Bassetlaw in North Nottinghamshire is home for 117,000 residents and benefits from excellent road and rail connections. The district is blessed with a varied landscape including over 10,000 hectares of woodland, many picturesque villages, award winning parks and three larger towns which provide an enviable choice of lifestyles.
This senior post provides an exciting opportunity for an experienced, motivated, forward thinking manager to join a supportive team committed to achieving the Council’s ambition of being a leader in environmental good practice. Based in Worksop, you will be responsible for leading change across waste, recycling, street cleansing and fleet & transport to provide high quality, value for money services that respond to the varied demands of housing and economic growth, climate change and the forthcoming Environment Bill.
We are looking for an inspirational individual with a progressive, ‘big-picture’ outlook, corporate and political awareness and a proven ability to nurture relationships and engage staff in a meaningful way. The successful applicant will have strong legislative knowledge, project management skills, experience of managing high value budgets and ensuring high standards of health and safety and performance management across a large multi-disciplinary workforce.
Bassetlaw District Council recognises employees’ commitment to excellence in service delivery, and in return is committed to providing a healthy work-life balance as part of a generous rewards package, which includes:
- A minimum of 25 days annual leave rising incrementally each year to a maximum of 31 days after 5 years’ service, plus bank holidays.
- A generous Pension Scheme
- Flexitime scheme
- Annual leave purchase scheme
- Free healthcare cash plan and benefits
- Family friendly policies
- Discounted car parking
For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Craig Taylor, Head of Neighbourhoods on 01909 533 533
To request an application pack, please visit www.bassetlawjobs.co.uk, email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone the HR Team on (01909) 533121. Please quote NBH1166P on the application form and within all correspondence.
CLOSING DATE: Wednesday 02 December 2020
INTERVIEW DATE: Thursday 17 December 2020