Traffic Marshall

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

About our opportunity:

Traffic Marshall/FLT Operatives are the people on the ground who keep traffic in and out of the depot flowing smoothly and safely and ensure we deliver the best customer service. Without their keen eye for detail, organisational and problem solving skills, our depots wouldn't be the successes they are today.

As a Traffic Marshall, you will further develop your knowledge and expertise of what it takes to be at the forefront of recycling and sustainability. You will also be able to build on and expand your current skills by taking that next step in your career.

If you have any type of experience as either a Banks person, hands on traffic management, metal grading, buying or selling metal, or operating any type of mobile or fixed plant machinery, we want you to apply.

What you will be doing:

  • Managing all vehicles entering and exiting the depot, liaising with customers and other team members to keep a steady flow of traffic moving within the depot.
  • Providing excellent customer service and communicating effectively with all visitors to site.
  • Acting as first point of contact for customers to resolve any issues/problems, developing and maintaining professional relationships.
  • Accurately grading incoming and outgoing scrap deliveries to agreed EMR standards.
  • Identifying and separating non-conforming materials, recording and documenting evidence, and applying the associated penalties.
  • Provide assistance in hand sorting and separating different metal types and grades into the relevant bays, bales or containers.
  • Operating mobile and fixed plant when required.
  • Assisting with training new starters and colleagues on grading of material where required.
  • Carrying out all necessary paperwork and ad hoc admin support.
  • Strictly adhere to Health and Safety policies and procedures, as well monitoring all customers on site.
  • Report any near misses of defects to the depot management and H&S team.


About you:

  • Do you have previous experience in a similar role or environment?
  • Do you have FLT experience?
  • Do you have the ability to work within a busy environment ensuring the highest standard of customer service and H&S Compliance?
  • Are you organised adaptable to meet business priorities?
  • Are you comfortable working outside?
  • Can you work Saturdays mornings?

Package Description

From £9.80ph DOE + Increased overtime rates

Who we are?

European Metal Recycling is a global leader in sustainable materials with physical operations in the UK, USA, Germany and the Netherlands. Our core business is the recycling of metal and plastics from a range of public, commercial and industrial waste streams. Our recycling activities generate around 10 million tonnes of sustainable materials every year, saving over 10 million tonnes.

Our mission is to have great people serving our customers with dependable recycling solutions. EMR is still privately owned, with family values at its core. It’s a place where we care about our people, our customers, our workplace and our communities. We offer diverse and exciting career opportunities where individuals can make a difference and are recognised and rewarded for their hard work.

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EMR Group and its subsidiaries are committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. We pride ourselves on being an equal opportunities employer, and value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability.

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