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Refuse Operative

  • Employer: Mid Devon District Council
  • Reference: 2020065
  • Published: Thu 25/03/2021, 17:20 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 09/04/2021, 13:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £19,312
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Mid Devon, Devon

PERMANENT: 37 hours per week
SALARY: £19,312 to £19,698
LOCATION: Willand

We currently have two vacancies within our Street Scene & Open Spaces operational teams based at Hitchcocks Business Park, Willand but covering the whole of the Mid Devon area. 

You will be required to work 37 hours per week which would generally be worked between 05.30 and 17.00 on a task and finish basis.  A degree of flexibility will be required and the ability to work eight Saturdays following bank holidays each year paid at an overtime rate.

Duties will include:-

  • undertaking waste and recycling collections
  • carrying out litter picking and street bin emptying as required
  • to work in the Recycling Transfer Station when required
  • fulfil other appropriate duties as delegated by your immediate supervisor.

Candidates for the post must be in good health due to the physical nature of the role and previous experience of working in a waste environment would be preferred however full training will be given.

Candidates must hold at least a car driving licence, however a LGV C licence and / or telehandler and forklift experience would be an advantage.

Candidates should also have good communication skills to be able to liaise with the public. They must be literate and numerate and be capable of working on their own initiative.

To find out more

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Simon Bruford, Operations Manager on 01884 234243.

  • Employer: Mid Devon District Council
  • Reference: 2020065
  • Published: Thu 25/03/2021, 17:20 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 09/04/2021, 13:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £19,312
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Mid Devon, Devon

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