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Site Manager

Lancashire, Permanent, 28K - 32K - Dependant on Experience.
Reference: AJ1024

Our Client

A fast growing Metal, IT and WEEE Recycling Company operating across the Lancashire.

Role Purpose

This is a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic team player to join our clients new site near Sawley in Lancashire. As Site Manager you will head up a vibrant team in a fast paced environment, looking over all onsite operations ensuring they are carried out in a safe and efficient manner. As with any growing business you will need to be hands on and able to prioritise and manage several tasks. An engineering background/mechanical aptitude would be advantageous.

Specific tasks/responsibilities:

  • General day to day upkeep and security of the building and warehouse.
  • Booking in and out - responsible for accuracy of weights and paper work
  • Stock holding – create a weekly excel spreadsheet of stock and posting the volumes to Directors
  • Maximising value – by checking, sorting, classifying and treating materials you will be able to maximise the value of the stock for sales.
  • Managing Goods in and goods out and ensuring that jobs get processed accurately and on time.
  • Manage a small warehouse team, as new starters come on-board, you will be expected to train these up to the required standard and manage appropriately.
  • Health and Safety – to ensure that site adopts safe health and safety procedures and follows the H&S manual already produced
  • To ensure that training is carried out and recorded for employees to use machinery and equipment e.g. the Cropper, baler, fork lift etc
  • Licences, maintenance of equipment e.g. scales – ensure site licences and certificates of machines are valid and apply for new when necessary
  • Taking responsibility of the paperwork associated with temporary and full time staff e.g. timesheets, sickness record, annual leave records
  • Build relationships and rapport with customers visiting the site.

Person Specification

You’ll also have:

  • Pro-active and motivated with the ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks
  • Possess the ability to effectively manage and lead a small team
  • Have the ability to thrive in a fast paced environment and work in under pressure to tight deadlines.
  • Fantastic interpersonal skills with the ability to quickly build rapport.
  • IT literate with excellent organisational skills
  • Hands on managerial approach

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Operations/Site Management Experience: 3 years
  • Waste Management/ Recycling/Scarp Yard Experience: 3 Years
  • Full Clean UK Driving Licence: 1 year
  • Forklift/Crane/Plant Licenses are advantageous
  • Mechanical/Engineering background/Knowledge Advantageous



Candidates without the mentioned experience will not be considered for this position. Please read the specification carefully to avoid disappointment.

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