Waste Management Area Supervisor

Smith’s (Gloucester) Ltd is a family run business owned and run by the Smith family since 1982. Smith’s (Gloucester) Ltd has grown from a single owner-operated plant hire company to a multifaceted group with family values still firmly at the heart of each project undertaken. At Smiths we pride ourselves on our ethics of reliability and hard work which enables us to deliver a wide range of services that we can all be proud of. We specialise in Construction, Waste Management, Plant Hire, Demolition and Transport operations

We are currently hiring for a new position at out Moreton Valence site in Gloucester. The Supervisor – Waste Management Division will be responsible for ensuring your designated area runs to plan within production, environmental and health and safety parameters. Supervising a small team of operatives, controlling incoming and outgoing waste streams, material quality checks and organising vehicles movements in your area, ensuring all vehicle and pedestrian movements are safely managed.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • The candidate would be required to manage a team which will include site set up, keeping site records, ordering and receiving plant and materials and adhering to and enforcing health and safety rules.
  • To carry out some administrative duties using site computer to input plant defects and communicate with contractors/suppliers via phone and e-mail.
  • Maintain and continually review all processes and systems currently in place and to assist with any proposals for improvements required.
  • Working primarily in the Gloucester Depot, though at times you may be required to work further afield within other depots within the division so a full driving license would be required.

Qualifications and Skills

Plant equipment and supervisory training certificates whether in construction or waste management would be an advantage but not essential as training will be provided to the right candidate.

This position is a varied role so would suit a keen enthusiastic individual with a can do attitude but must also be prepared to work as part of a team if the site programme requires it.


  • 6 monthly boot allowance
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Free on-site Parking
  • Corporate gym membership discount
  • Staff discount on skip hire
  • Complimentary PPE
  • Family-run business
  • Progression opportunities
  • Commitment from employers to continued learning and development
  • Access to mental health support

Closing Date:

June 30, 2022


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