HWRC Site Attendant

Job Description

Are you an experienced site operative with experience in waste management looking to take on a new challenge?

Viridor is one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK’s green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world’s resources new life.

We are now looking to recruit a HWRC Site Attendant to join our team based at our Household Waste Recycling Centre in Strathaven, on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern

The Role:

Joining our team, the HWRC Site Attendant will assist and advise site visitors to ensure that waste brought onto the site is segregated as much as possible for recycling, ensuring a positive experience for site visitors.

The ideal HWRC Site Attendant will have: 

  • Good knowledge of HWRC operations.
  • The ability to recognise different types of waste streams.
  • Experience of controlling traffic movements.
  • Be able to carry out instructions and requests from management with accuracy and efficiency.
  • A full driving licence.
  • Good self-discipline and time keeping.
  • Be physically fit and able to stand for long periods in all weathers.

Rewards and Benefits

In return for your hard work as HWRC Site Attendant, we can offer a competitive salary plus benefits, including:

  • A free helpline for health, legal or personal issues available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
  • Free eye tests and prescription and safety eyewear where required.
  • A contributory pension scheme - helping you plan for later in life
  • Optional contributory healthcare.
  • Payroll giving (charity donations from salary deducted before tax) and cycle to work schemes are all available through Viridor Extras, Discounts on local gym membership and some of the biggest retail brands

If you want to work within a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click apply