Salary: Attractive hourly rate plus benefits.

The ELV Operative is responsible for handling and processing End of Life vehicles safely and compliantly whilst providing excellent customer service and managing stocks efficiently.

  • ELV operatives will need to be fully trained in all aspects of ELV operations including FLT licence, small tools and vehicle depollution.
  • The ELV operative will greet customers at the ELV drop off areas and inspect the vehicles.
  • Inspection of vehicles to assess if they need de-polluting and will check to confirm if the vehicle is complete to inform pricing.
  • Perform out turns on each vehicle confirming what has been removed using the mobile device provided. 
  • Store all commodities removed from vehicles in the correct manner including:

– Batteries in battery boxes

– Wheels stacked on pallets and shrink wrapped once a full pallet completed

– Cats with barcode stickers added and placed in secure storage. 

  • Weigh out batteries, wheels and Cats on a regular basis as sales are despatched. 
  • Achieve daily targets on the number of vehicles per day to be depolluted.  
  • Carry out accurate valuations of catalytic converters with training to be provided.  
  • Maintain good housekeeping standards so that the ELV building and surrounding areas are kept clean and tidy.
  • Play an active part in depot safety performance through being a safety leader on-site.
  • Identify, report and deal with hazards. Challenge unsafe behaviours and ensure compliance with all EMR SOP’s.
  • Previous experience of a vehicle depollution/metal recycling activities is preferable but not essential
  • FLT experience preferable
  •  Ability to use a hand held portable tablet for recording information
  • Previous car mechanic experience beneficial
  • The ability to demonstrate excellent team working relationships, fostering an environment based on trust and mutual respect.
  • Capable of assessing information
  • Experience of working in a fluid environment where priorities can change and flexibility is essential.

Hours per week: 45