Basic Function

The role is to work as part of a team, operating compost related plant and machinery in order to produce high grade PAS100 compost. You will work in line with the stringent Safe Systems of Work (SSOW’s) in place to ensure a clean and safe environment is maintained at all times.

General Duties:

Ensure productivity targets are achieved;

  • Ensure that behaviour and conduct are always kept to an exceptional level;
  • Report any hazardous, dangerous and non conforming waste to manager;
  • Report near misses or accidents to the manager immediately;
  • To display a positive attitude at all times;
  • Strict adherence to relevant safe systems of work;
  • Ensure correct PPE is worn at all times and report any damage to PPE for replacement;
  • The need for flexibility regarding the job role and to give full support to any new systems that are implemented.

Specific Duties:

  • To carry-out daily checks on machinery and complete the provided asset go checks reporting any and all defects;
  • Operate machinery efficiently and within design parameters and operator ability;
  • Ensure working areas are always clear and clean;
  • Compliance of all Safe Systems of Work (SSOWs), rules and regulations according to the Company and whilst operating machinery and/or carrying out your duties;
  • To carry out general maintenance and cleaning duties on machinery as instructed;
  • To carry out general maintenance and cleaning duties to drainage systems, vessel ducting and general housekeeping of IVC, Yard and pad areas;
  • Contribute to the achievement of targets, as instructed by the Compost Manager, through efficient working at all times;
  • Ensure that all activities carried out are in accordance with Health & Safety procedures and within your Health & Safety responsibilities as detailed in the company Health & Safety Policy.

Key Skills:

  • Good people and communication skills;
  • Full driving license;
  • Work in line with Health and Safety Disciplines within the Department;
  • Excellent time management skills;
  • Understanding of in-house systems and procedures;
  • Able to work to work as part of a team;
  • Reliable;
  • High levels of personal integrity.
  • 360 excavator (over 10t) licence desirable.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £12.26 per hour

Expected hours: 42.5 per week


  • Bereavement leave
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay
  • Store discount

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • English not required


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability


  • Dumper: 1 year (preferred)
  • Excavator: 1 year (preferred)


  • Driving Licence (required)
  • CPCS (preferred)

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Ability to Commute:

  • Carmarthen, SA32 8BG (required)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Carmarthen, SA32 8BG: Relocate before starting work (preferred)

Work Location: In person

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