Landfill Operative

  • Location

    Heathfield, East Sussex

  • Sector:

    Waste Management

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £21902.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ellie Guest

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Landfill Operative



45hours per week - evening, weekend and bank holiday working may be required

Our Client is one of the UK's leading provider of Environmental solutions, offering a full range of Waste and Energy Recovery services through a vast and growing network of Plants and Facilities across the country. As such they are looking for a Landfill Operative to join one of their established teams based in Heathfield.

Role Responsibilities:
As a Landfill Operative, your responsibilities will include but not be limited too;

  • To carry out a variety of manual - machine operated duties across the Landfill site
  • To ensure the maintenance and operation of all site equipment is carried out in a compliant manner
  • To report any defects using the approved system
  • To monitor and carry the tipping of waste into the landfill facility
  • To carry out any reception or front of site duties needed when required
  • To demonstrate a flexible and adaptable approach in order to ensure vital tasks are achieved

Skills & Requirements
The ideal candidate must have:

  • Knowledge of relevant plant and industrial machinery including first line maintenance
  • Experience operating plant and mobile plant, such as Tractor, Waste Compactor, Loading Shovels, Excavators, and Rollonoff.
  • To hold a recognised training certificate within an Industrial field
  • Basic knowledge within Health and Safety
  • Full driving license

Salary & Benefits
On offer for this role is the following:

  • Competitive Salary and Benefits

If you are interested in this position or would like an informal chat to learn more, please call Ellie on 02393 910 473 or email an up to date CV eguest@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. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.