The Role

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Site Chemist to join our expanding Technical Team within our relaxed and friendly office in Cannock.

Job Details: 

  • Responsible to: Site Manager,
  • Responsible for: Not Applicable,
  • Collaborate with: Site Manager / Assistant Site Manager, Other Chemists, Technical Assessors, Site Foreman and Site Operatives.



Job Purpose

  • Working in conjunction with Site Management to safely deliver the throughput of waste in the Transfer Station.
  • Primary role of Inspection chemist to ensure compliance with pre-acceptance criteria, supporting Site Operatives with movement, storage and segregation of waste alongside other general operational responsibilities.
  • Occasional support on customers site to list or prepare outgoing loads (once experienced).


  • Processing incoming loads
  • Arranging outgoing loads
  • Stock control as set out by PPC Permit
  • Pre-acceptance and accepting sampling and testing
  • Manage all relevant paperwork
  • Daily inspections, logs and signage in the Transfer Station
  • Liaising with other Chemists and Operatives with waste management
  • Ensuring general housekeeping is maintained on a regular basis
  • Preparing, loading and unloading incoming and outgoing loads
  • Packing and identifying wastes on customers sites
  • Adhering to Company Policies and Procedures
  • Working with all regulations set out by the HSE, EA and any other regulatory board
  • Proactively support and embed a generative safety culture
  • Proactively support and embed a generative safety culture
  • Any other reasonable duties as and when required

Critical Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of the waste management industry
  • Counterbalance Forklift Truck (Training will be provided)

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Previous administration/service delivery experience desired.
  • •Ability to communicate and coordinate with people at all levels of an organisation
  • Ability to plan and achieve own workload
  • Ability to adapt to using waste software systems


  • Delivering Results – Essential
  • Innovation and Change – Essential
  • Communication – Performer (Critical)
  • Team Working – Performer (Critical)
  • Decision Making and Problem Solving – Performer (Critical)
  • Self-Development – Performer

Apply today

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