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Loader - Refuse Section

This vacancy is: Permanent

Salary: £16,781 to £17,772 per annum

Location: Salthill Depot

Closing Date: Wednesday 7th February 2018

Ref No: COM586
Monday to Friday, 37 Hours Per Week
(group task and finish basis)
Scale 3 (scp 14–17)
Salary:  £16,781 - £17,772 per annum

Working out of the Council’s Depot on Lincoln Way, Clitheroe, as a member of a refuse collection team, you will load refuse and paper/cardboard materials from all areas of the Borough. The work is to support the Council’s 3-stream waste collection that utilises both wheeled bin and sack collection systems.

You should be physically capable of undertaking repeated and frequent entries and exits of the cab of the refuse/paper collection vehicles and other vehicles and prolonged periods of walking and the carrying and lifting of materials and manoeuvring of loaded wheeled bins.

You will assist in all aspects of the refuse collection service.  Some Bank Holiday working as well as weekend working around Christmas and New Year will be required. Ideally you should also hold a LGV Category C Licence as the driving and operation of Refuse Collection vehicles may, in exceptional circumstances, be required. If you are not a licence holder already, you should be willing to work towards this qualification.

You should be a team player, flexible and reliable with a willingness to undertake any tasks which will contribute to the efficiency of the refuse collection and paper/waste recycling service.

Closing date for applications:  Wednesday, 7th February 2018
Interviews will be held on:  Monday, 19th February 2018

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Ribble Valley Borough Council is an equal opportunities employer.