Skilled Cemetery Operative
Scale 5 - £24,462 to £26,745 pa
Permanent, Full time contract
We are currently seeking interest from candidates able to work within a team and assist the Council in the sensitive service delivery within the Borough’s cemeteries.
The Burial and maintenance service returned to an in-house provision in 2018 and to build on it’s success we need good people within the team responsible for service delivery.
The primary function of the role is to provide safe and presentable burial space within cemetery grounds, inline with legislation, Health and Safety, best practice and service user requirements.
The service operates throughout all seasons, weather conditions and is physically demanding. Ideally candidates will have previous experience in the role, however we are willing to consider someone with experience in industries such as construction. You will be provided with specialised training covering all aspects of burial provision ensuring you have the underpinning and technical knowledge to perform your role
The basic working week is 36 hours but as part of providing the highest levels of care for the bereaved, you hours will need to be flexible to accommodate the needs of the service; some overtime may also be available.
The post holder must hold a current, valid driving licence up to and including 3.5 tonne.
To apply online please visit www.jobs.enfield.gov.uk alternatively hand your CV and personal statement addressing the essential person specification criteria to Marcus Harvey.
Closing and Interview Dates
Closing date: Midnight 29th August 2019
Interview Date: TBC
If you have any difficulties accessing this information, please contact Oley Taal-Gaye on 020 8132 1043 or firstname.lastname@example.org. A textphone (minicom) is provided for those with a hearing or speech impairment on 020 8379 4419.
The standard process is for posts to be advertised on the Councils redeployment and internal site concurrently, however those members of staff that are at risk of redundancy and on the Council’s redeployment register will be considered first.
The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for this post.