E-Waste Operative

We are recruiting for a new E-Waste Operative to join the Edinburgh Remakery team.

This is an entry level post and, if appropriate, may be linked to an apprenticeship

E-Waste Operative

Based at The Edinburgh Remakery, Ground Floor at Ocean Terminal, Ocean Drive, Edinburgh.

Working Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £19,305 per annum
Contract: Fixed term 1 year contract with potential for extension, subject to funding
Reports to: Operations and Tech Manager


Background info

The Edinburgh Remakery is a social enterprise and charity. Our mission is to create a zero waste society by diverting reusable resources away from landfill, and sharing valuable repair and reuse skills with the people in our community

We have a shop premises at Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre where we specialise in refurbishing donated Tech equipment and selling it at affordable prices in store and through our on-line shop.

As of January 2022 we will operate from our new premises at Ocean Terminal.  The shop will offer a welcoming community space where people can come and learn, be inspired, socialise and engage with repair and reuse practises and learning.  Our E-waste activity is one of our key business priorities – incorporating our IT Disposal Service for both businesses and individuals and the refurbishment of IT equipment – with sales through our online shop.


Job Description and Person Specification

Download the full Person Specification and Job Description here.


Application Procedure:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please refer to the Person Specification and Job Description PDF at the link above, and email a CV and cover letter detailing your relevant experience to the role and how you meet the requirements to sotiris@edinburghremakery.org.uk

The closing date for this role is 23:59 on Friday 21st January 2022 with interviews taking place in person on Monday 31st January 2022. The proposed starting date for this role will be Monday 7th February 2022.

Please note that generic and non-specific submissions will not be considered.

For more information on what we do, have a browse of our website – www.edinburghremakery.org.uk – and visit our social media pages at the links below.