Waste Operatives

Greenwich, London (Greater)
£22,575 - £22,983
12 May 2022
22 May 2022
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Street Services - improving residents’ lives

Help keep Greenwich clean and green - kick start your career with a role in Street Services in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. We have a variety of roles within our service to consider and apply for.

Street Services provides a highly important service to all the borough’s residents and visitors from sweeping roads to collecting and emptying household and businesses waste bins. This is a vital front-line service and has a huge impact on residents and the community. This advert is for the following opportunities:

  • Waste Operatives: This role involves collecting and emptying household and businesses waste bins.  You will work as part of a team of three and will work anywhere in the borough.  The service operates two shifts (AM and PM) between the hours of 6am and 8pm. Starting salary £22,575 + allowances

We offer great staff benefits including:

  • Training and development opportunities
  • Opportunities for working additional overtime for all posts during the weekend and during the busiest times of the year including Christmas and Easter
  • 28 days’ annual leave a year rising to 31 after 5 years’ service

To apply, click on the apply button and fill out the application form, we will review all applications and if your application meets our selection criteria, we will send you an invite for an interview.

If you are successful at interview, you will either receive a conditional offer for an immediate vacancy or you may be added to our reserve list for future vacancies. 

Please note, if you are successful and offered a post, your appointment will be subject to pre-employment checks including references before commencing employment with the Royal Borough of Greenwich  

If you would like assistance applying online, please contact Greenwich Local Labour and Business (GLLaB) on 0208 921 2440 Or attend Old Library, Calderwood Street, London SE18 6QW.

Please note to apply for this post you must be a Royal Borough of Greenwich Resident.

For an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Lee Worms ;    Lee.Worms@royalgreenwich.gov.uk     0208 921 5173  

If you require any assistance in viewing or accessing this opportunity, please contact recruitment@royalgreenwich.gov.uk or call 020-8921-8977

To apply please click on the Apply Now link below.