Jobs at Smiths

We have an extensive range of jobs at Smiths. A wide variety of opportunities waiting for the right candidate to fill. Vacancies at all of our depots across South Wales, Bristol and Gloucestershire.

Waste Management Depot Manager (Moreton Valence)

We are currently seeking a Depot Manager for our Moreton Valence depot. A full time role that would suit an organised yet motivated individual with waste management experience to assume overall responsibility for all depot operations and administration. The successful candidate will progressively develop a plan and implement change to improve the management, cost control and profitability of the depot.

Main responsibilities:
• Overall responsibility for all environmental matters within the depot and liaison with the Environment Agency, in support of the Waste Divisional Manager.
• Overall responsibility for all health & safety within depot and liaison with the HSE, in support of the Company Group Health & Safety Manager.
• Ensure that all operations on site are conducted in a safe manner and that all depot staff have received adequate training for the job they are required to do.
• Identify areas where training is required and review training requirements on an annual basis and make recommendations as necessary to the Waste Divisional Manager.
• Oversee the transportation of waste to ensure that it takes place efficiently without contaminating air, land or water sources.
• Ensure the quality and performance of recycling.
•To review and report on monthly cost statements produced for the Depot by the Finance Division along with variance reporting and statistical analysis and to ensure that the necessary internal Depot controls required for monitoring are in place.
•To develop an understanding of the operational issues within the Depot and progressively develop a plan and implement change to improve the management, cost control and profitability of the Depot.

Qualification and Skills:

Experience of the waste management industry is essential.

Good knowledge of Microsoft Office required.

As the Technical Competence Manager (TCM) for the depot and a Certificate of Technical Competence is essential (COTC).

Benefits:

  • Work place pension
  • Life Assurance scheme
  • Onsite parking
  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays

 

Closing Date: May 31, 2018

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HGV Class 1 Driver – Scrap Bulker

Job Summary

Smith’s (Gloucester) Ltd operates an extensive fleet of articulated vehicles, pulling a variety of trailers capable to transporting a wide range of products in large quantities. We now require a scrap bulker driver to join our growing team.

Responsibilities and Duties

To complete work that is allocated to you in a productive and timely manner, ensuring the haulage needs and requirements of our clients are met, whilst adhering to Road Transport legislation and fulfilling the Company’s obligations.

Qualifications and Skills

Experience preferred but not essential.

Driver CPC required.

Benefits include:

  • Work place pension
  • Life Insurance scheme
  • Onsite parking
  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays

 

Closing Date: June 30, 2018

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Waste Management Depot Manager (Tewkesbury)

This is a full time role based at our Tewkesbury Depot and would suit an organised yet motivated individual with waste management experience.

Responsibilities and Duties

• Overall responsibility for all Depot operations and administration.

• To develop an understanding of the operational issues within the Depot and progressively develop a plan and implement change to improve the management, cost control and profitability of the Depot.

• Overall responsibility for all environmental issues within the Depot and liaison with the Environment Agency, in support of the Waste Divisional Manager.

• Overall responsibility for all health & safety issues within the above Depot and liaison with the HSE, in support of the Company Group Health & Safety Manager. Ensuring that all operations are carried out in a safe, economical and timely manner in accordance with Company Policies and Procedures.

• Ensure that all operations on site are conducted in a safe manner and that all Depot staff have received adequate training for the job they are required to do. Identify areas where training is required and maintain a record of training received. Review training requirements on an annual basis and make recommendations as necessary to the Waste Divisional Manager.

• To be the Technical Competence Manager (TCM) for the Depot. To have a Certificate of Technical Competence (COTC) and to maintain an up to date operational knowledge of waste recycling best practice.

• Oversee the transportation of waste to ensure that it takes place efficiently without contaminating air, land or water sources.

• Ensure the quality and performance of recycling.

 

Experience of the waste management industry is essential.

 

Benefits

• Work place pension
• Life Insurance scheme
• On site parking
• 28 days holiday including bank holidays
• Corporate gym membership discount

Closing Date: May 31, 2018

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HGV Class 2 Driver – Tipper

Smiths (Gloucester) Ltd are seeking experienced and versatile Class 2 Tipper drivers to join our ever-growing team. Experience in muck away and aggregate supply preferred.
Constant investment in our fleet ensures reliable and well-maintained vehicles.
Hourly rate negotiable based on experience

Responsibilities and Duties

  • To complete work that is allocated to you in a productive and timely manner, ensuring the needs and requirements of our clients are met, whilst adhering to Road Transport legislation and fulfilling the Company’s obligations.

Qualifications and Skills

The successful candidate will have a good attitude, be prepared to work hard and must hold a valid DCPC and a current Category C licence, MPQC/EPIC card desirable.
References will be required.

Benefits

• Work place pension
• Life Insurance scheme
• Onsite parking
• 28 days holiday including bank holidays
• Corporate gym membership discount

Closing Date: May 31, 2018

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