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Refuse Collector

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  • Cardiff, Wales
  • Contract,
  • Waste and Recycling,
  • 22/03/2024
Job description

We are currently recruiting for a temp role- Refuse Loaders based in Cardiff.

Location: Cardiff                              

Pay Rate: £12.38

Contract: Temporary On-Going

As a loader, you’d pick up waste for disposal or recycling. You would work as part of a small team, collecting refuse from a different local area each day of the week.

You would:

  • Move bags, wheelie bins and recycling bins and boxes
  • Use a lifting mechanism to tip the waste from bins into the lorry
  • Throw plastic bags into the back of the lorry
  • Crush the waste
  • Sort recyclable materials at the kerbside
  • Guide the driver safely around the streets
  • Report any problems with waste collections
  • Help to unload the waste at designated facilities
  • Record the amount of waste collected

The ideal candidate must:

- Be flexible with finish times, as this will vary each day


-Provide excellent customer service

-Have good attention to detail

-Work well within a team


-Free parking on site

-Permanent contract opportunities 

Successful candidates will be a pro-active team worker, liaising and co-operating with all members of staff. Operate within the confines of company policy and procedure requirements, including integrity and confidentiality in respect of the business. Abide by health and safety legislation in respect of yourself and others.

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