Operations Manager - Hazardous Waste facility - £35k+

Operations Manager - Hazardous Waste facility - £35k+

Job Title: Operations Manager - Hazardous Waste facility - £35k+
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Atherstone, Warwickshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + full package offered
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH10434_1490375831
Contact Name: Chris Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 24, 2017 17:17

Job Description

Operations Manager - Hazardous Waste Facility - Atherstone - £35k+

Our client:
Our client is one of the UK's leading specialist in the waste management solutions with a strong foothold in landfill, material recycling, and hazardous waste. They are seeking an capable Operations Manager to manage their Chemical Waste site in North East Birmingham.

Purpose of the role:

To ensure the site is managed within all legislative requirements, follow company procedures and to ensure the site delivers its targets, both financial and non-financial.


To ensure the facility is compliance with environmental permit(s) and associated documentation
To ensure the facility is Compliance with relevant H&S and transport legislation
Management and motivation of staff to ensure consistent operation of the site
Many the maintenance of the site, plant and equipment to company or supplier specifications
Organisation of services to meet customer needs
Work with existing and new suppliers to aid the operation of the site and development of recycling/disposal options
Ensure the facility is maximising its profits

Nature And Scope:

Reporting to the Area Manager the purpose of the role is to manage the site in compliance with relevant legislation and company procedures whilst delivering to the financial and non-financial targets set for the site.

The role requires the management and motivation of multi-disciplined staff following company policies and procedures to deliver the targets established, whilst also working within the management team to deliver on company strategy and customer expectations.

To be consider for the role the successful individual must be able to demonstrate the following:
HNC in Chemistry or related subject
CoTC transfer level IV
CPC qualification
A minimum of 3 years waste management experience (ideally within the hazardous waste sector)
NEBOSH General certificate
Understands the variability of options for waste recycling/disposal of hazardous wastes
Experience working within the EA sector guidance best practice guidelines
Hands on experience dealing with Hazardous Waste

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.