Shift Leader (Sorting Plants)


Company Confidential
Industry Waste Managem...
Category Operations
Location Kumasi
Job Status Full-time
Salary GH¢ 
Education HND
Experience 4 years
Job Expires Aug 14, 2020
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Job Description

REPORTS TO:   Sorting Plant Supervisor  

Supervise and direct other employees’ daily routines and interact with crew to ensure they have a satisfactory experience.  Act as quality control, ensures customer satisfaction through employees’ trainings and adhering to company policy.    


  • Creating a shift schedule, assigning duties and ensuring a shift tasks are completed as scheduled.
  • Direct and monitor sorting and materials recovery processes and activities.
  • Ensure that all recovered fractions are recorded and routed to the appropriate stations for further action.
  • Liaising with quality control team, to ensure sorting and recycling activities are carried out to achieve effective results.
  • Liaise with maintenance team to control downtime during maintenance activities.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment.
  • Ensure effective usage of personnel protective equipment (PPEs).
  • Submit daily operational report for sorting activities on time.
  • Keep daily operational records of all sorting activities.

Required Skills or Experience


  • Considerable knowledge/understanding of recycling materials. 
  • Considerable knowledge and understanding of legislative requirements relating to occupational health, safety and environment.
  • Excellent knowledge/understanding of Health and Safety issues and codes of practice relevant to environmental sanitation/waste management.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and often stressful environment.
  • Excellent attendance record and trust worthy.
  • Good knowledge/understanding of waste management practices and its environmental impact.
  • Good planning, documentation and organizing skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and execute projects. 
  • Good knowledge in the use of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Internet and other software and tools relating to transport management and operations.
  • Good decision making based on thorough analysis.



  • HND from an accredited University or institution in a related field.


  • Four (4) years working experience with at least 2 years in recycling leading hand position.
  • Experience in running a recycling program and training in waste management processes, recycling, and one year experience in public contact work and/or experience in program coordination; or a combination of education and/or training and/or experience.
  • Knowledge of large-scale recycling, waste segregation techniques and biological processes.
  • Experience in public contact work and/or experience in program coordination.

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