Operations manager – Reuse.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly organised individual to manage and develop our reuse operations in Newport and Llantrisant.

The role involves managing a team of 11 staff and multiple volunteers from a wide variety of backgrounds, working varied hours and at three different locations.

The right candidate will have a proven record of managing people and be a strong leader with vision and motivational skills. They will be educated to a high standard, be an excellent personal communicator and be able to ‘think outside the box’ when it comes to traditional reuse activities.

Salary: £28,203 – £29,854 SCP 32-34

Hours: Full Time (8:30 am to 5:00 pm Mon to Fri)

Location: Reuse Centre, Pheonix Park, Newport NP19 0LW

Job Description and Application form

Deadline: 18 August 2017 (Interviews 24.8.17)

Contact: 01633 281 281 or email penny@wastesavers.co.uk 


Charity Trustee (voluntary)

Do you want to make a real difference to the third sector’s position in recycling and waste management? Would you like to help Newport work towards 70% recycling, towards increasing reuse and encourage training and education in the workplace and at school?

We have an opening for a Trustee for Wastesavers Charitable Trust Ltd and Wastesavers Recycling Ltd.

Ideally we are looking for someone with experience in any one of the following; business leadership and management, financial management, charity management, working with volunteers, working with disabled people or human resource management.

For more background download our Trustee job description.

Contact: Penny Goodwin (CEO) on 01633 281281 or email penny@wastesavers.co.uk for more information and to arrange a meeting and tour of our site.


Furniture and/or IT operatives (voluntary)

We have a variety pf opportunities at our IT and furniture reuse showroom. These provide an ideal chance to gain valuable work experience, learn new skills and work in a friendly team helping people in need. Full training and a supportive environment.


Salary: Voluntary

Hours; To suit you

Location: Reuse Centre: Pheonix Park, Newport NP19 0LW

Contact: Mike Howell on 01633 281 281 or email MikeHowell@wastesavers.co.uk  


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