Compliance Officer - Leyland - Up to £24k plus vehicle

Compliance Officer - Leyland - Up to £24k plus vehicle

Job Title: Compliance Officer - Leyland - Up to £24k plus vehicle
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leyland, Lancashire
Salary: Up to £24000.00 per annum + Vehicle
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH11784_1521565390
Contact Name: Chris Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 20, 2018 17:03

Job Description

Job Title - Compliance Officer - Nr Preston

Salary - Up to £24,000 plus vehicle

Location - Nr Preston, Lancashire

Our client is one of the UK's leading Waste and Resource Management specialists, offering a full range of services, from the collection of municipal and commercial waste, the recycling and processing of such materials, to the to the production of green energy in their state of the art EFW facilities operating throughout the UK.

We're looking for a Compliance Officer with a waste management background to join their team covering the Lancashire Local Authority municipal collection contract.
Our client is a well-established Resource Management specialist with a strong Municipal and Commercial Collection workload and a growing reputation in the Waste Management sector. Their services cover logistics, deliveries, collections and recycling aspects so this is very much a one stop shop approach and are currently looking for a Compliance Assessor to join the Lancashire Team.

The Role
As Compliance Assessor you will be responsible for supporting the Compliance Manager by providing advisory service on all matters surrounding compliance with legislation, regulations and best practice. You will be responsible for all audits to be carried out in-house and with sub contractors working on the contract, ensuring problem areas are recognised and action plans presented.

Role Responsibilities
As Compliance Assessor your responsibilities will be include but not limited too;

  • Identifying potential areas of compliance vulnerability and risk reporting back to the Compliance manager with suggested action plans
  • Conduct environmental, H&S and quality audits on Service Providers to ensure adherence to standards
  • Liaising with the different departments to organise site visits where required
  • Ensure all documentation relating to audits are validated and logged onto the internal systems.
  • Support the Compliance Manager on gap analysis and any compliance issues raised.

The Ideal Candidate
As the ideal candidate you will have excellent communication skills and ability to influence others. You will be organised and analytical in your approach. Previous experience in the Waste Industry or Local Authority would certainly be beneficial. As an individual you will be enthusiastic, flexible with travel with a full UK drivers license.

To Apply
This is an excellent opportunity to work with one of the industry leaders in waste resource management. For a confidential discussion and further details please forward your CV to Chris Jones at or call 02392 288214.

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