Recycling Operative (Permanent), Barnsley – Essential Recruitment – Barnsley

Essential Recruitment

Recycling Operative

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a bespoke business who are on the lookout for a hard working Recycling Operative.
You will be taken under the wing of experts within the Metal Recycling industry offering support and training to ensure you have a successful, long-term career.


Permanent role

Overhead crane and FLT training provided on site

Pay Rate / Hours:

£10.51 – £11.40 per hour

Monday to Friday

Days: 7am – 5pm OR 6:30am – 2:30pm / 2pm – 11pm (rotating)

Overtime available when required:

Saturday: Time & Half

Sunday: Double Time

Main duties of the job:

Use of an overhead crane to move and separate metal waste

Sortation of raw materials in the yard to ensure copper, lead, rubber and various other materials are separated

Picking materials from a production belt to ensure the purest amounts of copper are passed through to production

Complete final quality checks to ensure ONLY the purest forms of copper are fed through to the granulator

Bagging up copper granules ready for despatch

Ensure the working area is kept clean and tidy as possible at all times

Skills Required:

Successful candidates MUST be looking for a long-term career

Previous experience within a yard, scrap or recycling environment would be ideal but not essential

Own transport would be a benefit due to location

Resilient, proactive attitude towards work

Excellent eye for detail

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