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Refuse Loader

Location Newry, County Down
Sector
Job Type Temporary
Salary Negotiable
Published 17 days ago
Start Date 22/05/2017
Contact Caroline Poland
Job Ref NEW0001836_1494588444

Job Description

Title: Refuse Loader

Hours: 37 per week

Duration: 3 weeks (with possible extension)

Location: Newry

Hourly Rate: £8.70 per hour

Main Purpose of Post/Job Summary

Working within the Environmental Cleansing Service (Refuse Collection) the postholder will be required to provide, in a safe and effective manner, a quality and effective refuse collection service including all recycling collection activities, in all weather conditions.

Normally working in a squad environment, the postholder shall be expected to interact with and deal with the public in a courteous and appropriate manner and shall be assigned to Environmental Cleansing (Refuse Collection) duties, throughout the Council District, as per letter of offer.

Criteria

  • Category C driving Licence - Desirable Criteria
  • At least 2 years previous experience of outdoor labouring duties - Essential Criteria
  • 6 months experience of working within refuse/cleaning section - Essential Criteria
  • Awareness of Health and Safety issues in relation to: Manual handling, working with mechanical equipment while in the presence of members of the public and traffic - Essential Criteria
  • Ability to work on own initiative and working as part of a team - Essential Criteria
  • Ability to maintain work written records - Essential Criteria
  • Good communication skills - Essential Criteria
  • Ability to work overtime (including evenings, weekends and public holidays as required) - Essential Criteria
  • Access to a mode of transport that enables the postholder to cover other bases - Essential Criteria

If you meet all of the above criteria and available for immediate start for the duration of this placement, please submit your cv to cpoland@graftonrecruitment.com by Monday 15th May 2017 @ 4pm. CV's received after this time will not be accepted.