Trainee Recycling Service Operative
Trainee Recycling Service Operative


£20,961 - £22,930 + 8% employer pension contribution + generous holiday allowance
40 hours per week

Recycling Service Operatives collect recycling from our clients with a positive disposition, to a high professional standard, and always safely and on time. This is a physical role; you will have a strong commitment to safe manual handling procedures. 

As the face of Changeworks Recycling you will demonstrate excellent commitment to customer service and have a flexible, friendly and enthusiastic attitude to your work. You will be the sort of person who can deliver to tight deadlines and work equally well as a team member or on your own.



By driving and delivering the collection service you will complete around 80 collections a day, you will require a good geographical knowledge of the Edinburgh area and have the ability to organise your own workload and use PDA technology.

Ideally, you will possess a clean driving licence and have experience driving 3.5t Vehicles.  The basic hours of work are 40hrs per week over a seven day shift rotation.

Salary: £20,961 rising to £22,930 on completion of a three month probationary period. You’ll receive first class training and a generous benefits package.

Application by CV only to


Closing date:  12 noon Friday 31 May 2019

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