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Work for us

Construction and commissioning of the GRREC has created a number of jobs that have enabled a number of enthusiastic, hardworking, innovative people to join Viridor and our partners. Over 250 new jobs were created in construction and development through our supply chain construction partners, to professional, skilled or new entrant opportunities in a range of environmental, managerial, operational or business support areas with Viridor, supporting employment in the local area.

Alongside jobs, there are a range of opportunities for schools, colleges and universities to work with Viridor, partaking in:

  • Apprenticeships – Viridor and our supply chain construction partners are consistently supplying a good number of opportunities for young people looking for practical experiences in the engineering and waste industry.
  • Work Placements – igniting interest or further understanding of engineering and waste management for secondary school, college or university students.
  • Year in Industry – providing vital subject based work experience for university students prior to or during University, for related disciplines.
  • Graduate Trainee scheme – providing graduate employment with Viridor, as part of national recruitment.

Viridor has also attended a number of jobs fairs across Glasgow, aimed at different ages and educational backgrounds. Glasgow Concert Hall played host to a number of construction graduates, whilst Glasgow Science Centre provided secondary school pupils with a perfect opportunity to consider a future career in the green industry.

These schemes have proven very successful in previous years, allowing a number of young people to improve their employment prospects or go on to permanent employment within Viridor or our partner companies. If interested in any of the above mentioned opportunities, please email GRREC at   

If you are interested in a professional career in one of Europe's most exciting green industries, please register your interest with Jobs and Business Glasgow on 0300 123 2898.


Job title Location Reference Closing date
MBT Process Cleaner

GRREC - Polmadie

46229 28/1/22
Electrical Technician GRREC - Polmadie 48006 12/2/22