Shift Supervisor (Gloucester City Council)
Experienced team leader with a full UK driving licence required for ensuring safe and efficient day-to-day operations on our waste plant
Why work for Amey?
Fundamental to living our core values is having great people in our business. That's why we believe that Amey is only as great as the people we employ.
We place great value on our people and the contribution they make to our business, that’s why we aim to offer a competitive benefits package to all of our employees.
Working for Amey you will receive a competitive salary and will be able to join our contributory pension scheme. In addition you will be entitled to Company sponsored life assurance and a generous holiday entitlement. You will also be invited to join Amey Choices which offers a range of flexible benefit options and offers additional benefits available throughout the year.
What is the purpose of the role?
To ensure the day-to-day operations and security of the site, and the supervision of site operatives.
What will the role involve?
Ensure the waste collection operations are carried out in a safe, efficient and cost-effective manner
Ensure the site drop-off/loading areas are maintained in a safe and efficient manner
Operate all loading/unloading plant and machinery as required
Supervise the loading/unloading of materials
Ensure delivery/collection drivers and operatives comply with site safety rules
Ensure the company Health & Safety Policy is complied with at all times
Ensure the company Environmental Policy is complied with at all times
Complete and issue skip delivery/collection tickets as required
Ensure all vehicles, plant and machinery employed in the operation of the contract is maintained to ensure the minimum of downtime
The collection of operational paperwork/tickets as required
Drive on-site vehicles as required
Use the performance review system to set annual objectives for direct reports
Review progress on objectives periodically
Perform annual review
Act as first line manager and people manager for site operatives and collection operatives
Organise work schedules to ensure appropriate staff numbers are available
Check and sign off time sheets
Any other duties which could be reasonably expected of you in accordance with the grading of the job
What we are looking for
Appropriate Certificate of Technical Competence – WAMITAB scheme or equivalent
IoSH Managing Safely or equivalent
Ability to use computer based systems e.g. Microsoft Office
Understand operation and maintenance requirements of mobile plant and machinery
Decision making within defined limits of authority
Worked in the waste industry, operated mobile plant, operated computerised weighbridge
Calm, authoritative, makes decisions within defined limits of authority
Understands sophisticated plant/machinery, understands weighbridge operations, able to record data and produce reports
What makes this role unique?
You will ensure the safe and secure operation of the waste and recycling collection rounds, both domestic and trade. To assist with the operation of the transfer station and ensure the best level of service is provided to our customers.