• Employer - Bassetlaw District Council
  • Reference number - NBH0646P
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Environment Services
  • Location: - Worksop
  • Salary - Salary Scale 4 i.e. £19,554- £21,166 per annum (Subject to Job Evaluation)
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time
  • Closing date - Friday, 26 July 2019 12:00

Job Description

We are offering this exciting opportunity for a motivated, enthusiastic individual to join our Refuse Management Team in this important role, engaged in maximising recycling and the early development stages of the Council’s new Garden Waste Scheme.

You will be responsible for promoting and developing the Garden Waste Scheme and recycling, including advising and assisting residents and customers across the District together with day to day administration, using administrative systems and monitoring of the Scheme. This will include customer invoicing and processing of related payments, operation and maintenance of both manual and computerised information systems and undertaking related research and data analysis.

You must have:

·     Proven ability to work directly with the public to influence, promote and develop new services or initiatives

·     Experience within a busy administrative office, including dealing with the public and also, ideally, relevant knowledge and/or experience of financial procedures and environmental services, particularly relating to recycling and recycling initiatives

·     Grade C or above GCSE in Maths and English at Levels 4-9, or relevant equivalent and RSA II word processing qualification or equivalent

·     Good ICT, communication and data analysis skills

·     An excellent approach to customer care

·     A flexible approach to working hours (as the post will involve some unsocial hours/evening/weekend work)

·     A full driving licence

The benefits include 24 days annual leave rising to 29 days after 5 years’ service, in addition to Bank Holidays, an extra day over the Christmas period and access to the Local Government Pension Scheme.

Contact information

Please return your fully completed application form quoting the position reference number to or by post to:

Bassetlaw District Council

Queens Buildings,

Potter Street,



S80 2AH

Interview information

Week commencing 5th August 2019

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