ES03 Commercial Waste Driver/Operative

Bromsgrove Depot, Aston Road Bromsgrove B60 3EX & Crossgate Depot, Redditch, B98 7SN
£22,462 - £24,799
15 May 2019
21 May 2019
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Bromsgrove District Council


ESO 3 Commercial Waste Driver/Operative

SCP 14 to 19

£22,462 – £24,799(Grade 5)

37 Hours per week

As a result of the successful growth of our Commercial Services, we are expanding our team and have an opportunity available for someone to join us in growing the Commercial Waste business further to deliver a high quality service to businesses across the West Midlands, operating out of our Bromsgrove Depot.

The successful applicant will be willing to carry out all work required as an integral part of the waste collection team. They will need to take ownership of the service and work flexibly alongside staff at every level to support the delivery of the service and build strong relationships with businesses as a customer focused business.

Councils are under increasing financial pressure, and our Commercial Service helps fund the wider Council Services and reduce the impact on Council Tax. The service has grown rapidly in the last few years as a result of our team, and we’re keen to find someone with the same passion to help take this service forwards and help make the Council more financially secure so that services are protected for the future.

Key responsibilities:

• To drive and load Waste Collection Vehicles undertaking the collection of waste from commercial businesses across the West Midlands as part of a crew of 2.

• Accurately record work completed and report any collection issues that arise during the round

• To return all containers to their correct location after collection as directed.

• Assist other Collection crews to complete work when requested to do so.

• To ensure that businesses have a trouble free experience by leaving each location as we find it after collection.

• To undertake ad-hoc duties as required to maintain a safe, clean working environment and service to our customers.

• Compliance with the Council’s health and safety rules and procedures, and national legislation.

• Repair, Deliver, Collect, Clean & Dismantle wheeled bins.

• Remain polite and respectful at all times, as representatives of the Council.

• To build and maintain relationships with businesses, and support generation of new business.

Key Requirements:

• Class 2 Driving License (must have previous class 2 driving experience)

• Flexibility and Good work ethic

• Digital Tachograph

• Driver CPC

The successful applicants will be able to demonstrate the right attitude, behaviours and personal attributes to provide a quality customer focussed shared service on behalf of Bromsgrove District Council.

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is:

Sunday 19 May 2019

The date/s for interview will be confirmed shortly after the closing date.

If you require further information please contact Martin Roche, Commercial Services Coordinator on 01527 548383 Ext 1347

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