Cleansing Operative / HGV Sweeper Driver
Grade D, £19,171 - £21,166 per annum
Post Number: SR038 - 37 Hours Per week
Benefits to you:
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- Discounted Leisure Centre membership
- 21 days holiday and 25 after 5 years continuous service
- Cycle Scheme
- Free Car Parking
Cannock Chase Council’s Street Cleansing Section is looking for an experienced Cleansing Operative /HGV Sweeper Driver to work within their Street Cleansing service.
We are looking to appoint an experienced HGV Sweeper Driver / Cleansing Operative to assist in the day to day provision of the Cleansing Service, predominantly driving mechanical road sweepers but also including litter picking, emptying of litter bins, removal of general waste and graffiti and other associated street cleansing duties.
You will be required to have a flexible and adaptable approach to work, be prepared to work on their own initiative as well as part of a team, with the ability to switch between tasks whilst working to set deadlines. You will have contact with members of the public and therefore need a polite and understanding attitude.
You should have literacy skills sufficient to complete necessary paperwork and hold a valid driving license to drive heavy goods vehicles (Class 2) as well as a valid relevant CPC Certificate.
In addition you should have knowledge of hazards connected with working adjacent to the highway and be prepared to receive training relevant to the post.