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Recycling and Waste Contracts Officer
  • Employer: Place
  • Reference: PRWR0181
  • Published: Fri 18/11/2022, 10:21 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 02/12/2022, 23:58 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £30,000 - £34,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: North Somerset

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Recycling and Waste Contracts Officer

Directorate:                         Place             

Starting salary:                   JG7:- £31,099 per annum

Location:                               Based in Castlewood, Clevedon

Hours:                                    37 hours per week

Contract:                               Permanent

Closing date:                       Friday 02 December 2022


We are a top performing council making a real difference to the lives of local people. We provide a leading waste management service achieving a 60% recycling rate.


As Recycling and Waste Contract Officer you will be responsible for monitoring this high profile and front facing service. This includes kerbside recycling, waste, clinical waste and garden waste collections together with the household waste recycling centres. In addition you will be responsible for monitoring our waste transfer and treatment contract and our public convenience concession arrangement.


By working with residents, councillors and other stakeholders you will ensure our contractors are delivering a high quality service and complying with health and safety requirements.


You will also be part of the recycling and waste team helping the council to achieve its aim of net zero carbon emissions by 2030 and the objectives set out in its ten-year waste strategy.


You will hold a vocational qualification to level 2 NVQ literacy and numeracy or equivalent and an NVQ level 3 or 4 qualifications or equivalent to demonstrate technically specific skills relating to the appropriate area of work. In addition, you should have significant experience in your field.


Want to know more and apply?

For an informal discussion, please contact John Carson, Waste & Cleansing Contracts Manager on 07776 170205.


Visit to download an application pack and apply online.


Anticipated interview date:       Friday 09 December 2022


North Somerset Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of our community regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion, belief or sexual orientation. North Somerset Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.