Business Manager (Landfill)

Closing date: 
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 22:59
FCC Environment
United Kingdom

FCC Environment, part of the FCC Group, have a requirement for Business Manager to be responsible for the efficient running of their landfill site at Calvert in Buckinghamshire.

About the role

The Business Manager will be responsible for the operation of the site ensuring health and safety and legislative compliance, the delivery of customer expectations and the achievement of revenue and profit targets.

As well as managing the operation of the site, responsibility will include HS2 Project Delivery, managing the whole process to eliminate impact on the FCC operating business from implementation to completion.   This will involve management of site impact, compensation, changes to infrastructure, ecological management and legal and warranty matters.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Understanding and implementing the company SHEQ Policy
  • To monitor and control landfill operations
  • Manage and control   capital and provisions expenditure
  • Manage the Engineering team, reviewing tender documents, attending meetings and controlling on site contractors
  • Management of the delivery of an approved leachate extraction system
  • Control repair and maintenance procedures
  • Operational cost reporting and participation in the preparation of forecasts and budgets
  • Staffing,   training and compliance
  • Site security

Experience and Skills

  • Minimum A level education, ideally a graduate in business or environmental disciplines
  • Relevant CoTC
  • Strong reputation for consistent delivery of projects on time and to budget
  • Successful management of a professional team demonstrating an ability to deliver value through influence at a local level
  • Operational management within a sector where compliance with regulatory controls is an important factor
  • Proven ability as a line manager, able to recruit, develop, motivate and control operations and technical staff working in a processing, extractive industry or utility environment.
  • First class communication skills be a confident spokesperson, credible as a representative of the company.

Company Background

FCC Environment is a leading UK waste and resource management company, which is part of a global group with a strong heritage in providing services for communities and businesses. Our vision is to be the environmental company of choice, delivering change for a sustainable future.

FCC Environment's core business centers on collection, resource recovery and renewable energy providing services for local authorities and commercial customers.   Our business is grouped into five core services:

  • Municipal services -  household waste collection, street cleansing, parks and gardens maintenance
  • Business waste solutions  -waste collection and recycling services for small and large companies
  • Recycling -  material recycling facilities, household waste recycling centers
  • Green energy -recovery of energy from waste
  • Waste Processing -industrial waste treatment, hazardous wastes and landfill disposal

We operate over 200 facilities in England, Scotland and Wales and employ around 2,500 employees.   We recycle 1.2 million tonnes of waste each year.