Job Title - Chempac Chemist
Location - Empire Works, Aldridge
Hours - Full time - 40 hours, Monday to Friday
What you'll do
The Chempac Chemist will collect hazardous waste from customer sites, ensuring that it is packaged and segregated suitably for transportation and is compliant with all relevant regulations and Company policies. In order to carry this out, the Chemist must check that all paperwork is correct, segregate the items for safe transportation and ensure that all items are packaged correctly
You will ensure that collections are efficiently managed to maximise customer service and all vehicles are compliant with legal requirements, including Operator licence. You will be responsible for ensuring that an efficient service is provided to all customers, in line with Company, legislative and customer requirements.
Customers will range from very small, e.g. residential to large multinational organisations and the relationship will be through the delivery of service. The Chemist does not have any direct reports but must ensure that they operate in a safe manner to prevent health and safety risks to themselves, team members and customers.
You are responsible for ensuring that you adhere to all Company procedures for the packaging, labelling and collection of hazardous waste. You also need to ensure that you operate in line with all legal requirements, including transportation legislation and customer processes when collecting waste.
Where you'll work
You will be predominantly based at the Veolia Aldridge office.
Ideal candidate profile
The experience you will need
Science-related degree/HNC/HND Level
Manual handling – Must be able to lift reasonable weights safely
Valid UK driving licence
ADR (International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road) qualification – Desirable
Health and Safety Qualification - Desirable
Knowledge of environmental legislation - Desirable
Knowledge of the waste industry/dangerous goods - Desirable
Benefits you will receive within this role are
The option to join the Veolia Pension Scheme
Access to Veolia Rewards, benefits and discounts
25 days annual leave + statutory bank holidays
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.
But 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. They are real people like you, and they make real change happen every day.
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.