Jobs at Bristol Waste Company

Are you interested in a career in waste management? Check our available positions below or submit a speculative application.


Who we are

Bristol Waste Company is responsible for refuse and recycling collection, street cleansing and waste disposal for the people of Bristol. We also run the city’s two Household Waste Recycling Centres plus a growing Commercial waste business.

We are an enthusiastic, forward-thinking company with an ambitious vision for Bristol. A key part of this is the clear need to influence behavioural change in the city with regard to waste, recycling and litter, and to involve and empower citizens, community groups and businesses, so that, together, we can make Bristol a cleaner and greener place that wastes nothing.

  • Commercial Driver
    location icon Avonmouth Depot, Bristol
    salary icon 27,484.96 per annum
    brief case icon Full Time
    watch icon Apply by 22nd June 2021
  • Commercial Loader
    location icon Avonmouth Depot, Bristol
    salary icon 23,863.41 per annum
    brief case icon Full Time
    watch icon Apply by 22nd June 2021
  • Cleaning Operative
    location icon Bristol, various locations
    salary icon 9.50 per hour
    brief case icon Part Time
    watch icon Apply by 25th June 2021
  • Facilities Coordinator
    location icon Bristol
    salary icon 24,000 per annum
    brief case icon Full Time
    watch icon Apply by 1st July 2021
  • Reuse (shop and IT reuse) volunteer roles
    location icon Avonmouth Reuse Shop, Bristol
    salary icon Expenses
    brief case icon Voluntary
    watch icon Apply by 29th August 2021

Our aim is for Bristol to be a clean and tidy city which is happier and healthier for all those who live, work and study here.

Our Company Values

We are Dedicated

We strive to make a difference.

We are Curious

We ask questions and explore possibilities.

We show Respect

We treat each other fairly.

We take Ownership

We accept personal accountability.

We are Collaborative

We come together to reach shared goals.

We work Safe

We embrace a culture of working together safely at all times.

Become part of the team

Does working for us interest you?

We welcome speculative applications and would love to hear from you.

Bristol Waste Company is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff.

Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage or civil partnership status.

We support the Ban the Box initiative, a campaign which creates a fair opportunity for people with convictions to compete for jobs by removing the tick box from application forms and asking about criminal convictions later in the recruitment process.

We are also part of the Bristol Equality Charter, a commitment Bristol organisations make to help improve equality, diversity and inclusion across the city.

We understand that as a Company we are underrepresented by certain groups such; as Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic, as well as Women in our workforce. Bristol Waste Company is committed to targeting these groups during our recruitment process and have an Equalities, Diversity and Inclusion working group, who are working together to tackle this underrepresentation.

Please note that we do reserve the right to close application dates early in the event we receive high volumes of suitable applications. All our vacancies close at midnight on the stated closing date and late submissions will not be accepted. All applications will be shortlisted soon after the closing date. If you have not heard from us within three weeks of this date, you can assume that you have been unsuccessful at this stage. Thank you for your interest in vacancies at Bristol Waste.