Plant Supervisor

Job Title: Plant Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00020865
Contact Name: Jack Winborn
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Allen & York's Waste & Recycling team are working on behalf of a specialist glass recycling company who are seeking to appoint a driven and professional Plant Supervisor. The organisation are highly established in the glass recycling market and have many years of experience within the sector. They now have an exciting opportunity to appoint a Plant Supervisor for one of their recycling and production facilities.


  • The successful Plant Supervisor will ultimately be responsible for the Health & Safety and quality control on site.
  • To work underneath the Site Manager and supervising a small team in regards to production quality control, health & safety, compliance and plant efficiency.
  • The Plant Supervisor will carry out risk assessments, monitor processing operations, conduct tool box talks, complete inductions and machinery checks as well as ensuring all processed materials meet customer specifications.


  • The organisation is looking to appoint someone who is driven who holds the desire to progress within the company and fulfil a successful and long term career within the recycling sector.
  • A sound knowledge of Health & Safety practices.
  • IOSH qualification (highly desired).
  • Hold first aid and fire awareness qualifications.
  • Able to work under pressure and responsible for others.
  • Excellent communication and time management skills.

A consultant will be in contact should your application be taken further. If you have not heard back from us within two weeks then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful in your application.

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