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Waste Recycling Operative

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Reach Recruitment are proud to announce that we are currently recruiting Recycling Operatives for our Waste Management client based in the HU14 - Melton area.

The purpose of this role is to work as part of the operational picking team to deliver effective, timely and cost-effective waste processes on our recycling processing site. You will be working as a part of a team picking recyclable materials from conveyer belt, doing general housekeeping, supporting different department with any additional tasks.

Due to site location, own transport is essential.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • To work within each waste stream sorting all waste within each process for effective recycling operations.
  • To work closely with other team members, to ensure compliance with Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental policies, procedures, and regulations.
  • To use equipment to assist recycling processes as required. - To carry out general housekeeping and maintain high standards in the recycling plant and externally.
  • Maintain a clean and tidy operations site and equipment.
  • Report all near misses, accidents, or incidents in accordance with company procedures.
  • Sort waste and remove non-recyclable items.
  • Inspect materials for contamination.

To be successful for this role, you will have:

  • Good communication skills
  • Teamwork
  • Good timekeeping and attendance record
  • Flexible attitude
  • Experience and Qualifications
  • Experience within the waste industry (desirable)
  • Available work long hours and occasionally

Working hours:

Monday to Friday - 6am until 6pm


2x15min tea breaks

1x30min lunch break

What’s in it for you?

  • Exclusive discounts for Agency Workers
  • Good weekly salary
  • Set shift.
  • ongoing work
  • Temp to Perm opportunity.
  • Career opportunities
  • Upskilling program
  • Private free parking
  • Friendly environment

To apply by following the directions on the website, alternatively for more information please call Reach Recruitment on 01482 235100. Reach Recruitment recruit for Temporary, Temp-to-Perm and Permanent opportunities working Industrial, Manufacturing, Engineering, Construction, Production and Modular sectors throughout the region. If this role is not suitable for you, we would be happy to have an informal discussion regarding any future opportunities.

While we will endeavour to respond to every applicant personally, on occasion this is not always possible, therefore, if you have not heard back from us within 14 days of applying, you have been unsuccessful.


Melton, East Riding of Yorkshire
Job Posted: 
Fri, 08 Sep 2023
Closing Date: 
Fri, 22 Sep 2023

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