Technical Assessor

West Bromwich
West Midlands
Waste Management
Permanent
£25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
25-09-2020 03:40 PM
23-10-2020
BBBH16262


Technical Assessor
Waste Management
West Bromwich
Up to £30,000 + Package


Introduction

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Technical Assessor to join one of the leading Waste Management specialists working within the Hazardous Waste sector across the UK. They are looking for an experienced Technical Assessor to join an established team providing technical expertise to ensure waste streams across the business groups are dealt with in a compliant and commercially sound manner.

The Job

Working as a Technical Assessor, you will be responsible for…

  • Identifying and assigning cost effective treatment and processing routes for a variety of hazardous waste streams (both in house and external) to meet waste enquiries.
  • Carrying out technical assessment of waste enquiries through characterising and applying accurate classification of the waste.
  • Working with site teams to ensure all waste brought onto site meets current permits, compliance and legislation.
  • Organising sampling and testing of waste streams, liaising with on-site laboratory and chemist teams.
  • Provide technical advice, support and guidance to sites within the organisation and to external customers.
  • Work to current company policies, procedures and legislation.
  • Producing reports as and when required
  • Providing suitable waste routing plans and determining accurate pricing for customer enquiries.
  • Proactively supporting the correct safety culture across all sites.



The Candidate

To be considered for this position, candidates are expected to have a background working within the waste management sector with a degree or equivalent in Chemistry.

Candidates will be expected to have a background working in as a Technical Assessor or similar with a good understanding of the waste management/hazardous waste industry.

Candidates should have a strong ability to understand and interpret analytical data and legislation as well as demonstrable experience communicating and coordinating with people at all levels of an organisation.

What's on offer

  • Basic Salary of up to £30,000
  • Opportunity to progress career in the Chemical and Waste Management industries.
  • Full training and support

How to Apply

To apply, please call Gemma Nixon on 02392 222 964 or send a copy of your CV to gnixon@astutetechnical.co.uk

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!