• Provide Technical support to the Project Manager, Operations Manager & Sales Manager
  • Visit project sites where practicable, to assist with pre-engineering
  • Support Project Manager
  • Provide an element of contract management with ISS customers
  • Must have a great knowledge of Industrial Services, including tank cleaning and high-pressure jetting.
  • To ensure all paperwork is completed and handed back in after project has been completed
  • Running of projects
  • Supervising the undertaking of a multitude of industrial cleaning and decontamination projects involving hazardous chemicals and wastes.
  • Principal daily activity will include servicing the needs (planned and reactive) of Acumen, ensuring all work is undertaken to a high standard and in a safe and compliant way; ensuring customer satisfaction.

Key roles and responsibilities

  • Undertake site surveys where practicable in conjunction with Project Manager or Sales manager.
  • Assist in the technically design specific projects, based on the client scope.
  • Report near misses and raise safety concerns.
  • Assist with the resolution of safety issues.
  • Supervise project teams.
  • Assist as required with the management of project costs.
  • Client meetings, for technical support.
  • Manage existing customers.
  • Always ensure excellent customer service.
  • Meticulously follow Risk & Method statements.
  • Completed all documentation where needed.
  • To observe and comply with all safety notices and signs to ensure that all work is carried out in a safe and proper manner.
  • Incident reporting in line with compliance requirements, i.e. spillages, accidents & near miss reporting.
  • Completing W.A.S.T.E reports weekly.
  • Display high concentration levels to ensure safe working practices.
  • Adhere to Company policies.
  • Follow Company procedures at all times.
  • Work in a professional manner that will bring credit to Acumen. This can be done by – Being punctual, tidy in appearance, being well mannered, polite, and courteous to customers and other Acumen employees at all times.
  • Maintain high levels of Health and Safety Standards.
  • Wear company issued uniform and PPE suitable for the task in hand.
  • Be able to work efficiently and effectively as part of a team.
  • Have excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Lead by example.
  • Have excellent communication skills.
  • Have good attention to detail.
  • Employ a flexible attitude (some weekend and night work may be required).
  • Projects may involve working away from home for periods at a time.
  • Be hard-working.
  • Be able to use initiative.
  • Be able to pick things up quickly.
  • Be able to manage a diverse workload.


  • Be qualified & display proficiency in using Breathing Apparatus and Safety Masks – training can be provided.
  • Be qualified in Confined Space Entry work – training can be provided.
  • Be qualified in HP water jetting – training can be provided.
  • Holding a current valid CCNSG or IOSH certificate is a must.
  • Hold a valid driving licence.
  • Towing licence would be advantageous

Role based in Middlesbrough and pay is £14 per hour normal time, premium rates apply for weekend and bank holiday working.

To apply, send your CV and covering letter to hr@acumenwaste.co.uk