Waste Minimisation and Recycling Officer

Blowers Green Depot, Blowers Green Road, Dudley, DY2 8UP
£27,088 to £29,614 per annum
01 Oct 2018
17 Oct 2018
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We are looking for a Waste Minimisation and Recycling Officer to work within the Council’s busy waste care service.

Hours:  37 per week

Location:  Blowers Green Depot

The successful candidate will assist in the delivery of the Council’s services relating to waste management, as well as taking a lead role in promoting recycling and raising public awareness of waste minimisation.  A key aspect of the role is the planning and implementation of waste education programmes and looking at new and innovative ways of further improving the Council’s recycling rates.

The successful candidate will have experience in identifying and sourcing new funding for the promotion of recycling, waste minimisation and awareness and will have up to date knowledge of relevant environmental legislation.  They will represent the Council at appropriate national, local and internal working groups relating to waste and recycling issues and work with the Communications and Public Affairs team to deliver media releases and promotional activities.

The postholder is required to hold a HNC in Waste Management or equivalent, and a full UK driving licence.

For an informal discussion contact Jim Deakin on 01384 818391 or via email jim.deakin@dudley.gov.uk

NB: We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised date if a large number of applications are received.

Online application forms will only be accepted for this vacancy, online facilities for jobs are available at public libraries within the Dudley Borough.

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