Salary: £23,796 per annum plus Veolia benefits

Location: Bridges Rd, Ellesmere Port, CH65 4EQ

Programme Duration: 60 months

When you see the world as we do, you see the chance to help the world take better care of its resources, and help it become a better place for everyone.

Our apprenticeship scheme puts you at the forefront of Ecological Transformation, contributing towards our purpose of protecting the planet’s natural resources, while supporting the communities we work in.

We know that everyone here at Veolia can help us work alongside our communities, look after the environment in small and big ways, and contribute towards our inclusive culture.

What we can offer you;

– 25 days of annual leave + Bank Holidays

– Access to our company/people’s pension scheme

– Discounts on everything from groceries to well-known retailers

– One paid days leave every year to volunteer and support your community

– Access to a range of resources to support your physical, mental and financial health; so you can lean on us whenever you need to

– Ongoing training and development opportunities, allowing you to reach your full potential

Apprenticeship Programme;

During this programme, we’ll help you develop your practical and behavioural skills and support you in gaining the technical and professional knowledge required for you to succeed in your career.

As well as this, you’ll also gain a Degree Level 6/7 Apprenticeship as a Degree Chemist.

With many of our colleagues starting as apprentices, you’ll receive full support and guidance from everyone throughout.

By the end of your apprenticeship, you’ll have received industry-standard training and attained qualifications that will enable you to progress and reach your full potential.

What you’ll be doing;

– Support the Commercial team and other
departments by assisting – In the booking process, helping to control the scheduling of bulk and packaged waste, responding to customer requests and raising and scheduling work orders.
– The Materials Specialists to raise new opportunities/quotations on
Salesforce and be familiar with uploading lists of waste profiles into ‘quick loads’
– The relationships with key customer to ensure the correct flow of paperwork and data and be able to transpose this into the format required to meet permit requirements.
– Administrative tasks as required and designated by the Head of Commercial.

– Work closely with the Laboratory to technically assess the suitability of all loads
for incineration and approve them accordingly and help coordinate the invoicing of all Lab Analysis charges where appropriate
– Build relationships with colleagues in the wider Hazardous Waste business to gain their trust and respect
– Work closely with site operational staff to understand the constraints and react to ensure the needs of the business are maintained
– Develop knowledge of Radioactive waste assessment to ensure corporate systems are updated to provide legally compliant documentation
– Identify the risks associated with handling different types of hazardous wastes and the processes from which they evolve
– Raise and Report any near misses or safety concerns

What we’re looking for;

– A minimum of 3 A levels grade C or above and English, Maths and Science GCSE at grade 4/C or above

– Full driving licence

What’s next?

Before we can consider your application further, you’ll need to complete a couple of short, gamified assessments. If you’re successful following this, we’ll then invite you to one of our virtual assessment days and a site visit.

Apply today, so we can make a difference for generations to come.

We want to ensure that you feel supported throughout the application process and provide reasonable adjustments where necessary and requested. If you require any reasonable adjustments as part of your application and interview process please do not hesitate to let us know.

Here at Veolia, we’re proud to be known as an equal opportunities employer. We know how important it is to be fully committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive place to work for every one of our colleagues. So no matter their age, gender, gender expression, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, belief, sexuality or veteran status, every applicant who meets the minimum requirements will be considered fully.

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