Site Operative

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Location - Preston, PR2 5NQ
Salary -£10.36ph plus Veolia benefits
Hours - 40 per week - Monday to Friday 08.00 to 16.30
Ovetime at weekends when needed
We are looking for a Site Operative to join us at our Hazardous Waste Treatment Facility in Preston.
This position is excellent for an individual looking to enter the waste and recycling world
If you are a team player who is looking to kick-start your career, we want to hear from you!
What will you be doing?
Assist the chemist team to inspect incoming wastes and safely load / unload vehicles
Prepare outgoing loads to a high standard including labelling containers, banding and wrapping palletised wastes
Manually repack waste for onward disposal
Load and unload bulk storage tanks and road tankers
Operate machinery including drum compactors and air powered tools
Maintain safe and compliant storage on site
Undertake general DIY and maintenance tasks as they arise
What are we looking for?
Similar manual handling, operational background and experience
Willingness to work outside in all weathers, handling and reprocessing various types of waste and chemicals
Industry/chemical waste handling experience would be an advantage
Forklift truck licence [counterbalance] would be desirable
Our promise to you
In return, you will receive 20 days of holiday and Veolia benefits which includes access to our People's pension as well as employee discounts
Additionally, we provide mental health and financial support because we are committed to supporting you
Apply now so together we can make our communities better.
We live in a world that needs to take care of its resources, and our mission at Veolia is to 'Resource the World'.
Improving communities, protecting the environment and creating an inclusive culture is right at the heart of our business
Together our employees make our communities better
They are the Resourcers, behind the resources
We want you to be part of our diverse workforce!
Here at Veolia, we're proud to be known as an equal opportunities employer
We know how important it is to be fully committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive place to work for every one of our colleagues
So no matter their age, gender, gender expression, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, belief, sexuality or veteran status, every applicant who meets the minimum requirements will be considered fully
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