Recycling Operative

  • Location:
    Ilkeston, Derbyshire Ilkeston, Derbyshire Ilkeston, Derbyshire Ilkeston, Derbyshire
  • Salary:
    c£29,500 / per annum D.O.E
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    Engineering Jobs
  • Deadline:
    May 26, 2023

Express Recruitment are delighted to be working in partnership with one of the world’s leading manufacturers within the FMCG sector. Due to a packed-out order book, our client is seeking a Recycling Operative to join their team during this extremely busy period!

The successful candidate will work on a 4 on 4 off basis, 6:00pm – 6:00am and receive a competitive starting salary of up to c£29,500.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Ensure all machinery operates to maximum efficiency, reporting any issues to management
  • Load and unload the de-bagging machine
  • Move around goods, ensuring all stock movements are recorded correctly
  • Handle, sort and separate a wide range of recyclable materials
  • Carry out the safe training on machinery to new starters when necessary

Skills & Experience 

  • Valid Forklift Truck Licence (Counterbalance & Reach) highly desirable
  • Working knowledge of the recycling process highly desirable
  • Excellent knowledge of the manufacturing health and safety procedures
  • Ability to work as an individual and part of a team
  • Strong communication and IT literacy skills

About Express Recruitment

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: Monday-Friday, 6:00pm – 6:00am

Salary: c£29,500 per annum D.O.E

Location: Ilkeston, Derbyshire

Job Type: Permanent

Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.