General Assistant

Posted 28 March 2024
Salary Up to £11.44 per hour
Job type Permanent
Discipline Commercial
ReferenceELLIS - NEWPORT_1711640124
Contact NameEllis Jones

Job description

Job Title: General Assistant

Location: Cwmbran

Employment Type: Part-time / Permanent

Working Hours: 25 hours a week that will increase over time

Salary: Hourly Rate - £11.44

Candour Talent Recruitment are currently recruiting for a General Assistantto join our well-established client based in the Cwmbran area.

This role presents a unique chance to become a part of a dedicated team within a well-established waste management company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Delivery of products to a number of clients ( confident &Professional towards clients, and suppliers )

  • Waste sample collection from clients and take these to lab/waste partners

  • Build spill kits

  • Spill kit check at a number of given clients

  • Being on site for a number of waste jobs ( projects ) to be certain that the client is happy with the work supplied.

  • Assist with commissioning of spill equipment if needed ( booms, skimmers, port bins).

  • Hold the fort when waiting for delivers, upload deliveries, hold the fort during exhibition and holiday time.

  • Have to be fit and able to lift items and not afraid of getting dirty.

  • Willing to be flexible in work hours might have to be on site of a given client at 7 am over the weekend or bank holidays.

  • Needs a full clean driving licence and able to drive a van being our own or rented.

  • No criminal record, mature in work and thinking able to work on their own when needed.

  • Able to use IT equipment and having a standard level of IT knowledge.

  • Over a period of time do some sales in a given industry ( blank canvas) food industry or water industry or plant hire/civil.


Due to H&S site rules the candidate must be clear of facial hair to insure a perfect seal around the gas mask.


  • Training of the products will be given ( absorbents to understand to have the correct type and to know what goes in a given spill kit ) will organise a factory visit to UK manufacture.

  • After probation time possible travel ( Finland, Norway, USA) for product training.

  • Will need to be willing to sign a confidentiality document ( which we will get drawn up by a solicitor )

  • PPE for work and after time company shirts etc.

  • Company phone

  • Training in some area's i.e passport to safety

  • Holiday pay/pension/private medical care/yearly bonus ( pending on how company is doing )

  • Lunch allowance of £7.50 when out all day.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to leverage their skills and expertise in a stimulating work environment while contributing to the continued success and growth of the organisation. If you are a motivated professional seeking to take the next step in your career journey, we encourage you to apply today!

How to Apply:

Contact Number: 01633 741000

Email Address:


We thank you for considering Candour Talent Recruitment for your career aspirations and encourage you to continue exploring opportunities with us in the future. Good Luck with your application and we look forward to receiving your CV.

Who are we at Candour Talent?

At our award-winning recruitment agency, we pride ourselves on building strong connections with both our clients and candidates. We operate as both a recruitment specialist for permanent recruitment and a recruitment business for the supply of temporary workers, ensuring that we can effectively meet the diverse needs of our clients and candidates. With a dedicated and passionate team of professionals, we're committed to taking time to understand your unique skills, experiences, and aspirations ensuring that we match you with opportunities that not only align with your professional goals but also inspire you to thrive. Whether you're seeking a career change, advancement, or a new challenge, we're here to support you every step of the way.

Rest assured that when you apply for a role through Candour Talent Recruitment, your details will be handled with the utmost confidentiality and in accordance with our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, outlining how your information will be used.

While we strive to respond to all applicants promptly, please note that only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted for further consideration. If you do not hear back from us within 7 days of your application, we regret to inform you that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.