Description✓Ready to find the right role for you?
✓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 Show more →