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Wiltshire Council
£29,269 - £31,364
Closing date
19 May 2024

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Full time

Highways Operations - Delivering Vital Community Services      

The Local Highways team is a service providing vital operations including repairing roads, keeping the streets safe and weather emergencies. The team has an opportunity for a Streetscene Technician to carry out the statutory and safety functions of the service.   

Highways Operations provides vital services including Burials, grounds maintenance, street cleansing, parking, enforcement, elections and weather emergencies. The team has an opportunity for a Streetscene Technician to carry out the statutory and safety functions of the Streetscene service.    

 The Streetscene team plays a pivotal role in delivering front Line services through the Amenity Contract. These services encompass a wide range of tasks including; 

  • Managing all grounds maintenance requirements across our estate including parks and open spaces. 
  • Managing the cleansing of Town centres and urban areas. 
  • Managing the rural verge litter programme covering 4400 km of highway network. 
  • Overseeing the delivery of the Streetscene contract to ensure it is delivered effectively and efficiently. 
  • Reviewing and inspecting service requests and actioning appropriately within our statutory timeframes. 
  • Regularly monitor and update our grounds maintenance maps to ensure they accurately represent real-time service needs.  
  • Engage with Town and Parish Councils in relation to Streetscene services 
  • Support other services within Highway Operations as required.  

Our ideal candidate would have an ONC or equivalent or relevant experience in the sector, a sound knowledge of mapping systems would be beneficial, and excellent IT skills. You will also need to be an effective communicator with a great team ethos. In return, you will have the opportunity to broaden your technical knowledge in Highway Operations with the full support of an experienced team.  

Why us?

Wiltshire Council is a friendly, welcoming place to work, with a 'One Council' ethos. That’s why we focus on getting the things that matter to our people right. Explore more benefits here!

Please download and read the role description and person specification carefully before you apply as well as Our Identity.

For more details, contact Craig Campbell, Streetscene Area Manager, at 

This role may be subject to certain successful security checks; please see the role description for more information.

We are firmly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and to the principles of inclusion and diversity in both employment and the delivery of services. Read our statement of commitment to equality and inclusion.

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