Industrial Services Operatives

Posted 07 June 2024
Salary £26000 - £40000 per annum
Job type Temporary
Discipline Driving
Contact NameBradley Rowlands

Job description

Job Title: Industrial Services Cleaner

Location: Newport, South Wales

Employment Type: Temporary to Permanent

Working Hours: 40hrs, 5 days a week minimum, OT available

Salary: £26000-£40000 once trained

Candour Talent Recruitment are currently recruiting for multiple Industrial Services Cleaners to join our well-established client based in the Newport area.

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

Job Summary:

You will be working as part of a team carrying out various industrial cleaning tasks and site housekeeping tasks, including site clearance and spill response. This is a physical role involving manual handling, waste removal and working outdoors and occasionally in confined spaces.

The role is full time, 40 hours per week, with some overtime opportunities at weekends or evenings. Our Industrial Services Cleaners are all specially trained to work in confined spaces, on energy recovery facilities (ERF) & operating mobile plant & high-pressure water jetting equipment as required.

To apply for the role of Industrial Services Cleaner, you will have a CCNSG qualification or equivalent although this can be achieved post-employment. You must be hard-working and not afraid of working outdoors or in confined spaces and be highly reliable. Due to the hazards of working in such environments we have a strict safety policy and you must be the sort of person who will contribute to our safety culture and be able to pass a drug and alcohol test. You will be working on customer sites and you need to be a good ambassador for the company ensuring the customer experience is a positive one.

This is an opportunity to enter the industrial services working environment, gaining experience of industrial cleaning in an ERF Plant while undergoing the training required for the wider industrial services world.

Key Responsibilities:

Manual Cleaning

  • General site cleaning: sweeping and shovelling, washing down, litter picking.
  • Jet washing activities.
  • Use of various hand tools to include: shovels, pick axes, pneumatic tools, wheel barrows, hammers etc. to break up and move materials.
  • Janitorial tasks, can include greasing mechanical systems, using small hand tools etc to put up signage, stocking up eye wash stations etc.

Operation of Disab vacuum hose (not all sites - on job training will be provided)

  • Manual "working" of flexible rubber hose to vacuum up solids, sludges and liquids.
  • Flexible rubber hose is anything between 2" and 8" diameter and comes in lengths up to 10m long (normal working lengths would be up to 4m).
  • Manual carrying, lifting or dragging of the above flexible pipes to and from the work site - this may include negotiating stairs, slopes and uneven surfaces.

General H&S Responsibilities:

  • Comply with Health & Safety requirements: as per training, policies, procedures, risk assessments, method statements, safe systems of work etc.
  • Actively seek to improve safety culture.
  • Report any H&S issues/accidents/near misses to your line manager immediately.

Other General Responsibilities:

  • Attend training as required to maintain personal qualification/competence.
  • Comply with the Company Equal Opportunities Policy and promote equality.
  • Any other duties as required by line management, commensurate with the post holder's level of training and competence.


  • CCNSG required

Your cv should outline all specific experience and qualifications.

If you have not heard from us within 7 days, it will mean your cv hasn't been shortlisted based on available information.

How to Apply:

Contact Number: 07376391662

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.

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