Site Supervisor

  • Job Reference: R6893
  • Date Posted: 12 November 2020
  • Employer: Anglian Water
  • Location: Basildon, Essex
  • Salary: £28,000 to £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus overtime
  • Sector: Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Site Supervisor

Salary - £28,000 - £30,000 with potential to achieve more through overtime

Location Basildon, Essex

Permanent role

Have you worked in the Water/Waste Water industry?

Do you have good computer skills?

Would you be happy taking an industry recognised qualification?

Are you self-motivated and thrive within a commercially focussed company?

Here at Alpheus we are looking to add to our award-winning team. This role is a standalone position on site and as such you must be comfortable taking control and being self-motivated.


Experience as a supervisor is not essential but an understanding of the Water or Waste Water is. This could be from your previous roles such as Plant Optimiser, Tanker driver, Technician, Engineer, Fitter.

At Alpheus (a wholly owned part of the Anglian Water Group) we offer commercial and industrial customers a comprehensive range of specialist water & wastewater asset management services and process solutions, tailored to meet their needs.

We truly value our clients and our team - a diverse, motivated and highly skilled work force who provide an innovative and commercially driven service to our valued and expectant customers.

To help us achieve continued commercial success and further enhance our strong reputation in the water and wastewater treatment industry, we are looking for a proactive and motivated site-based Site Supervisor to join our team. With customer service and safety at the heart of your thinking, we are looking for the right mix of waste management experience and operational skills, with good all-round IT and record keeping ability.

What will you be doing?

To maintain and build upon our excellent reputation within the industry, we are looking for a Site Supervisor to join the team, supervising operations at our Basildon Waste Treatment Centre.

Operating the site in accordance with all relevant legislation, licenses, agreements and company procedures, you'll ensure health and safety is as paramount as output and performance.

Key responsibilities:

Single Manning (with access to internal and external support) of a Hazardous Treatment Centre

Responsible for organising the maintenance of the site and equipment ensuring the site is operational and able to serve customers.

Maintain a positive relationship with customers, Anglian Water and Regulators

Supervise, accept or reject tankered liquid waste following on-site analysis, ensuring required records are accurate.

Manage daily site requirements which will include: testing of waste, and checking/completion of "Duty of Care"/Hazardous waste paperwork

Operation of flow proportional sampling system and compliance with Trade Effluent sampling regime accurately and on time.

What do you need?

We are looking for you to demonstrate excellent organisational and some administrative skills to compliment your knowledge of key waste management issues and legislation. With the ability to lead by example, your Health and Safety awareness will be at the heart of all activities you do. We are looking for you to have basic laboratory and/ or mechanical knowledge to ensure you can deliver a credible and professional service to our customers. As part of this we would help you to achieve your WAMITAB qualification, so a willingness to study this is essential.

If the opportunity to step up to the challenge of being our next Site Supervisor meets your next career step, please apply today!

What benefits do we offer?

At Alpheus, we recognise the importance of our skilled and dedicated employees and want to make sure our people are recognised and rewarded. As part of Anglian Water Group we offer all the benefits of an major industry leading employer.

As a valued employee, you'll be entitled to:

Personal private health care

22 days annual leave - rising with length of service

Pension scheme - Anglian Water double-matches your contributions up to 6%

Bonus scheme 8% of annual salary

Flexible benefits to support your wellbeing and lifestyle.


Why Alpheus Environmental?

We are a leading water and wastewater asset management company specialising in large wastewater treatment plants in both the public and private sector. Combining technical knowledge and commercial expertise, we deliver tailored solutions that are effective, sustainable and cost-effective. Adding value, building reputation and setting new standards: we are a trusted specialist provider working at the forefront of our industry sector.

Closing date 26 November 2020