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In-Vessel Composting Site Supervisor job in <->Oxfordshire<->

Farm TypeOther

This is a ‘hands-on’ role requiring the daily operation of the composting plant and machinery at the Ardley In-Vessel Composting (IVC) Site.

This site will be visited by many potential customers and you must ensure the site operates safely, efficiently and is maintained to a high standard at all times.  The Site Supervisor will also play a lead role in maintaining the plant and equipment in good working order and will be leading a team supporting the Site Manager with the overall operation of the site.

Major responsibilities

Compliance with the Environmental Permit (Site licence), ABPR, BMS and the Health, Safety and Welfare of all people on site

Maintaining the plant and equipment, ensuring the site is presented in a clean & tidy manner at all times

Ensuring the plant operates efficiently and effectively, meeting all throughput requirements

Keeping required records in respect of all compliance, operations, maintenance and procedures

Exemplary and helpful behaviour with clients, colleagues, management and visitors. 


Loading Shovel certificate or proven capability

Small team supervision and management skills

Low level engineering skills and knowledge

Knowledge of working safely, including fire safety

Working within a Management System

Shredder/Screen experience

1st Aid an advantage

Relevant Pesticide certificate (PA1;PA9;PA6) an advantage

Mechanical aptitude

Computer literate

Work Attitude

Problem solver with a ‘Can do’ attitude

Steady under pressure


Willingness and commitment to learn new skills

Take pride in your work

Seek to continually improve

Good communicator who is a team player

Good attention to detail

AreaSouth & South East
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 18/09/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeOther
Accommodation Available?No
Accommodation TypeNo accommodation available
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information
Distance from shops and amenities
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

Base salary £28-30,000 plus bonus

Basic Hours - 7am to 5pm

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