Supervisor – Refuse and Recycling

  • Job Reference: 00007998-1
  • Date Posted: 5 February 2021
  • Employer: FCC Environment
  • Location: Dunstable, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Health, Safety, Environment & Quality
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Supervisor – Refuse and Recycling
Dunstable, Bedfordshire

About Us

We are FCC Environment, one of the nation’s leading waste and resource management companies. Committed to sustainability, we strive to minimise the amount of waste that ends up in landfill by transforming it into valuable resources wherever possible.

We own and operate more than 200 recycling, treatment and disposal facilities and employ nearly 2,400 people across the UK.

We are now looking for a Supervisor to join our team in Dunstable and support the collection of refuse and recycling across the area.

The Benefits

- Competitive salary
- Benefits package

This is a great chance for an individual from a driving or highways background to advance their career and take on a fresh challenge in a leadership role where you can gain excellent hands-on experience and continue your career trajectory.

You’ll discover a forward-thinking organisation offering great rewards and benefits and a fantastic team environment whilst working towards a cleaner environment.

So, if you feel like this is the role for you, we want to hear from you, apply today.

The Role

As a Supervisor, you will be tasked with supporting the collection of refuse and recycling throughout Dunstable.

Specifically, working under the direction of the Manager, you will plan, control and supervise staff and resources to ensure that collections are comprehensive and effective.

Your role will involve:

- Arranging crew deployment, allocating vehicles, plant and materials
- Ensuring adequate labour, vehicles, plant and materials are available to meet requirements
- Setting targets for all crews and monitoring performance
- Ensuring that all relevant documentation is completed by the appropriate staff member
- Making sure that wheel torque and vehicle cleaning is carried out on a weekly basis
- Ensuring that staff comply with H&S legislation and carrying out H&S monitoring
- Managing employee attendance, staff grievances, misconduct and discipline issues

About You

To be considered as a Supervisor, you will need:

- Experience of driving vehicles up to 3.5t
- An LGV Class 2 licence and a standard driving licence
- A Vehicle Operator licence
- A certification for working on the highways
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
- A good level of IT literacy

Other organisations may call this role Team Leader, Team Lead, Refuse Collection Team Lead, Recycling Team Leader, or Recycling Supervisor.

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