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Loader (111785)

Posted: 12 Feb 2020 Closes: 12 Apr 2020
Veolia, Aston Road business Park, Aston Road, Wem, Shropshire, SY4 5BA. £18,297.00 **** plus Veolia benefits *listed below
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Job Title - Loader

Salary - £18,297.00 **** plus Veolia benefits *listed below

Location - Veolia, Aston Road business Park, Aston Road, Wem, Shropshire, SY4 5BA.

Hours - Full time, 37 hours per week, 07:00am - 15:00pm Monday-Thursday & 07:00am- 14:30pm Friday.

What you’ll do

We are looking for a Loader to join our busy team at our site in Shropshire where you will be working as part of the collections team collecting waste from public and/or commercial sites across the district. Other duties include:

  • Undertaking all collections in a professional manner

  • Ensuring the working site is safe, clean and tidy

  • Ensuring that any potential danger to yourself, other employees or the public is minimised

  • Assisting the driver when manoeuvring the vehicle especially when reversing to ensure the safety of yourself and the public

  • Acting as ambassadors on behalf of the Company, ensuring that the client is treated courteously and respectfully and that their requirements are complied with in line with health and safety procedures


The experience you will need


  • Ability to communicate effectively within a team and with the general public

  • Work on own initiative as well as part of a team

  • Reliable, punctual and customer orientated

Benefits you will receive within this role are

  • Peoples Pension 

  • Access to shopping/travel discounts with My Choices

  • Cycle to work scheme *national minimum wage dependent

  • Access to health benefits such as: Back in action & Simply Health cash plan

  • Employee Assistance Program - offers a variety of confidential services to help identify and address problems that impact the workplace  

Where you’ll work 

You will be based at the Wem transport depot in Shropshire, where you will be working with a team of 49 people delivering a high-quality waste and recycling collection service to the residents within the North Shropshire area.

Veolia employees are employed under standard terms and conditions and in order to promote fairness, any changes to roles/grades as part of an employment offer we make to existing staff-graded employees will be subject to the acceptance of the standardised terms and conditions.  Therefore, please be advised that any new terms and conditions may differ from your current contract with Veolia if you are staff-graded.

Who is Veolia?

We are the UK leader in Environmental Solutions. We offer services and expertise in waste, water and energy management helping to build a more sustainable future. As a global organisation, our work focuses on delivering simple but innovative solutions to preserving natural resources, reducing pollution and protecting our environment.

We live in a world that needs to take care of its resources, and our mission is to 'Resource the World'. Improving communities and protecting the environment are right at the heart of our business.

It takes more than just words and ambition to achieve this, it takes the daily efforts of thousands of people across the UK to bring it to life. Together our employees make our communities better. They are the resourcers, behind the resources.


Veolia is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants meeting the minimum criteria for the role will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender or gender expression, disability, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or veteran status.


 Operation/Maintenance / Construction / Transport Staff

Primary Location

 United Kingdom-England-Shropshire

Job Posting

 Feb 11, 2020, 3:40:20 PM

Job Type

 Standard -  


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