Waste Operator


Number of Positions:
Contract Type:
Permanent – Full Time
£8.91 - £11.69
Working Hours:
Proctor and Gamble London site
Closing Date:
Job Category:
Waste Management
Sodexo Segment:
UK Corporate Services

Job Introduction

Sodexo are currently recruiting for a Waste Operator. You will assist with all aspects of waste management within the company site. This is a fantastic opportunity to start a career in waste management and work for a global company.

Main Responsibilities

  • To ensure the effective cleaning of allocated areas in a timely manner in accordance with company standards
  • To identify potential safety hazards, reporting to the line manager as necessary
  • To ensure that stores are kept clean and tidy and equipment stored safely at all times
  • To comply with all security regulations for cleaning materials, equipment and buildings as laid down by both the client and Sodexo, reporting immediately any shortages or discrepancies found
  • To deal with any complaints that arise, ensuring effective resolution and escalating to the line manager where necessary
  • To assist in the collection of all types of waste as laid down in the Statement of Requirement or as requested by the customer
  • To collect recyclable materials from site, including emptying of bins into general waste compactors and baling of cardboard, plastic etc.
  • To dispose of waste into correct receptacles, i.e. hazardous bins, recycling bins, general rubbish bins, confidential bins, compostable bins

The Ideal Candidate


  • Excellent interpersonal skills with an effective ability to communicate and interact with customers, clients and colleagues
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills with a strong ability to prioritise and balance tasks under pressure


  • Forklift driving licence, however training can be provided if this is not held



About The Company

Sodexo UK & Ireland employs around 36,000 people and delivers On-site Service Solutions to clients at over 2,300 locations including offices, hospitals, schools, defence sites, prisons, sporting events and visitor attractions. 

With an annual turnover of over £1bn, Sodexo delivers a diverse range of services from catering, cleaning, reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling clients to focus on their core business.