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Senior Site Chemist

CK Group
Closing date
22 Feb 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

CK Group are currently recruiting for a Senior Site Chemist role for a waste management company based near Oxford on a full time Permanent basis.

This role is shift based, the shifts are 7am-4pm or 9am-6pm Mon-Fri, rotated on a fortnightly basis for a total of 40 hours per week.

The Role:
You will help with the day-to-day operation of the transfer station – receiving incoming consignments of waste, checking documentation, completing waste transfer notes and raising non-conformances. You can also expect to un/load lorries, operate waste processing machinery and plant, and inspect, classify and segregate waste deliveries.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Listing, segregating and packing waste for collection by our drivers on customer sites
  • Driving company vans to collect small waste consignments
  • Shunting vehicles around the yard for unloading/loading
  • Assisting with contractor management on site
  • Helping to plan daily tasks for site operators

Requirements for this role:
  • Minimum HNC in Chemistry or a Chemistry/Environmental-related discipline.
  • Understanding of the hazards of materials received at the transfer station
  • Competent at operating machinery and plant safely
  • Understanding of Best Available Techniques (BAT) processes.
  • Driving licence and own transport due to site location

  • Discretionary company bonuses
  • Pension scheme with life insurance cover
  • 30 days’ annual leave (inclusive of 8 bank holidays), which will increase with service, plus the option to buy up to 5 extra days' holiday

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK. Please quote job reference 56531 in all correspondence.


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+44 (0)1246 457700
CK Group
Westwick House
The Bridge Business Centre
Beresford Way
S41 9FG

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