Area Manager

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South East
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£Competitive + Benefits
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Are you a Recycling, Waste Management or Waste Collections professional with strategic management experience? Are you looking to take on a new challenge?

Viridor is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy. This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and we use smart people and technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life.

We are now looking to recruit Area Manager to manage our Household Waste Recycling Sites, and Transfer Stations, within the West Sussex County Council Recycling and Waste Handling Contract.

The Role:

Joining our team as an Area Manager, you will ensure that the HWRC and Transfer Station operations meet or exceed customer requirements, are operated safely, and that budgets are controlled in order to ensure contribution levels across West Sussex.

You'll direct and motivate the staff across all HWRC and T/S sites, ensuring excellent customer service for the client. You will hold responsibility for implementing and reviewing measures to improve recycling rates across the area, being sure to maintain compliance and legal procedures; including all ISO standards.

The Area Manager will continuously develop safety instructions and procedures, reporting any unsafe practices, accidents or incidents and play an integral role in the development of a safety culture across all sites. You will manage resource utilisation across the HWRC / Transfer Station network to make sure Viridor meets or exceeds contractual obligations.

Our ideal Area Manager will have:

- Knowledge and management experience of Multi Site activities within a Waste Management business
- Knowledge of current legislation influencing Local Authority requirements
- Complete understanding of waste management legislation, financial and budgetary control
- Relevant Health and Safety qualification
- Knowledge of current legislation influencing Local Authority requirements
- Ability to inspire a large workforce
- Customer focussed approach with a vision to improve the contract
- Full driving license

We are offering the successful Area Manager a competitive salary plus company car, with a package including contributory pension scheme, optional healthcare scheme and a range of flexible benefits.

If you want to work within in a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click APPLY!

No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.

Contact Details:
Tel: 02392856811
Contact: Abbie Hodell

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