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Community Services Operative - Level 1 (x5)

Location
Central Depot, Brynmawr, NP23 4YF
Reference
BG11249, BG11252, BG11259, BG11262, BG11835
Salary
Grade 4 (18,070 - 20,661 per annum)
Contractual Status
Permanent
Date
N/A
Job Type
External

Job Summary

To deliver a flexible service across all front line activity to meet the needs of the Public Service’s work plan including street cleaning, recycling and waste collection, highways maintenance work, cemetery and grounds maintenance as required.

 

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Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council require motivated individuals to carry out principal accountabilities of their designated role and to provide flexible support in delivering the Division’s work plan across the County Borough including street cleaning, recycling and waste collection, highways maintenance work, cemetery and grounds maintenance as required.

You will work with team members, Council Officers, and the public as required, promoting a positive image that enhances the reputation of the service and to assist in community events and projects as required, e.g. Keep Wales Tidy week

Saturday and bank holiday working, unsocial hours and out of hours emergency working on a rota basis will be required.

Essential qualifications and experience to the role incudes:

  • 5 GCSE qualifications or be eligible and willing to work towards a relevant NVQ Level 1 qualification as part of the induction/training plan
  • Willingness to achieve Chapter 8/Unit 002 Streetworks as part of an induction/training plan
  • Manual Handling experience and willingness to attend relevant training as part of the induction/training plan

Other essential requirements are a willingness to undertake a pre-employment HAVS screening assessment, the ability to deal tactfully and diplomatically with mourners and members of the public and to have an understanding of the Council’s work plans and challenges in meeting standards and public expectations.

Thorough pre-employment screening is undertaken during the recruitment process.

 

Closing Date              Tuesday 22nd August 2017 - 1pm

Shortlisting Date       Thursday 31st August 2017  

Interview Date            Monday 11th September 2017 

Job Description Download
JD_CommunityServicesOperative_Level_1.pdf
Closing Date
22/08/2017

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