Job Title: Site Chemist - Hazardous Waste Transfer Station
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000, depending on experience
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 hours per day between the hours of 7:00am – 6:00pm.
Reporting to: Senior Site Chemist
Reporting to the Senior Site Chemist, the purpose of the role is to assist with receiving, processing and despatch wastes through a hazardous waste transfer facility.
Paramount to the role is that waste is assessed and handled in an approved manner ensuring Health, Safety and Environmental compliance are met whilst demonstrating adherence to procedures and a keen eye for detail.
Key aspects of the role:
Working closely with site operational teams to maximise shared resource, the job holder will undergo or carry out any training as agreed or requested to strengthen their abilities or the abilities of others.
Assist the Senior Site Chemist, Technical Manager and SHEQ Manager in meeting their targets.
The Job holder will also assist in Duty of Care compliance audits with existing and potential customers. Also helping to develop written operating procedures and risk assessments.
You will analyse samples according to Company Procedures.
The Job holder may have to undertake work at other facilities including customer's premises. This may involve travelling and nights away. You will also be cross trained over transfer station duties. The job may include other reasonable duties/tasks from time to time.
The ideal candidate:
Working at FWM
Our employees are critical to our success and growth. They are at the core of our business, our culture and our values. To manage and support them effectively, we promote group-wide policies that focus on our core values;
Trust - Trust we place in ourselves, colleagues and service partners to deliver our best result every time
Preparation - Ready for each opportunity and prepared to reach further
Persistence - The determination to succeed in each prescribed goal
Thoroughness - Getting it right, every time
Creativity - The freedom to apply lateral thinking to overcome obstacles
Allied to this is our dedication to equality and diversity, health and safety and ethical conduct. The same principles apply to all employees, wherever they are, whatever their role.
As a dynamic and growing business, we benefit from the continual inflow of new skills and ideas. We make sure newcomers are properly integrated into the company by promoting our core values throughout the business. We engage with our colleagues through regular discussion and appraisal, listening to them and valuing their insight - this is the key to high productivity and high retention rates.
We pay particular attention to motivating our people to perform at peak by recognising their achievements and rewarding them appropriately. We value proactive, self-motivated people with ideas, energy and commitment and we encourage them by insisting that no doors are closed, and every voice will be heard.
To apply for this role, please forward a copy of your CV, along with a covering letter, to email@example.com
Strictly NO agencies.
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