Jobs in Waste and Recycling

Fancy working in a challenging but fulfilling sector? Then a role within the waste and recycling industry might be right up your street! It can be physically demanding as lots of the roles will be based outdoors in all weather conditions, but your work would help keep your local neighbourhoods clean and safe, as well supporting communities and businesses to offset their carbon footprint. 

Some of the roles we recruit for include:

  • Refuse / Waste Operatives
  • Loader Operatives
  • Recycling Operatives / Advisors
  • Sort Line Pickers
  • Site / Yard Operatives
  • Balers
  • Litter Pickers
  • Team Leaders / Supervisors

Browse and apply for jobs in Waste and Recycling

list Industrial Cleaner
£12 per hour
Wrexham
Posted: 12 July 2022
Expires: 10 October 2022

Gap personnel operating as an employment business are currently recruiting for 5 Industrial Cleaners to join their team on a temporary basis

The duties include responsible for cleaning duties within a Recycling Plant including:

  • Brushing up of work areas
  • Scraping of the machines
  • Carrying and moving waste materials

The candidate must have:

  • Experience advantageous
  • Must be reliable

Training provided to develop into the role

This role is working within a household waste recycling centre, the environment is dusty and dirty.

The hours of work are Monday - Friday 2pm-10pm with a rate of £12 

This role can go permanent for the right candidate.

For more information or to arrange an interview in your local area please call gap personnel Wrexham branch on 01978 366666 alternatively, send your CV to gap_wrexham@gap-personnel.com.

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list Waste Disposal Attendant
£9.50 per hour
Wrexham
Posted: 12 July 2022
Expires: 10 October 2022

Gap personnel operating as an employment business are currently recruiting for 5 Waste Disposal Attendants to join their team on a temporary basis

Duties include:

  • Shovelling and moving materials around the plant
  • Sorting through household waste
  • Selecting materials that can be recycled and ensuring waste items are in the correct bins
  • Helping members of the public with their recycling needs

Successful candidates will need:

  • Must be reliable
  • Good attention to detail
  • Previous experience in a similar role is advantageous although not essential
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions

This role is working within a household waste recycling Centre based outside.

The hours of work are Monday – Sunday 4-5 days per week

8am-8pm or 9am-4pm must be able to work both shifts

Pay rate: £9.50 per hour

Bank holidays are double pay.

For more information or to arrange an interview in your local area please call gap personnel Wrexham branch on 01978 366666 alternatively, send your CV to gap_wrexham@gap-personnel.com.

 

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list Pickers
£10 per hour
Wrexham
Posted: 12 July 2022
Expires: 10 October 2022

Gap personnel operating as an employment business are currently recruiting for 5 pickers to join their team on a temporary basis

 

The duties include:

  • Picking materials off the conveyor belt and separating them
  • Shovelling and moving materials around the plant
  • Sorting through household waste

Successful candidates will need:

  • Previous experience working within a recycling plant environment
  • Must be reliable
  • Good attention to detail

This role is working within a household waste recycling centre, the environment is dusty and dirty.

The hours of work are Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

Pay rate: £10 per hour

This role can go permanent for the right candidate.

For more information or to arrange an interview in your local area please call gap personnel Wrexham branch on 01978 366666 alternatively, send your CV to gap_wrexham@gap-personnel.com.

 

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Green Space Worker
Hourly rate paid to cover contracted hours, no expected overtime included.
Exeter
Posted: 23 September 2022
Expires: 05 October 2022

gap personnel are operating as the recruitment business and we currently have vacancies for 3 Green Space Workers on a temporary/ongoing contract to work for Exeter City Council around the Marsh Barton area of the city.

 

This role has a variety of responsibilities and would particularly suit someone with experience of using power tools. Ideally you have worked in a similar role before, although this is not essential.

 

A typical day in this type of role will consist of several key tasks:

 

• Mainly cutting grass using either a rotary or ride on mower

• Strimming gardens and grassed areas

• Litter picking grassed areas before cutting the grass

• Sweeping paths, ensuring that all areas are left clean and tidy

• Cleaning all tools and equipment after use

• You will take an active responsibility for your own safety and that of colleagues and others around you (including members of the public)

 

The pay rate for this position is £9.98ph.

 

To be considered for this vacancy you will be:

 

Hard working

Willing to learn

Hold a FULL driving licence

Be happy to work outside in a variety of weather conditions

Have experience in a similar role, (although this is not essential)

Possess previous working knowledge of using a range of power tools

If you are interested in this role, please get in touch either by emailing on

exeter@gap-personnel.com or call us on 01392 273665.

Closing date for applications is the 5th October 2022.

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Recycling Operative
11.85
liverpool
Posted: 22 September 2022
Expires: 31 October 2022

Gap Personnel who are operating as an employment business are currently recruiting on behalf of our client for Waste Recycling Operatives for a company based in Gilmoss.

The position is ongoing with a possibility of going into a permanent contract for suitable candidates.

We have immediate start for Waste Recycling Operatives in Gilmoss, Liverpool.

We offer:

  • immediate start
  • ongoing work
  • weekly pay

Shifts available:

  • 08:00-17:00 Monday to Friday
  • 17.15 - 05:15 Monday to Friday

Rate of pay:

  • £9.50 per hour for the day shift
  • £11.85 per hour for the night shift

Interested candidates can send their CV to liverpool@gap-personnel.com or call our office at 0151 236 9231

Gap personnel group are committed to the selection, recruitment, and development of the best people, basing judgement solely on suitability for the job.

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Warehouse operator St Helens
9.50
liverpool
Posted: 20 September 2022
Expires: 27 October 2022

 WE’RE RECRUITING!!

TEMP to PERM ROLES

We have excellent opportunities for work at a recycling plant in St Helens. The roles are based on an ongoing basis and will lead to permanent contracts for suitable candidates.

Our client offers ongoing work, with training and development with fantastic progression opportunities within the business.

 

The purpose of the role is to:

Keep the factory clean and tidy, as it is a hygiene role. In addition to this, there could be potential to progress in the company to different roles

Duties will include:

·         Mopping

·         Cleaning

·         Changing buckets

·         Emptying bins

·         Assisting with any other requirements

The hours of work are Monday to Friday( 37.5 hours)

·         8am- 4:30pm

The rate of pay is:

·         £9.50

Benefits of working for us:

  • Free Parking
  • Weekly pay
  • Small friendly business
  • 28 days accrued holidays for the year
  • Temp to Perm roles available
  • Investment in training and development
  • Progression opportunities within the business
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