Would you like to contribute to improving the environment and make a difference to the local area?
Do you have experience of working as part of a manual operational service?
Do you have experience of operating commercial grounds maintenance and street cleansing equipment e.g. ride-on mowers, tractors, mechanical sweepers, handheld plant?
If the answers to these questions is ‘Yes’, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!
We are currently seeking to appoint two full time Clean and Green Operatives (Scale 4) to join our Clean and Green service within Street Scene services based at the Robert Hodge Centre in Skelmersdale. This an exciting opportunity to join a team who are focussed on making a difference to our local areas.
As a Clean and Green Operative you will work as part of a team to provide a high quality environmental maintenance service, including both planned and reactive work for all aspects of street cleansing and grounds maintenance functions. You will drive a range of Council owned vehicles including vans, tipper vans and link tips in addition to towing trailers commensurate with licence certification and appropriate training. You will also use a full range of handheld and 'walk behind' plant and machinery including pedestrian mowers, strimmers, hedge trimmers, again commensurate with certification and / or successful completion of appropriate training. You will have experience of operating commercial grounds maintenance and street cleansing equipment e.g. ride-on mowers, tractors, mechanical sweepers, handheld plant
You will hold a full, clean UK Driving Licence (Licence B and B1), have experience of working as part of a manual operational service and the ability to undertake tasks as directed to a high standard. You will be committed to health and safety and adhere to policy & procedures.
If you think you are up to the challenge, we would love to hear from you!