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Recycling Operative / Picker


Anglian is a privately-owned recycling and waste management Company based in Attleborough, Norfolk, and a leading Demolition Contractor for East Anglia.

The recycling operative/picker will support the safe and efficient segregation of recyclable materials by picking and moving materials from the processing line and metal recycling areas for further recycling and carrying out processing work as detailed by the Manager, in accordance with all Company work procedures.

Key Responsibilities:

Picking selected materials from a moving conveyor to maximise recycling rates;
Ensuring quality and recovery rates are maximised;
Supporting with general duties throughout the facility, including segregation of waste, moving, and sorting materials, and placing into designated skips/bins and other ad hoc duties as required on site;
Housekeeping to ensure that the facilities are kept clean, tidy, and free of trip hazards;
Following health and safety rules and procedures.
In order to be successful in this role, you must have:

Ability to work as part of a team, in a fast paced, busy environment;
A strong work ethic and punctual;
Focus and concentration;
Good communication both written and verbal, to be able to understand and follow instructions and site rules;
Personal Protective Equipment provided by the Company at all times is worn.
Safety and environmental awareness, maintain all aspects of Health and Safety pertaining to the relevant work area;
Knowledge of the waste and metal recycling industries desirable but not essential;
What's On Offer:

A competitive rate of pay starting at £9.00 per hour (dependent upon experience, discussed at interview stage)
45 hour per week contract, Monday-Friday, 07:00am-5:00pm;
28 days holiday (including bank holidays);
Company Pension Scheme;
Company Life Cover Scheme;
Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) – Wellness (BHSF);
Free full Company branded clothing and personal protection equipment (PPE);
Onsite parking;
Training and support provided, progression and career opportunities available.
How to apply:

To apply or for more information on the role, please visit our website ( or contact our HR team on 01953 608050. To apply please submit your CV/covering letter to

Reference ID: ANG2211ROP

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From £9.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
Face masks are required at all interviews, and self-questionnaire and temperature check required before commencement of any interviews with Anglian.

To apply please fill out the form on the right, call 01953 608050 or email

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