Skilled Cemetery Operative
Scale 5 - £22,956 - £24,999 pa
Permanent, Full time contract
The maintenance and burial service is returning to an in-house delivered service commencing 1st October 2018. Due to this we are now recruiting for Skilled Cemetery Operatives.
The post holder’s primary function will be responsible for the preparation, readying and making good afterwards, of burial spaces within all cemetery areas operated by the London Borough of Enfield.
You must be able to operate and undertake daily maintenance of plant and equipment.
It is important that you are a team player, and able to show respect for the burial areas and memorials. We may consider someone who has experience such as in construction, but you will need to show that you can work with plant and be very aware of health and safety procedures. You will be provided with specialised training covering all aspects of burials providing you with the required knowledge and understanding.
The basic working week is 36 hours but as part of providing the highest levels of care for the bereaved, you hours will need to be flexible to accommodate the needs of the service; some overtime may also be available.
The post holder must hold a current, valid driving licence up to and including 3.5 tonne.
To apply for this role please click on the apply button below alternatively please send in your CV and personal statement to Marcus.Harvey@enfield.gov.uk.
Closing and Interview Dates
Closing date: Midnight 18th March 2019
Interview Date: TBC
If you have any difficulties accessing this information, please contact Oley Taal Gaye on 0208 379 4163 or Oley.Taal-Gaye@enfield.gov.uk. For an informal discussion pelase speak to Marcus Harvey on 0208 379 3299. A textphone (minicom) is provided for those with a hearing or speech impairment on 020 8379 4419.
The standard process is for posts to be advertised on the Councils redeployment and internal site concurrently, however those members of staff that are at risk of redundancy and on the Council’s redeployment register will be considered first.
The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for this post.