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Recycle Plant Operations Supervisor

Job Details

Hiring Organization WM – Sam Houston Transfer Station
Post Name Recycle Plant Operations Supervisor
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time
Location Houston, Texas, United States

 

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Job Summary

Supervises daily operations of a recycling facility in order to improve production, maintain costs, and ensure safety.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.

  • Manages daily (plant) operations and maintains inventory for safety and operation supplies.
  • Reviews and evaluates work to ensure quality, and timeliness and ensures quality control in adherence to policies and procedures.
  • Manages (plant) logistics and materials; supervises daily production; enters finished goods into inventory; orders supplies as needed.
  • Supervises production staff and coordinates workflow and assignments toward the achievement of operational goals.
  • Oversees operations personnel needs including coaching, training, and evaluating employee performance. Provides input into termination, compensation, and promotion decisions.
  • Investigates, review, and control the implementation of safety regulations and company policies and procedures.
  • Creates and submits weekly and month-end reports to senior management.

Supervisory Responsibilities

The highest level of supervisory skills required in this job is the management of non-supervisory employees. This includes:

  • Direct supervision of 20+ full-time employees including office managers, sorters, operators, drivers, and laborers.

Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

Education and Experience

  • Education: High School Diploma or GED (accredited)
  • Experience: 4 years of relevant work experience in a supervisory role.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations, or Other Requirements

  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Forklift Certification is a plus.

Other Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities Required

  • Equipment operating, shipping and receiving, health and safety, and supervisory experience may be required.

Work Environment

Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and the work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

The normal setting for this job is MRF/outdoor.

Benefits

At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.

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ABOUT US

ABOUT WM

WM (WM.com) is North America’s largest comprehensive waste management environmental solutions provider. Previously known as Waste Management and based in Houston, Texas, WM is driven by a commitment to putting people first and achieving success with integrity. The company, through its subsidiaries, provides collection, recycling, and disposal services to millions of residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers throughout the U.S. and Canada.
With innovative infrastructure and capabilities in recycling, organics, and renewable energy, WM provides environmental solutions to and collaborates with its customers in helping them achieve their sustainability goals. WM has the largest disposal network and collection fleet in North America is the largest recycler of post-consumer materials and is the leader in the beneficial reuse of landfill gas, with a growing network of renewable natural gas plants and the most gas-to-electricity plants in North America.
WM’s fleet includes nearly 11,000 natural gas trucks – the largest heavy-duty natural gas truck fleet of its kind in North America – where more than half are fueled by renewable natural gas. To learn more about WM and the company’s sustainability progress and solutions, visit Sustainability.WM.com.

ABOUT THE TEAM

WM Leaders are a critical part of our People First culture. The proud, caring and resilient members of the WM family are the foundation for our success. We commit to taking care of each other, our customers, our communities, and the environment. We are Leaders in Sustainability & Environmental Solutions.

WM is more than just managing waste. We’re industry leaders helping people and organizations achieve their sustainability goals.

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