Starting salary £20,852 (+ enhancements for working weekends and Bank holidays)
Salary rises annually to top of grade to £22,571
Full-time, 37 hours per week on a shift rota (which includes weekends and Bank Holiday working patterns)
If you enjoy working outdoors and care about your local environment, then this is the job for you!
Previous experience is not essential as full training will be provided.
We are looking for self-motivated and enthusiastic people to join our team of Street Wardens.
This varied role covers on an off-street parking enforcement, car park operations and environmental crime.
In this job, every day is different, but you will be working outside in the community enforcing on street parking issues like parking too long in a parking bay or on yellow lines. You will also help with making sure the car parks run effectively and dealing with customers enquiries. The role also covers environmental issues such as littering, enforcement of dog control orders and problems with bins and waste.
You will travel on foot or in a vehicle then on foot covering the whole Borough. You will provide support, and advice to businesses and landowners to tackle issues affecting them. You will collect evidence for environmental notices and work to resolve low level environmental issues by giving advice and support.
What you’ll do:
Patrol off street car parks and attend to minor machine faults.
Record and issue on street Parking Charge Notices.
Report defective signs and road markings, identifying and reporting any abandoned vehicles.
Explain regulations to motorists and advise them about parking facilities.
Complete patrols of allocated routes, providing a visual presence and reassurance to the public.
Limit the incidences of dog fouling, littering and waste issues.
What you'll bring to the role:
You’ll need to be assertive and polite when dealing with people.
A calm and professional approach to handle difficult situations.
Experience of working in a customer service role is highly valued and an ideal transferable skill for this role.
You should be able to work as a team member or on your own and have the ability to make decisions.
Please note the successful candidate will be subject to a standard DBS check.
Closing Date 7th October 2022
'No CVs or Agencies please'