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Date Posted
November 21st 2023
Job ID
Markfield, Leicestershire
Salary & Package
£16.13 per hour
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Full Job Description

Haulage and Waste Management Officer

Haulage and Waste Officer


We have an exciting opportunity within the Contracts and Haulage Team, for a local Council has become available. 


Our client is looking to recruit a Waste and Haulage Management Officer to join the team. The role will be responsible for Managing the Bardon Waste Transfer Station, Internal and external Haulage operations, and other projects with this area.


The successful candidate will be required to support the Senior Haulage Officer and other officers in the provision of the Council operated haulage services, waste transfer operations and contract management as required and provide cover in the absence of the Senior Haulage Officer.


You will be providing visible leadership and direction for the Waste team consisting of Supervisors, Operatives and HGV drivers, you will be responsible for the management and operation of a variety of plant and equipment that will include HGV’s, loading shovels, telehandlers, and any other equipment on site.


In addition to Managing the team the successful candidate will assist in operational performance, financial management, staff training and development to ensure that services provided by the Council are robust enough to deliver the desired outcomes and meet all statutory duties and responsibilities. This position requires a proactive and flexible attitude to work, time-management and problem-solving.




  • Relevant Degree; or Substantial equivalent experience of management of haulage and/or waste operations
  • Developing and working in successful partnerships or contractual relationships.
  • Knowledge of relevant waste disposal and treatment legislation and /or driver and vehicle legislation and fleet operational practices
  • Use of business systems and processes to support the efficient delivery of services.
  • Able to prioritise effectively, keeping ordered and accurate records.
  • Leading and managing a front-line operational service. This will include the effective management of Health and Safety and risk.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills including the ability to shape and influence to achieve successful outcomes and to continue to build on the credibility of the Waste management team and its services.


If you meet the requirements and are interested, we would love to hear from you.


Hours:   37 – 40 hour per week


Wages:  £16.13 per hour, depending on experience.

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