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Attendant/Plant Operator
  • Employer: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: NS/23/234991
  • Published: Fri 31/03/2023, 14:46 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 16/04/2023, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: £22,777 - £24,054
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Leasowe Recreation Centre, Merseyside

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Attendant/Plant Operator

Attendant/Plant Operator

Band E

Full time - 36 hours per week

Active Wirral are seeking to recruit a suitable Attendant Plant Operator to be based at Leasowe Leisure Centre initally.

The success candidate will be professional, ambitious, accountable and customer focused. Delivering a high standard of customer service to leisure centre users.

The role includes Lifeguarding, operation of mechanical and electrical swimming pool plant and equipment, regular testing, reporting and recording of swimming pool water and other associated areas. Regular patrolling of the other activity and facility areas within the leisure centre, ensuring all areas are clean and in good working order.

Candidates should be willing to work flexible hours and shift patterns across all leisure centres which may include evenings and weekends.

For more information or an informal discussion regarding this vacancy, please contact Graham Ponton

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We believe in ensuring staff are well looked after, staff wellbeing is a priority for us. We’re serious about recognising and rewarding people for the great things they do. You’ll benefit from our track record of developing, growing and investing in our people.

We have a range of staff benefits including staff discounts, an excellent pension scheme which includes a generous employer contribution rate, immediate life cover and ill-health protection. We have a strong flexible working approach, hybrid working, family-friendly employment initiatives and an annual leave package starting with 28 days leave plus public holidays.

We have an inclusive, engaged culture, everyone has a voice, everyone is valued for their contribution and understands the role they play in delivering our strategic priorities.

Each voice is heard, each contribution valued. We embrace diversity in our workforce and recognise it is critical to our success. We support an inclusive culture that champions differences and nurtures a sense of belonging. We encourage people from diverse backgrounds, who share our values and our commitment to inclusion to apply for roles with us.

We want you to be your best at work, we create the conditions to help you thrive and we mirror this in our recruitment process. If you’d like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process to make it barrier-free and as accessible as possible please contact

Please note that in accordance with the Council’s policy, employees who are in a formal redeployment situation will be considered in the first instance for all vacancies.

It is Council policy not to re-appoint any employee who has left under the terms of the Council's Early Voluntary Retirement (EVR) scheme or who have left with a voluntary severance (VS) package, unless in exceptional circumstances.

Applications will be accepted until midnight on the closing date.

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

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