Shift Manager

Job Title: Shift Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH28143
Contact Name: Ben Herbert
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Job Published: over 1 year ago

Shift Manager

Our client, one of the largest Waste Management companies in the UK are looking for a shift manager for their state of the art MBT plant in Wakefield. They are experts in their field with a record 90% of the 14 million tonnes of waste they handle each year recycled or recovered. Due to company growth, they are stronger than ever with the scale and capability to drive growth and increase performance throughout the organisation.

A key function of the role of Shift Manager will be supporting full business functions on site as required and ensuring the operations of the facility are safe, efficient and fully compliant with internal and external requirements. You will also play a key part in reducing costs, developing a team and increasing productivity.

To be considered for this position you must have strong management skills, a proven track record in site management ideally within waste or similar. You should have the ability to build and maintain strong, cohesive teams as well as in in-depth understanding of Health, Safety and Environment compliance with a high level of attention to detail.

Essential criteria for this role are:

  • At least 5 years' experience in a similar position.
  • Health and Safety qualification (IOSH Managing Safety)
  • Process Operations qualification such as C&C Plant and Plant Operations.
  • Proven track record of delivering process improvement and standardisation in complex B2B2C regulated service industry.