Senior Waste Management Officer.3652
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£27,905 - £31,371
Environmental Services / Waste / Recycling/ Parks
Senior Waste Management Officer based at County Hall, Morpeth
Northumberland County Council operates a huge range of services across one of the largest counties in the UK. Local Government’s ongoing challenges and the diversity of our residents means we have to work smarter. That’s why we want bold, creative and agile thinkers who can help us move forward and innovate. For further information about working for Northumberland County Council, please click here: http://www.northumberland.gov.uk/working
As part of the Contracts & Commercial team, you will coordinate the efforts of area based technical and front line staff to effectively develop and implement Countywide waste minimisation, education and awareness raising programmes to assist with the delivery of the Council's waste strategy.
You will have the lead responsibility for the day to day running of the Household Waste Recovery Centre permit scheme and the kerbside garden waste collection scheme. You will be expected to work closely with staff from other Council departments and frequently come into contact with members of the public, so the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.
This is a permanent, full time position
We are offering:
- A salary of £27,905 - £31,371 (Band 7)
- Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme (or other pension scheme)
- A wide range of staff benefits including a competitive annual leave provision
- Opportunities for job specific training and qualifications.
-Degree in relevant subject
-Theoretical, procedural, and practical knowledge relating to the service
-Significant experience of developing and implementing effective multi-media communications activities
-See person specification for full requirements
For an informal discussion about this vacancy please contact Peter Jeffreys on 07919570052 or Peter.Jeffreys@northumberland.gov.uk
Closing date for applications is midnight on 21st February 2020