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Site Operations Manager - Greenacres Pet Crematorium

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Site Operations Manager to join the team at our Greenacres Pet Crematorium, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire. 

Reporting into the General Manager your role as Site Operations Manager will be to manage site operations and logistics, ensuring compliance with waste regulations and also in line with company procedures. 

Within this role some of your duties will include: -

  • To compile Hazardous Waste returns and submit to both the Environment Agency and the company's veterinary client
  • To keep track of all stock and re-order when necessary
  • To ensure upkeep of the premises including, where appropriate, memorial gardens
  • Ensuring drivers are issued with collection/delivery notes daily
  • Ensuring details are correct and that the run sheets include the correct orders/individual cremation returns details
  • Completing site checks as stated in the Working Plan/Environmental Management System
  • Ensuring and recording staff issue & use of correct PPE (e.g. High Visibility coat; uniform; safety footwear; protective gloves)
  • Compiling driver rotas and optimising vehicle routes
  • Gathering quotes and ordering fuel (Derv/Kerosene/Gas Oil)
  • Recording all incoming waste including type & weight (in line with applicable regulations & Company Policy.)
  • Ensuring collection drivers adhere to clients' site rules (E.g.  speed restrictions, parking, access to buildings)
  • Ensuring collection drivers check that wastes & carcasses are packaged correctly and are safe for transportation
  • Ensuring that all waste collected is consistent with the waste description on the Waste Transfer Note / Hazardous Waste Consignment Note
  • Ensuring drivers ADR licences are in date and renewed as and when necessary
  • Ensuring ADR Licences are carried at all times when transporting loads containing Dangerous Goods / Hazardous Wastes
  • Ensuring Instructions in Writing are inserted into fixed holder in van as soon as the vehicle is loaded with dangerous goods / hazardous waste
  • Ensure vehicles are correctly marked and equipped in line with ADR (E.g. Orange plates front, sides & rear)
  • Reporting any dangerous occurrence, unsafe practice, near miss, accident, incident, or breach of company procedure or policy to the Health & Safety Manager in line with company procedure
  • Ensure vehicles, cremators and any other items of mechanical equipment used on site are maintained and serviced on a regular and on-going basis
  • Ensure the site is kept clean, tidy and in good decorative order

 Key Skills required:

  • WAMITAB Level 4 High Risk Operator Competence for Managing Transfer of Hazardous Waste (HROC4) (formerly 4MTSHC or 4MTTHC) or evidence of participation in a current course in order that this qualification is obtained.
  • ADR training certificate at least for class 6.2 "other than tanks" is desirable
  • Knowledge of relevant legislations
  • Experience of healthcare waste transfer station and/or treatment facility at supervisory level or above
  • Experience of logistics and route planning
  • Previous experience of managing staff
  • The ability to communicate clearly with a range of people at different levels

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Greenacres Pet Crematorium
Greenacres Pet Crematorium, Messingham Road, East Butterwick, Scunthorpe, United Kingdom, DN17 3AL
  • Salary:
    Attractive salary and benefits package
  • Practice:
    Greenacres Pet Crematorium
  • City:
    East Butterwick
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  • Application Closing Date:
    1 June 2019
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