Sevenoaks District Council
Refuse Loader X2
Salary Band B £20,324 to £21,529 (equates to an hourly rate of between £10.53 and £11.16)
Full time and permanent (Monday to Friday, 37 hours per week plus 8 Saturdays a year)
A generous annual leave allowance of 23 days (plus bank holidays and an additional 5 days depending on having Continuous Local Government Service).
Here at Sevenoaks we pride ourselves on treating both our employees and communities we serve with dignity and respect. We are an award winning Council having achieved the Guardian Public Service Awards 2016 for being financially self-sufficient, are one of the few organisations in the country to retain its Platinum Investors in People status. We were voted LGC Council of the Year 2017 and won a Pushing the Boundaries of Innovation award in 2018. The successes of the Finance Team have been recently recognised where the Finance Team has been nominated and is a finalist in the 2020 Public Finance Awards – Finance Team of the Year - Councils. Our Direct Services team were shortlisted for the ASPE 2020 ‘Waste Management and Recycling Team of the year’.
We are looking to recruit two Refuse Loaders to join our growing Direct Services Team. Direct Services has approximately 110 operational staff working in various functions including Street Cleansing, Paid for services and Refuse Collection.
As a Refuse Loader you working with a small crew to ensure that waste is collected and disposed of safely. You will be committed to providing an excellent service to our residents and will enjoy working outside and in a physically demanding role.
Interested in the role and want to know more?
Please contact Nigel Jones, Transport Manager on email@example.com or 01732 227428 for an informal discussion about the role.
Need advice on how to ensure you have the best chance of being shortlisted?
Read the Job Description and Personal Specification attached to the role and ensure that your supporting statement explains how you meet the essential requirements as your application will be judged against these criteria.
How to get to us:
Sevenoaks is only half an hour from central London by train. You will be based at the Dunbrik Depot, 2 Main Road, Dunbrik, Sundridge TN14 6EP.
Closing date: 13th June 2021