Our client is one of the UK’s leading recyclers of waste plastics. Specialising in small household appliances, our client creates the highest quality compounds and recycled polymers for use in the manufacture of new components and products, diverting as much waste plastics as possible from landfill. This is an exciting opportunity to join a professional team and to work in a friendly multicultural environment.


Main duties and requirements:

  • General Cleaning
  • Checking machinery for dirt build up and cleaning dirt off throughout the day
  • Unloading material
  • Labelling bags with correct coloured tag (depending on the material)
  • Cleaning machines at the end of the shift
  • Machine Operating
  • Completing daily reports
  • Drivin FLTs (Counterbalance)
  • Keeping an eye on the machines for any issues
  • FLT experience is required
  • Candidates will start doing basic jobs – not much FLT Driving or machine operating at first, the client will gradually gel the ideal candidates in to these jobs but initially you will be doing the basic jobs
  • This is a dirty environment where material is loaded in to machines and processed for recycling



  • Day Shifts: 06:00 -18:00
  • Night shift: 18:00 -06:00

*2 x 30 min breaks (unpaid)

*4 on 4 off (2 sets of days then 2 sets of nights)


Pay rate:

  • £11.50/ h  *with the  potential to increase the pay rate after 3 months at £12.13
  • Overtime: paid x1.5 (Mon-Sat, Sundays and Bank holidays)


Other info:

  • This is a temp to perm opportunity, with good attitude and attendance, after 18 weeks you might be offered a permanent contract with the client.
  • This is  a very large stable company with long term jobs and progression opportunities for the right people
  • All PPE is provided
  • At the beginning, our workers will do mostly general labouring (no machine operating or FLT Driving) until they have been there a few weeks


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