Do you enjoy working outdoors? Do you relish the opportunity to join a valued team that provides an essential service to our residents and businesses?
We are looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated and well organised individual to join our refuse collection service based at Carlu Close, Hitchcocks Business Park, Willand, as a Waste Resources Apprentice. Working within a close knit team you will be responsible for collecting and removing recyclable material and waste from residential, industrial, commercial and educational properties in all types of weather, and working within our Waste and Recycling transfer station. You will also gain an understanding of the principles of waste and recycling.
The successful candidate will undertake the majority of the training at Mid Devon District Council. This will include on-the-job training as well as working towards a Level 2 Waste Resources Operative qualification. The job role and responsibilities will focus on routine tasks and activities which will support your learning and development as you progress through your apprenticeship.
The role will involve working outside and will require an element of physical work and a lot of daily walking. Being helpful, courteous and respectful to both customers and colleagues is also essential.
Due to working hours, we are only able to accept applications from persons aged 18 or over.
A satisfactory basic disclosure check and three years complete education/ employment history will be requested in the event of you being offered the position.
To find out more
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Simon Bruford, Refuse Operations Manager, on 01884 234423.