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Library Support Driver

  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: RES/20/124524
  • Published: Wed 18/03/2020, 10:21 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 05/04/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £15,000 - £19,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

Job Title: Library Support Driver
Location: Central Stocks Unit, Welwyn Garden City
Salary Range: £18,795 – £19,171 pa
Hours: 37 hours per week
Contract:  Permanent

Job Duties:

This is an opportunity to join our team of Library Drivers, delivering, collecting and sorting items from libraries around Hertfordshire on a daily basis from 8am -4pm Monday to Friday, in a 3.5 tonne van.

You will be responsible for ensuring the deliveries are made in a timely manner during library open hours and when libraries are closed; making sure that the security alarms and protocols in each of the libraries are maintained, as necessary.

From time to time, this position will also assist with multi-drop deliveries to schools and health centres of leaflets and marketing materials.

Other duties will include route delivery cover, across libraries in Hertfordshire, for periods of annual leave, sickness and training within the team.

When not making deliveries, the post holder will sort and prepare stock for deliveries across all routes, working in the loading bay area, ensuring health & safety policies are adhered to.

You should be physically fit; able to lift and carry items including library stock, furniture and equipment.

The post also requires you to be a good team worker, but able to work unsupervised; with a ‘can do’ attitude and good interpersonal skills, especially for dealing with colleagues and customers.

Hertfordshire County Council have awarded the contract to deliver the Library Service to Libraries for Life, an independent organisation with charitable status. The proposed transition to Libraries for Life will take place on the 1 April 2020. Contract start dates after the 1 April 2020 will be employed on Libraries for Life terms and conditions.

The terms and conditions include:

  • Flexible Working Arrangements (depending on the role)
  • Excellent career development
  • Pension scheme with matched contributions up to 6%   


  • Closing date: 5thApril 2020
    Interview date: 24thApril 2020
  • For an informal discussion please contact Kay Murphy, Support Services Manager or Jo Tofts, Facilities Support Officer on 0300 123 4049.
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Hertfordshire County Council have awarded the contract to deliver the Library Service to Libraries for Life, an independent organisation with charitable status. The proposed transition to Libraries for Life will take place on the 1 April 2020. Contract start dates after the 1 April 2020 will be employed on Libraries for Life terms and conditions.

The terms and conditions include:

  • Excellent career development
  • Pension scheme with matched contributions up to 6%
  • Flexible Working Arrangements (depending on the role)        

 

Application Information

Please follow the 'Apply for Job' button at the bottom of the screen. As part of the application you will be required to upload your most recent CV ensuring gaps in employment have been addressed and includes your current, or most recent, employer. You are also required to provide a supporting statement which is your opportunity to evidence how your skills, knowledge and experience match what we are looking for based on the Person Specification area of the attached Job Outline. If you do not supply a supporting statement, your application will be rejected.

 

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  • Employer: Hertfordshire County Council
  • Reference: RES/20/124524
  • Published: Wed 18/03/2020, 10:21 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 05/04/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £15,000 - £19,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

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