Nico joined us on a work placement in March 2016, after spending seven months out of work. After impressing during the four-week placement, when he got the chance to try a wide range of roles in the warehouse, he was offered a full-time job at the Recycling Park.
ABOUT OUR WORK PLACEMENTS
Want to gain work experience? We offer a range of work placements in areas across our business to successful applicants, no matter what their background is. Through these placements, we support individuals into the workplace, providing on the job training, experience you can write on your CV, and an employment reference for future job applications.
Our placements are typically unpaid, but they may lead to paid employment for people who excel within their role.
- Customer Service
- Welding and Fabrication
- Plant Maintenance and Mechanics
- Human Resources
- Recycling Operations
Each placement we offer is tailored to the needs and goals of the applicant. As a result, the length of placements may vary.
BECOME A PART OF THE TEAM
Interested in gaining work experience as part of the Recycling Lives team? Our work placements cater to a wide range of individuals including foreign exchange students, ex-offenders and the long-term unemployed.
To gain first-hand experience of your chosen sector within the recycling industry or work in our food redistribution centre send us your application through the form at the bottom of this page.