Recycling & Waste Team Leader

Job Details

Job Description 

To Operate the Waste Collection Vehicle in a safe and effective manner to enable collection of waste throughout the County Borough. To supervise/manage the Waste Collection Operatives to fulfil the duties of their role effectively and efficiently in accordance with all Health and Safety requirements. To provide excellent customer care in the delivery of the waste service across Torfaen. Will need HGV license.


  • To carry out Waste collection services as agreed with your Supervisor.
  • To carry out job chats on a yearly basis in order to establish your crew’s needs.
  • To distribute promotional literature as and when required.
  • To liaise with the Waste Awareness Officer/Enforcement Officer where there are areas of non-compliance by residents of Torfaen.
  • To monitor the performance of your crew on a daily basis and report back to your Supervisor, where there are issues with performance.
  • To contribute to raising public awareness of the twin bin scheme and other waste initiatives introduced throughout Torfaen.
  • To identify and provide additional assistance for members of the public who are experiencing difficulties in carrying out the separation of their waste.