Recycling Operative

Ripley Office

Posted 3 months ago

Job type:

Recycling Operative


£8.91 – increasing to £11.58


Full-Time (40 hours minimum)



An excellent opportunity has now arisen for several Recycling Operatives to join our client in Ilkeston on a full-time ongoing basis.

We are working in partnership with our client that has over 70 years’ experience in the recycling industry. They opened their Ilkeston site in 2002 and since then they have been looking to recruit yard operatives to work alongside them as their business continues to rapidly expand.

• The main duties of the role will include working on a production line picking recyclable good from the picking line and any manual labour/general tidying around the yard or picking station.

• This role is very physically demanding, so must be fit and healthy

• You must be able to work independently and as part of a team

• Previous experience within a labouring environment is desirable but not essential

• Work ethic is very key and this will be monitored frequently by site supervisors

• All our positions are Monday – Friday

• The ideal candidate would be hardworking and reliable and be okay with working outdoors in any weather conditions.


• 7am – 5pm

• 6am – 5pm

• 2pm-11pm

• 4pm – 12am


• Minimum of 40 hours weekly

• £11.58 overtime rate

• Ongoing work

• High % of candidates getting taken on permanently

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Job Features

Shifts4AM-1:30PM, 7AM-5PM, 1:30PM-11PM (not rotating)
Pay Rate£8.91 - £11.58 p/h