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Compliance Administrator

Job Title: Compliance Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Preston
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: RL1458
Job Published: March 11, 2019 10:12

Job Description

Contract Type:
Job Type:
Recycling Operations
Preston (Recycling Park)
8:00am to 5:00pm (Mondays to Thursdays) and 8:00am to 4:30pm (Fridays)


Position : Compliance Administrator (Apprentice)

Location : Preston

Salary : £3.70 per hour

Who we are :

We’re a triple Queen’s Award-winning commercial recycler with over forty years’ experience in the recycling and waste management industry. Our commercial services support our social welfare charity, which helps vulnerable people to work their way back to independent living.

As an industry leader, we pride ourselves on the quality service, efficiency and innovation at the heart of all our departments. We aim to deliver innovative solutions and big savings to our customers while maintaining our community focus and family business feel.

Job Purpose:

To ensure Recycling Lives Operations is ‘industry-leading’ when it comes to managing and minimising our impact on the Environment. Ensure that we comply with Environmental Legislation, retain ISO 14001 accreditation and develop a culture of continuous in environmental management.

As an Apprentice, you will be expected to learn quickly and to contribute to the team from day one. We encourage every one of our colleagues to challenge convention and to assist us in driving outstanding service both internally and externally. Whilst you may not have any work experience in the field, we expect all applicants to be willing to learn, and prepared to showcase this enthusiasm in any interview


Auditing of al Duty of Care and Hazardous Waste Notes
Assisting in the completion of quarterly returns
Awareness of environmental legislation
Background work for permit applications
Ensuring customer and supplier compliance paperwork is up to date
Use of Salesforce to record customer and supplier compliance
Tool box talk administration and auditing
Cross departmental assistance as required
Deliver good value by completing all administrative tasks required
Working knowledge of Microsoft office and a good level of IT literacy preferred.
Able to process, collate and file large quantities of data and documents and create audit trails

Person Specification

Someone who is honest, reliable, determined and resilient
Someone who takes pride in the work that Recycling Lives does to help people lead an independent life and engage with our charity colleagues as necessary to help more people as the business grows
Someone who is highly organised and efficient
Excellent communication skills
Willing to undertake a level 2 or level 3 Business Administration qualification
You will also: ensure high standards of delivery and customer service; be determined, resilient and flexible; demonstrate a positive attitude; and come up with ideas that add value.





Subsidised café
Health Care Cash Plan Scheme (after qualifying period)
FairQuid Credit Union Savings and Loan Scheme (after qualifying period)
Employee Wellbeing initiatives
Employee reward scheme
Discounted tickets to tourist attractions
Staff family events
Excellent progression opportunities
Cycle to work
Salary Sacrifice Lease Car Scheme
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age