Landfill Site Operations Manager

Job Title: Landfill Site Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - England - West Midlands, Staffordshire
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000
REF: 114770
Contact Name: James Pearson
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago
Job Role
A fantastic opportunity to join our clients landfill site to incorporate treatment and recycling processes.  The role includes the hands on daily operation of our non-hazardous landfill including operations and SHE compliance.

Essential Experience

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in the management of a non hazardous landfill site
  • Substantial experience in operating machinery associated with landfill operations
  • Experience in practical hands-on landfill management including; Management of leachate, landfill gas, ground water including collection and treatment equipment (wells, towers, treatment plants, discharge consents, pumps etc....)
  • Production of tipping plans and management of landfill face activities
  • Management of staff and sub-contractors to ensure safe compliant working


  • Good leadership skills with the ability to shape and develop a team
  • Ability to communicate well with others
  • Calm and confident under pressure
  • Able to assess business risks and ensure plans are in place to address them

Desirable Qualifications


Health and safety training, IOSH or similar

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