Waste Systems Manager

  • Location
    Wigton, Cumbria
  • Salary
    £31,000.00/Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Manufacturing and Production
  • External Reference
    JN-052022-251951
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing and Production - Manufacturing


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a word-leading brand who are a manufacturing employer based near Wigton, Cumbria. As part of a global organisation, they are a leading manufacturer within their Industry, who operate a facility in Cumbria that manufactures premium products for the UK market.



With over 260 highly skilled, highly valued employees, my client has a passion for developing local expertise and talent and with their continued success and growth, there is now an exciting opportunity to join them.



Principle accountabilities:



  • To ensure we are compliant with all necessary environmental issues and obligations.

  • Manage and procure waste contracts, and individual waste carriers.

  • Ensure that all duty of care aspects are followed.

  • Manage a team of colleagues sorting and producing waste streams for EFW, RDF and recycle recovery

  • Work closely with production management on in house recycling and waste reduction. Audit departments for recycle recovery.

  • To budget waste costing and rebate on P&L basis.

  • Ensure that all customer pack data obligations are compliant.



Key Skills



  • Have good working knowledge of Microsoft excel and word.

  • Excellent communication skills and be a strong team player.

  • Hold a current FLT licence or be willing to train towards.


Key Relationships:



Internal - Production Management, Warehousing, Stores, Material Control.


External - Customers, recycling agents, regulatory affairs.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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