide range of customers.
- Operate and control mechanical container lifting equipment (manual and automatic) on collection vehicles to facilitate the emptying of bins in a safe manner
- Act as Banks Person and assist Driver with all vehicle reversing / difficult manoeuvres
- Ensure the removal of all waste in approved sacks/containers and the satisfactory completion of the round to the requirements of the Team Leader
- Deal with on-site problems in a responsible and helpful manner ensuring good public relations and making effective judgements with regard to the removal of excess waste (domestic, commercial and recyclable materials) and heavy sacks/containers
- Return all containers to the correct collection point after emptying and avoid obstruction of footpaths and driveways.
“Role Requirements” – to give yourself the maximum chance of success please try and ensure your CV addresses the following essential criteria:
- Manual Handling Certificate.
- Basic awareness of cleansing/waste management issues.
- Ability to work individually or as part of a team in the provision of quality services.
- Customer orientated and able to communicate effectively with a wide range of customers and provide an effective service.
NB: Please feel free to apply to us direct via [email protected] by quoting the job reference and job title exactly. SEE DETAILS AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS AD.
If you have previously applied to one of our vacancies and have already sent the required supporting documentation to us, please make this clear when you re-apply as this will help speed up your application.
Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.
Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:
- Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours.
- Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
- Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
- Please refer to the Role Requirements section above - your CV must address the requirements listed.
Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:
- Any local authority/public sector experience
- Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for.
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Temporary Refuse Loader – Waste Collection
Your CV needs to be current with your most recent role. We won’t be able to submit it with any unexplained gaps in employment. It will save time and improve your chances of success if we can put your CV forward immediately without having to ask for revisions.
Your CV must cover the “Essential Requirements” of the role. Ideally you will address the “Essential Requirements” on each job description page directly, in a bullet point list. Please include any DBS details and other qualifications called for.
Your CV should clearly state that you are available to start work either immediately, or at short notice. In general, our clients are unable to work with notice periods of more than 1 week from the point at which a role is offered, 2 weeks at the very most.
We do not put forward covering letters, so please ensure that your CV in contains all relevant information being called for.
We recommend that you consider sending us a CV suitably tailored CV for each role that you apply for. Job board aggregator sites will generally store only one version of your CV, which can be a bit limiting, so this is to your advantage.