Driver Team Leader

Warndon Depot, Pershore Lane, Worcester WR4 0AA
£20,125 - £22,220 per annum
09 Sep 2020
02 Oct 2020
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Full time permanent
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Everyone associated with Worcester City Council is proud of Worcester’s offer of a high quality of life, varied heritage, award winning parks and our contribution to the development of modern local government.

It is a fantastic place to work and you will find us to be an organisation that is challenging yet caring; with our leadership adventurous in its pursuit of excellence.

At Worcester City Council, we have a work-family culture and we are proud to support and value the combination of employees’ work and family lives.

We have a clear vision to achieve excellence in everything we doand to achieve excellence in everyone we employee, meaning we are looking for an excellent candidate to come and join our work family!

The role

Environmental Operations have a vacancy for a class 2 (C category) Team Leader / Driver to join our waste service.

Working within the Environmental Operations service you will manage the day- to-day task of leading a team to collect a range of waste in a variety of bin sizes across the city.

The start time is 6:45am daily Monday – Friday although some Saturday working may be required. The shift pattern may change to 37 hours over 4 days but this will be communicated in advance of any temporary change.

This position, unlike others in the waste service, is not built around a fixed weekly round so calls for a flexible approach to work as no two days will be the same.

Key requirements

Suitable applicants must have a C licence, a drivers digital card and a valid / current driver CPC card.

Skills and Experience

The successful applicant should exhibit a practical approach to work and the organisation, strong communication skills and the ability to lead by example.For safety reasons it is important that the job holder has good literacy skills in order to understand and communicate effectively within the team. They will be expected to read instructions and record activity in writing. We are looking for someone who is customer-orientated with a can do attitude. 

The applicant should be confident handling the manual and operational nature of the role whilst demonstrating good use of their own initiative and an ability to solve problems.

Additional information

For more information please email 

Closing date: 2 October 2020

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