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Working in waste management is an important role in any community as the job ensures the safe disposal of contaminated waste and hazardous materials which have been created by households, factories, businesses, productions or manufacturing plants
The sector primarily deals with identifying and then eliminating waste from the community. The materials’ contents must be analysed and then a cost-effective method needs to be put in place to ensure the disposal is environmentally sound. Systems must be created and implemented in order to reduce waste by incineration, solidification or compaction
It is important to understand the regulations involved when working in waste management. If you’re in a management role, it is necessary to possess skills in analysing eradication and carcinogens methods. Communication skills are also important for liaising with local agencies to be able to identify and solve present and future issues
For those looking to fill a management position, a degree in nuclear engineering, waste management or a related area is required. It is also preferred to have experience working in a hazardous waste testing environment or a waste management facility.
Waste management officers are required to manage waste disposal and recycling facilities. They are also responsible for street cleaning and waste treatment operations. Some of these officers work in both recycling and management functions and other just dedicate their efforts to one category. They can work for a district waste collection or a county waste disposal authority.
A waste management officer usually performs many of the following tasks:
• Analysing statistics on waste levels.
• Managing waste collection contracts.
• Advising companies on waste reduction.
• Calculating budgets.
• Monitoring service of local waste collection.
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Waste Management Jobs
Latest Job Offers
£310 - £350 per day
£25000 - £30000/annum plus car allowance and benefits
Up to £30,000 per annum
Leeds, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire
£40000.00 - £45000.00 pa + Full Package
Seascale, Cumbria, North West
£70000 - £90000/annum Car, Pension, Healthcare & Benefit
£13,151 - £13,927 per year
Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
South East England, England
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