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Chesterfield, Derbyshire Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain Posted 08.11.19 Up to £9.50 per hour

Cordant People are currently recruiting for a Waste Operative / Counterbalance FLT Driver for our well known client based in the Chesterfield area.

Job Objective:

  • To work within the Cleaning & Waste Service Team, carrying out their duties effectively and efficiently in accordance with contractual requirements.
  • To deliver the agreed services within the time frame allotted to their role and to the standard required.
  • To develop good relationships with the on site Site Manager, Hygiene Team and Client Customers in Work Centres.
  • To follow the Company’s Health, Safety and Quality procedures within the course of the role and ensure that the Cleaning & Waste department perform their duties within the correct HSQE guidelines at all times.
  • To undertake the operation of Fork Lift Truck driving within a H&S conscious environment within the job role.

Main Duties:

  • To operate specific equipment, cleaning practises and use of chemicals to the correct operational guidelines.
  • To assist and liaise with the site Manager / supervisor in the operation of the waste department on issues and initiatives.
  • Ensured that all areas of the site are maintained and meet the needs of the contract and any relevant SLA’s.
  • To ensure that all Health and Safety is understood and adhere to the site rules
  • To carry out a daily and weekly check of all machinery to make sure that it is in a safe working condition and reporting any faults to the Site Manager.
  • To report all accidents and/or potential hazards to the Site Manager and update appropriate records as necessary.
  • To review all equipment verifying that they are kept clean and that equipment and materials are left secured when not in use.
  • To report any damage and safety defects on the premises to the Site Manager and log where appropriate.
  • To help monitor the waste produced using the weekly checklist and monitoring procedure.
  • To deal with Customer complaints immediately in conjunction with the Site Manager.
  • To attend appropriate training sessions to update knowledge of equipment, materials and company procedures.
  • To maintain a pleasant and satisfactory customer relationship.
  • Ensure all areas including bins within the premises are cleaned to the required frequency and SLA’s.
  • Ensure all areas are checked and faults reported/recorded on appropriate documents
  • To ensure awareness of Company/Client statutory fire and safety regulations and provide good safety methods of work.
  • To undertake cleaning duties and any other related duties which are within the job holder’s capability, according to the needs of the business and as directed by the Line Manager.
  • Ensure grounds are free from litter and waste storage area is kept clean and organised.


Days: 8am to 6:30pm – 4 on, 4 off including some weekends on a rota – £9.50 per hour


Proven experience of driving a FLT


Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

External FLT Licence

Willingness to carry out other duties

**All successful applicants are required to undertake a DBS (Police Check)**

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