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Waste Manager

West London, Permanent, Negotiable on Experience
Reference: AJ0761

The Client

A well respected and leading, family owned waste management company operating across the South of England. 

Purpose and Responsibilities

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Waste Manager at our clients leading family run waste management and recycling company. The successful candidate will be responsible for the efficient management and development of a Total Waste Management Contract, including the management of waste porters across three hospital sites and nine community sites. Although you will be based in Harrow, the role will require travel across all of these sites. 

Specific Responsibilities

  • Implementing the contract, aligning service provision and procedures across all sites and manage contract within financial budget
  • Manage performance of contract to customer specifications, KPIs & SLAs
  • Manage the site-based Waste Porters, across three acute hospital sites, on a day-to-day basis, ensuring tasks are competed as per customer specification/KPIs
  • Regular 1-2-1 meetings with Waste Porters ensuring that they have a full understanding of the relevant contract KPIs and the necessary tools, skills and attitude to be effective
  • Attend regular contract review meetings with the customer, ensuring action points are completed within agreed timescales post-meeting
  • To work with the Trust and on-site FM teams to agree recycling and sustainability targets, and implement plans for these targets to be achieved
  • Pro-actively work with our Clinical Waste team to ensure the customer is demonstrating Best Practice at all times when disposing of clinical waste/s.
  • Maintain regular communication with the Depot Operations Managers to discuss service levels and opportunities for efficiencies and service expansion
  • Carry out regular reviews of contract in terms of price, type of service, best value and profitability and seek to add value to contract by means of continuous improvement
  • Keep customer updated on new technology, innovations and waste legislation
  • Ensure correct management information (MI) is supplied to the customer in a timely manner
  • Organise and carry out on-site training, presentations, waste awareness seminars and facility tours/audits to develop the customer’s (staff) knowledge of services and to promote efficient waste segregation
  • Ensure the provision of timely and accurate reports

Person Specification

You’ll also have:

  • At least two years’ experience as a Contract or Waste Manager, with clinical waste experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience of managing a team of operational employees
  • The ability to problem solve
  • Confidence in using Microsoft office and databases
  • Knowledge of the waste industry and/or NHS experience an advantage
  • Full UK driving licence

Required experience:

  • Clinical Waste Contract Management Experience: 2 years
  • Clinical Waste Experience as a Waste Manager: 2 years

Required licence or certification:

  • A full, clean UK Driving Licence
  • Please note that the successful candidate will be required to undergo security checks in order to obtain entry onto sites.



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

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