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Type Permanent
Job Reference J8518
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Technical Waste Coordinator

Our client is a leading independently owned waste management company, specialising in chemical waste transportation, treatment and disposal. A vacancy currently exists for a Technical Waste Coordinator to provide technical administration support to the Technical and Sales teams, and to coordinate all hazardous and industrial waste enquiries from producers, waste management companies and internal depots.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Coordinate incoming waste enquiries, passing to the technical team for pricing
  • Respond to enquiries from customers, Sales Managers and internal depots by phone or email
  • Input pre-acceptance information into the company’s bespoke waste tracking system, including sample details, hazard codes, EWC codes and UN numbers
  • Support the Contracts Managers with coordination of enquiries and bookings from waste management companies
  • Provide technical administration support to the Technical Team, Sales office and site laboratory as required, including holiday cover
  • Supporting the team with ‘month end’ tasks within the required deadlines, including invoicing and EA returns
  • Obtain prices for disposal from alternative waste treatment facilities when required, and arrange bookings and consignment notes
  • Liaise closely with the Central Customer Services, Sales and Operational functions to ensure smooth and efficient operation

Essential Requirements:

  • Excellent organiser and communicator
  • Degree in Chemistry or related subject
  • Confident in the use of IT systems and able to utilise bespoke company IT programs
  • Experience within a customer service or administration environment

Desirable skills:

  • Previous experience of working in the waste industry
  • Knowledge of WM3 and ability to apply it to classify waste
  • Understanding of ADR regulations and ability to classify waste for transport

This role represents an exciting opportunity for someone who is looking to learn and develop their career within technical waste assessment.

Ref: J8518

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