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Waste Support Officer
- Support Services
- Band 5
- Secondment: 6 months
- Full time
- Castle Hill Hospital
- £28,407 - £34,581 PRO RATA
- 02/06/2023 23:59
A development opportunity for a dynamic individual who has experience in healthcare waste systems. We are seeking someone who is motivated and focused on improving our hospital waste streams and will make a positive difference to support our trust Net Zero strategy and objectives. The role will require working across all hospital sites. If the candidate is successful in secondment, it may lead to a permanent position in the role.
Main duties of the job
Ensure the safe and effective management of waste throughout the Trust
Assist in meeting quality and waste reduction targets within the Waste Management Department
Ensure an efficient and effective audit programme within the Waste Department.
Ensure continuous development and maintenance of processes.
Assist in meeting performance targets.
Assist in the implementation and maintenance of all auditing processes across the Waste Management service, and support the audit process for the Facilities Department.
Champion effective, efficient and compliant waste disposal, ensuring that no waste is disposed of in a non-compliant manner.
Working for our organisation
Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust strongly encourages new starters to have the Covid-19 vaccine. However, it is not a mandatory requirement to work for us.
HUTH has two main sites: Hull Royal Infirmary and Castle Hill Hospital with an annual budget of approximately £800 million. The Trust employs around 11,000 staff and serves an extended population of 1.25 million, delivering a number of outpatient services from locations across the area.
The Trust’s secondary care service portfolio is comprehensive, covering the major medical and surgical specialties, routine and specialist diagnostic services and other clinical support services. These services are provided primarily to a catchment population of approximately 600,000 in the Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire area.
HUTH provides specialist and tertiary services to a population of 1.25 million extending from Scarborough in North Yorkshire to Grimsby and Scunthorpe in North East and North Lincolnshire respectively.
- Member of one of the following: • IEMA • CIWM
- Experience in working in either Facilities Management, or environmental management
- Experience in internal auditing
- Supervisory experience.
- Experience in delivering training and/or inductions
Skills Knowledge and Ability
- Knowledge of Waste Regulations
- Ability to communicate at all levels, both in writing and verbally.
- Degree level (RQF level 4 or above) Facilities Management related qualification (or demonstrable equivalent experience
- Waste Management qualification
- Recognised audit qualification
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Gary Usher
- Job title
- Facilites Manager
- Email address
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