Site Manager - Waste Processing Plant

  • Location

    Sittingbourne, Kent

  • Sector:

    Materials Recovery

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  • Salary:

    £39000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Becki Saunders

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  • Published:

    3 days ago

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Site Manager - Waste Processing Plant
£39,000 - £41,000 + car + benefits


Astute Technical Recruitment are recruiting for a Site Manager to run a large processing plant that deals with Incinerator Bottom Ash (IBA) from a local Energy from Waste power station.
The Site Manager will be responsible for effectively and efficiently managing all aspects of the site operations and comply with company policy and procedures.

What will I be doing?

Reporting directly to the Production Manager, as Site Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring the site is compliant with all aspects of Health & Safety and Environmental permitting
  • Coordination, planning and scheduling of all plant maintenance and production requirements to minimise downtime.
  • Ensuring that all aspects of their site meet the required company standards, including PPE, time keeping, attendance, maintenance, guarding
  • Work on all site training requirements and ensure training records are up to date.

What experience does the role require?

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • 4 years 'experience in managing a process site - waste, cement, recycling etc
  • Ideally a qualification in the waste or processing industry - NVQ, HNC, WAMITAB etc
  • Previous supervisory or management experience in a similar industry
  • Mobile Plant licences/experience are desirable
  • Conversant and Knowledgeable with Health and Safety.

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • A highly competitive basic salary
  • Company car
  • Generous bonus scheme
  • Company pension
  • Private healthcare
  • 24 days holiday plus Bank Holidays

To apply for this exciting opportunity simply send a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to bsaunders@astutetechnical.co.uk or alternatively you can call 02392 288 214 and speak to Becki Saunders

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.

Become part of something great

  • 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!

  • 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.