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Waste Co-ordinator

Attractive sal & bens package

Folkestone, Kent

Recruitment Solutions Folkestone Ltd

A new instruction for a PERMANENT Waste Co-ordinator with a global manufacturing client in the area.

Position Summary:

The role will involve day to day administration and liaison of all waste aspects within the business, ensuring records are maintained.

The Waste Co-ordinator will ensure the site operations are compliant to legislation.

The Waste Coordinator is expected to drive improvements in the site that improve recycling rates, reduce waste generation, reduce costs and reduce Lean Wastes

Regular Duties:

To ensure that weekly waste collections are completed and compliant

Ensure correct labelling of waste across the sites

Liaise with Waste Company weekly

Raise Purchase Orders for waste collection

Report to site leadership team monthly metrics and improvement activities

Liaise with company sustainability team, and report metrics


To be responsible for all aspects of Waste Administration including signing off on invoices and waste, & recycling reporting.

Manage waste across all sites

Liaise with waste suppliers to ensure costs and revenue are optimised

Work with the factory to identify innovative solutions to make waste easier to handle, and reduce quantities

Skills and knowledge we are seeking:

Experience of managing projects would be an advantage

Any experience gained within a manufacturing environment is desirable.

Experience working in waste management and improvement is desirable, but not essential

Excellent interpersonal and influencing skills

Effective communicator at all levels.

Good presentation skills and ability to conduct effective meetings and presentations with large teams.

A bias for action, with a professional and positive approach - a can do attitude with a willingness to go the extra mile when required

Dynamic, self-motivated and self sufficient

Ability to cope with pressure, assertive and adaptable

Able to self-manage, by understanding the goal and identifying actions to achieve

Package Highlights:

Salary on application

4% company performance related annual bonus

9% matched contribution pension scheme (including salary exchange option)

Health cash plan with HealthShield

Life Assurance cover at 4x base salary

24 days holiday (can buy/sell 3 days per year) plus 8 bank holidays

Mon to Thurs: 9am to 5pm. Fri: 9am to 4.30pm.

Based in Folkestone

Please apply with an up to date copy of your CV preferably as a Word document.

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