Seasonal Recycling Officer X7

  • Employer: Knowsley Council
  • Salary: £23,500 - £23,893 per annum
  • Location: Stretton Way, Stretton Way Depot, Huyton Ind Estate, Huyton, L36 6JF
  • Contract: Temporary
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week. Consideration will be given for part time working.
  • DBS Check: No
  • Closing Date: 19/05/2024 at 23:59
  • Reference: CVP 0126

We are seeking to appoint highly motivated, flexible and committed Recycling Officers.

The role will include collection and emptying of waste and recycling containers, removal of bulky household waste items and engagement with members of the public to secure high levels of recycling and customer satisfaction.

Preferably you will have experience of providing waste and recycling collection services, operating bin lift and compaction equipment on a refuse collection vehicle and responding to customers in a helpful, informative and courteous manner.

The job requires significant amounts of walking, lifting and manoeuvring of waste collection receptacles and an ability to meet high production levels whilst remaining fully compliant with health and safety requirements.

We promote applications from all sections of the community, regardless of background, belief, or identity, recognising the value that diversity brings to our organisation. We particularly welcome applications from individuals from Black and Minority Ethnic backgrounds and candidates with disabilities as we acknowledge their underrepresentation in our workforce.

We will consider requests for flexible working.  For most roles, the following types of flexibility are usually possible: flexible hours, working from home, compressed hours, part-time.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applicants.

At Knowsley we value our applicants and want them to feel well-informed and welcomed. If you have any questions about this specific job role or what it is like to work at Knowsley, please contact Luke Denson ( / 0151 443 2406)

Interviews to be held 28/05/2024

How to apply

Your CV should be tailored to reflect the competencies within the person specification. Please note if a CV does not reflect the person specification it is unlikely to be shortlisted. To upload your CV you will need to click on the link below and create an account with Jobs Go Public if you have not already done so.

You will also be required to input your name and email address and will be invited to complete an equal opportunities questionnaire.


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This vacancy is now closed