Site Operative / Telehandler

Kiwi Recruitment are currently looking for a site operative / telehandler to join a family run business that work across the Chichester area, with three active recycling sites. This role includes operating large machinery such as a tractors and loaders in a safe manner.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Active member within the waste recycling department with the flexibility to work across all 3 sites
  • Loading compost screeners, shredders and lorries
  • Mixing of compost products
  • Making product deliveries and/or waste collections by tractor and trailer
  • ‘Hands on’ activities such as lawn mowing, strimming, digging or shovelling
  • General Housekeeping on site as required.
  • Safe operation of all equipment
  • Promote continuous improvement and take a vigilant approach to identifying and solving problems following a logical thought process
  • Undertake all tasks in accordance with the Company’s Quality and Environmental Management System and Health and Safety.

Required Attributes

  • Telehandler ticket experience essential
  • Team player
  • Good inter-personal skills
  • Flexible attitude including seasonal variations to hours worked, and Saturday morning working on a rota basis.
  • Eagerness to grow and develop skills to adapt to the needs of the business and perform job effectively.


  • Market rate salary (dependent on skill level) which will include an annual salary review and a discretionary bonus scheme
  • 22 days plus bank holidays rising to 25 days plus bank holidays after 3 years’ service
  • Contributory pension scheme

Job Reference: 893549

Salary: Negotiable

Salary per: Annum

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Site Operative / Telehandler