Role Information:

Countrystyle Recycling is a dynamic, family-run Waste Management and Recycling Company. We collect, handle, process, dispose and recycle almost all forms of waste. Our flagship facility, at Ridham in Sittingbourne, Kent provides specialist services for the recycling of plasterboard, wood, food and the manufacture of RDF (Refuse Derived Fuel).

We are looking for an experienced Plant Fitter to join our busy team. The successful candidate will be part of a team responsible for the repair and maintenance of various types of heavy plant and equipment at our flagship site at Ridham Dock.

The ideal candidate will hold a minimum of NVQ Level 2 in Mechanical Maintenance and have experience with Shredders, Shovels, Excavators and Conveyors, particularly within the waste industry. You will be able to communicate effectively with operatives and managers to diagnose faults and carry out appropriate repairs


Your normal hours of work will be 50 hours per week, Monday to Sunday, between 6am and 6pm.

You will also be required to be on emergency call out on a rota basis.


Competitive hourly rate

Machine Operator


Ridham, nr Sittingbourne, Kent



How to Apply:


Please send your CV & Covering Letter or Application Form to

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If no response is received within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful. Countrystyle is an equal opportunities employer. Strictly no agencies. Previous applicants need not apply.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.