Project Description

Waste Operator – Weighbridge Office

This position requires a good team player and you will have the ability to communicate with customers from all backgrounds and all levels. You will be able to think fast and work under pressure and you will have an excellent eye for detail. You will be a part of busy team in a very fast paced environment and accuracy must be one of your strengths. Along with being a team player you must be able to be adaptable during the working day as unexpected situations can arise.

You will:

  • Monitor vehicle movements and produce tickets for all loads entering and leaving the site via the Weighbridge.
  • Identify the customers’ accounts and materials being transported ensuring that the correct details (for example, vehicle registration, product, haulier etc) are recorded as per the Duty of Care and Waste Hierarchy.
  • Take correct payments either via cash or via card machines.
  • Ensuring that all drivers and visitors are wearing PPE and are compliant with the site’s safety regulations.
  • Making sure that documentation is accurate and stored correctly.
  • Report all accidents/incidents in accordance with company rules and record in the daily inspection dairy.
  • Use initiative to allow any problems and queries to be effectively dealt with and in a timely manor.
  • Liaise with the Transport Scheduler to ensure that the office reception area is maintained/manned during the site’s opening hours.
  • Support the Transport and Operations Manager and Transport Scheduler as and when required.
  • Reporting to the Transport and Operations Manager.

You will have:

  • Exceptional telephone manner.
  • Good customer service skills.
  • Must have a positive/can-do attitude.
  • Must be a team player but be able to be proactive and work on your own.
  • Ability to work well under pressure/in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to multitask.
  • Must have good computer skills.

You should be familiar with Microsoft Office/Excel and if you have experience of working within a waste management company that would be an advantage but training in our waste software will be given.

Working hours are Monday to Friday 07:00 – 17:00 (one hour lunch break) with every other Saturday 07:00 – 12:00