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Somerset Waste Partnership

Recycle More Specialist Officer

Salary: From £29,636 to £33,799

Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP) was established in 2007 to manage waste services on behalf of all Council’s in Somerset. SWP manages waste collection, recycling and disposal services for over 250,000 Somerset homes, aiming to increase recycling levels from 52% towards 70% per cent and more, continue to recycle nearly everything in the UK, and improve its already ‘high-flying’ carbon performance. SWP is nationally recognised for our history of innovation and its excellent environmental performance.

We are looking for a passionate and energetic individual to continue this history of innovation and help us deliver our huge ambitions, at what is a very exciting time to work in a role making a real difference to our environment.

A key position has arisen within Somerset Waste Partnership, ensuring we have the technical capacity to support the mobilisation of a new contractor and the effective planning of Recycle More. SWP are hugely ambitious for the future, and we are looking for someone who wants the opportunity to develop and drive this project forward, so that SWP remains at the cutting edge nationally and to make a huge difference to residents and the environment in Somerset.

Please email [email protected] for application details, quoting the reference SWPH032.

For further information or an informal discussion, please call Mickey Green, Managing Director on (01823) 625707. Please see our latest Business Plan ( for more information about SWP.

Closing date: 30th June 2019
Interview date: 12th July 2019