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Waste Services Manager

Suffolk , Contract, 35K - 39K Dependant on Experience
Reference: AJ0842

The Client

 A Leading Waste Management and Recycling Services provider operating across Suffolk.

Purpose and Responsibilities

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Waste Service Manager to join our clients leading Waste and Recycling company for an initial 3 month contract. As Waste Services Manager you will deliver, develop and improve waste and cleansing services including the domestic and trade waste services. You will also deploy and manage employees ensuring the effective and efficient delivery of these services.

Specific Responsibilities

  1. Manage and coordinate the waste and cleansing operational teams to ensure continuity of service delivery and efficient working.
  2. Implementation of legal and statutory requirements and review of policy, systems and objectives within specialist area, for the delivery of services, monitoring and auditing the quality of services delivered, including health and safety to ensure safety of employees and the public
  3. Manage and develop the trade waste business operations to ensure future viability and success in the market place.
  4. Maintain in-depth technical knowledge within specialist areas to enable day to day line management of team and acting as a resource to team members and others as required.
  5. Identify and instigate new and innovative opportunities to develop the service for the future, including alternative methods of service delivery, technological and mechanical advances, external funding and partnership working.
  6. To recruit, train and develop the Waste and Cleansing team.
  7. To lead the development and implementation of corporate projects, systems, strategies and policies, ensuring that they appropriately reflect the national, regional and County waste agenda providing expert technical advice, or as necessary source research, on a range of waste and recycling related issues.
  8. To be responsible and accountable for Waste & Cleansing budgets.
  1. Manage health and safety within area of responsibility maintaining health, safety. Monitor and undertake risk assessments in accordance with Health and Safety regulations, maintaining adequate records.
  2. To deputise for the Operations Manager, Waste & Fleet, in their absence, when required.

Person Specification

You’ll also have:

  • An excellent attitude and willingness to learn and expand knowledge.
  • Be highly motivated and driven
  • Establish and develop positive business and customer relationship
  • Ability to effectively manage a team
  • Experience in financial management and controlling budgets
  • Experience developing environmental/waste policies and strategies to meet targets
  • Knowledge of IS0 9001, 14001, 18001

Required experience:

  • Waste Services Management: 5 years

Required licence or certification:

  • IOSH
  • Educated to degree level
  • Management Qualification
  • Project Management Qualification – 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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