4205 Seafront Operative/Driver x 4

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
11/04/2021 23:59
£18,198 pa pro rata
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Environmental Services / Waste / Recycling/ Parks
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Any location within North Tyneside
Number of posts:
Closing date:
11 Apr
Further Information

If you are passionate about the local environment and the community benefits it provides, then an exciting opportunity exists for you at North Tyneside Council: We are looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated and experienced people to join our seafront team.

You will be required to maintain North Tyneside Council’s beaches and coastal infrastructure to the standards required to attain the international Blue Flag Awards and the National Seaside Awards administered by Keep Britain Tidy and ensure the coast is a place where people want to live, work and visit. The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar role and of driving and operating 3.5 tonne side lift cleansing vehicles and using cleansing equipment.

You will need to be able to work independently and use your own initiative and work proactively with all members of the wider team including external agencies.

A disposition to promote high standards of maintenance and customer service will be required to provide a clean, tidy and enjoyable coastal environment. You will be an integral member of Local Environmental Services team ensuring North Tyneside is a great place to live, work and visit.

This post is 35 hours per week, fixed term for 22 weeks.

For an informal discussion about the role please call Marcus Jackson, Team Leader on 0191 643 7281.

North Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

In addition, staff and volunteers are expected to familiarise themselves with all relevant policies, procedures and guidance in relation to safeguarding children and safe practice with vulnerable adults. Within North Tyneside, safeguarding is everybody’s business.