Community Services Manager job in Moresby Parks, Whitehaven, Cumbria 37 Hours per Week, Monday to Friday

Community Services Manager

  • Employer - Copeland Borough Council
  • Reference number - CS501
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Community Development
  • Location: - Moresby Parks, Whitehaven, Cumbria
  • Salary - This role is a Senior Manager in the organisation and reports to the Director of Corporate Services and Commercial Strategy. Salary will be dependent on the right candidate.
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time | 37 Hours per Week, Monday to Friday
  • Closing date - Thursday, 05 March 2020 17:00

Job Description

With stunning natural landscapes bounded by the quiet sandy beaches of the west coast, mountains with tranquil valleys, rivers and lakes, and a variety of small towns and villages full of character, Copeland really is the best place to live and work. 

Copeland Borough Council is a modern, progressive council with a clear focus on the delivery of first-class services to its residents.

With a commercialisation agenda to the fore, the Community Services department is key to delivering one of the council’s key strategic aims. With a large workforce, a significant budget and responsibility for a number of income-generating services, the successful candidate will play a key role in supporting the council’s ambitions.

Copeland Borough Council is seeking an experienced Operational Waste Manager to lead the continuing development and delivery of our in-house waste collection and street cleaning services. You will also lead on the enforcement of environmental nuisance, off street parking and markets. 

We are looking for an energised and enthusiastic candidate to lead and focus the service through the challenges set by the Resources and Waste Strategy. Along with professionalism and passion, you will have proven budget and risk management experience, successful project delivery history, as well as excellent performance management skills.    

The opportunity arises at an exciting time for our waste services. Substantial investment has been made in a new high profile kerbside recycling service .This has led to an increase in recycling rates and a national LARAC Award for the accompanying communications campaign. The successful candidate will be tasked with building on this momentum.

Contact information

Please complete online application form or to request a form contact Customer Services, Copeland Borough Council, The Market Hall, Market Place, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 7JG, tel. 01946 598300.

Interview information

Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 9th March 2020

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