HWRC Operative

  • West Harrogate, Malton, Sowerby and York.
  • Flexible working patterns, both full and part time. Includes weekends
  • £10.10 per hour, plus extra allowances for weekends and bank holidays
  • Starting at 20 days holiday, plus bank holidays

Locations: West Harrogate, Malton, Sowerby and York.

Hours: Flexible working patterns, both full and part time. Includes weekends

Salary: £10.10 per hour, plus extra allowances for weekends and bank holidays.

Additional benefits: 20 days holiday, plus bank holidays (increasing to 25 days after 5 years’ service)

 

Yorwaste is an award winning, industry leading waste management provider operating across North Yorkshire and the City of York.  We have a strong focus towards health and safety, as well as customer service, with a simple hands-on approach.

Our people are the heart of our business and key to our success.  Yorwaste’s achievements are a direct result of the hard work and commitment of our valued employees. As demand for our services grow, so does our team, which is why we would like you to join us.

 

Your Role

We are currently looking for Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) Operatives to join the teams who safely and effectively run our sites across North Yorkshire. These sites are often open 6 days a week offering essential services for the immediate local communities.

With centres close to you, you can join us and help make a difference to reduce environmental impact and improve sustainability in your community for future generations. Currently our sites achieve over 90% recycling rates to help keep North Yorkshire looking beautiful.

You will help maximise the quality and amount of materials separated for recycling, plan and organise the activities on site, be the face of Yorwaste to on site visitors and, where required, deputise for the Area Supervisor.

 

Your Responsibilities

·       Helping the public and customers use the site.

·       Providing a friendly, reliable and professional service.

·       Adhering to, and promoting, high standards of health and safety for yourself, your team and the public.

·       Safely operating equipment and machinery.

·       Working with commercial traders, providing advice and handling payments.

·       Reporting unauthorised waste depositing.

·       Supporting other HWRC teams if required.

 

Qualifications, experience and skills required

We are looking for people who are motivated, have good communication skills and are able to work well as part of a team.  We offer comprehensive on-site training, so all you need is the drive to undertake such training, development or qualifications to benefit your work within this role and the company.

 

What we can offer you:

We offer an hourly rate of £9.50 per hour with £20 additional weekend allowance, and £30 Bank Holiday allowance. This is paid in addition to your hourly rate.

20 days holiday, plus bank holidays (rising to 25 after 5 years’ service).

Access to employee benefits and local discounts, as well as the employee assistance programme.

Full training and the supply of all personal protective equipment needed.

Working in an open-air environment, delivering an essential service benefiting your local community and environment.

Closing date: 29th May 2022

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Our people are the key to our success. Yorwaste’s achievements and excellent reputation are a direct result of the hard work and commitment of staff.

We offer an hourly rate of £9.50 per hour with £20 additional weekend allowance, and £30 Bank Holiday allowance. This is paid in addition to your hourly rate.

20 days holiday, plus bank holidays (rising to 25 after 5 years’ service).

Access to employee benefits and local discounts, as well as the employee assistance programme.

Full training and the supply of all personal protective equipment needed.

Working in an open-air environment, delivering an essential service benefiting your local community and environment.

We continue to invest to deliver a range of waste reuse, recycling, and disposal options to meet the requirements of our customers.

Sandy Boyle, Managing Director
Yorwaste waste management drivers in lorry