Streetscene Operative

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 17/09/2021 12:00
Job Category:
Environmental Services / Waste / Recycling/ Parks
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Redcar and Cleveland
Number of posts:
Closing date:
17 Sep
Further Information

This is Redcar and Cleveland. We are an ambitious council keen to build on our strong track record of innovation and partnership working, ensuring that we create a flourishing future for the borough and all of its residents. Key to this is a committed workforce who always gives their best. Offering a fast paced, progressive working environment, Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council is a great career move.

The Adults & Communities Directorate consists of fourthree strands, Adult Social Care, Community Development, and Public Health and Environment. Our aims are to continue to provide essential and highly valued services and to build capacity to enable local communities to make lasting change, improve quality of life and prosperity. As a directorate we lead on developing a culture of co-operation and co-production, respecting and nurturing the skills and talents of local people and enabling them to fulfil their potential.

As part of this new exciting opportunity we are looking to recruit enthusiastic, flexible and committed individuals to deliver environmental enhancements and to be part of the Neighbourhood Streetscene Action Teams.

Typical duties will include:
Street Cleansing , Litter Picking, Open Space Grounds Maintenance, removal of graffiti, dog fouling, litter, fly tipping, collection of domestic and trade waste and bulk waste streams and assisting in community events / activities. Operation of a variety of vehicles including Vans, Pick –Ups, Refuse Collection Vehicles and Mechanical Sweepers up to 7.5tonnes.

The role has a requirement for the successful applicant to work 5 days over 7 including Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays, working 7.30 hours per day to deliver the services.

For more information please contact Rob Watts, Neighbourhood Officer on 07717715444 or Gary Cummins on 07710821561.

The council holds ambassador status for the North East Better Health at Work Award.

We offer very attractive terms and conditions of employment, including generous annual leave entitlement, flexible working hours (where appropriate), membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and access to numerous other salary sacrifice schemes and staff benefits/discounts, including a lease car scheme.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.