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Depot Manager (Materials Recovery Facility)


Acorn Recruitment is searching for a Depot Manager to join our client, a leading provider or waste management based in Chester.

The purpose of role is to manage the day to day operations of the site handling non-hazardous trade and commercial waste.

* Duties and responsibilities will include the management of the fleet of trade waste / hook lift collection vehicles.
* Managing the plant and transfer facility at site in accordance with the site environmental permit, current legislation and regulatory compliance.
* Enforcing health and safety on the site.
* Staff management
* Risk assessments and 3rd party contractors.

The successful candidate with have previous experience within the waste operations industry on a materials recovery facility. Waste processing, handling, transfer, bulking operations and hold a COTC / WAMITAB qualification.
Must be able to work as part of a team, organise and prioritise a busy workload in order to meet deadlines.

A full driving licence is required along with flexibility to travel for meetings / training / site visits.

Hours of work: 40hrs per week
Salary: Dependent on skills and experience to offer.

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Skills and experience

Depot Manager, Waste processing, MRF, Materials Recovery Facility, waste transfer, WAMITAB, COTC, Chester

About Acorn Recruitment

Acorn Recruitment

The award-winning Acorn Group is one of the UK's leading recruitment and training companies.

On-going research confirms that over 96% of our clients would happily recommend Acorn to others (industry average is 87%), and 98% of job-seekers find Acorn's service levels to be better than other agencies (industry average is 77%).

These figures are testament to Acorn's philosophy that people are at the heart of our business and why Acorn is the partner of choice for many national and international organisations, and job-seekers alike.

Acorn offers permanent, temporary and contract recruitment solutions to employers, supported by a portfolio of training, learning and development solutions.

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United Kingdom, Europe

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  • Salary
    £30,000 to £35,000 per year
  • Location
  • Company
    Acorn Recruitment
  • Posted By
    Ms Christina Harris
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  • Job Functions
    Supply Chain
  • Industries
    Facilities Services
    Logistics and Supply Chain
  • Home Working Possible?

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