Are you ready to make a positive impact on your community and the environment? Join our waste management team in Swindon as a Refuse Collector.
Job Title: Refuse Collector
Pay rate: £11.59 PAYE.
Shift Pattern: 8.00am to 16.00pm- Monday to Friday
- Collect waste from designated routes, adhering to established schedules and routes.
- Load waste into collection vehicles manually or with mechanical equipment.
- Separate recyclable materials from general waste and place them in appropriate containers.
- As a Refuse Collector you will be unloading waste at disposal sites or recycling centres.
- Safely and efficiently operate waste collection equipment, including compactors and lifting mechanisms.
- Collaborate with team members and drivers to optimize collection routes.
- Strictly adhere to safety guidelines and protocols to ensure a secure work environment.
- Report any equipment malfunctions or safety hazards to supervisors promptly.
- Communicate with residents and businesses, educating them on waste disposal guidelines and regulations.
- Refuse Collectors must maintain a professional and respectful demeanour while interacting with the public.
Qualifications and Skills:
- All Refuse Collectors must be physical fit and can handle heavy lifting and repetitive tasks.
- Strong attention to detail and a commitment to cleanliness.
- Ability to work outdoors in various weather conditions.
- Effective communication skills for interacting with team members and the public.
- Knowledge of waste disposal regulations and safety procedures is advantageous.
- Previous experience in waste management or a similar role is beneficial but not required.
Make a difference in your community as a Refuse Collector.
Keen to join us? Let's discuss your potential. Reach out at 01332 410 470
This role is a month's contract and will start on 9th November 2023 until 9th December 2023, although, there is a possibility of an extension.