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Relief Waste Operatives
  • Employer: Newark & Sherwood District Council
  • Reference: NSDC/22/211587
  • Published: Thu 15/09/2022, 15:42 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 29/09/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: SALARY GRADE NS5 - £20,043 - £20,444 per annum Pay Award Pending
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Newark-on-Trent, Farrar Close , Nottinghamshire

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Relief Waste Operatives





SALARY GRADE NS5 - £20,043 - £20,444 per annum

Pay Award Pending

Our Waste and Transport Team are seeking Relief Waste Operatives.

This role includes the loading of domestic refuse collection vehicles, litter picking, fly tip collection and litterbin emptying throughout the district.

The positions will entail working unsociable hours in all weathers. You should be physically fit, with the ability to work alone and unsupervised. Full training, uniform and PPE will be provided. Experience in working in a similar environment would be beneficial but is not essential.

The position requires a full driving licence. The post is based at the Council’s Brunel Drive Depot in Newark.

Working past the usual finish time is sometimes required where there is a need in order to provide a full service to residents.

As this is a relief post, no working hours are guaranteed, work with be on an, as and when basis.

To apply for this post please submit your CV to

For more information about the role please contact: either Stuart Anstey or Shaun Page, Refuse Supervisors on 01636, 650000.

We offer a competitive salary, enrolment in the local government pension scheme and £10 gym membership at one of our four gyms in the district. You will be working with a professional, committed and experienced team who are passionate about supporting us to deliver the objectives as outlined in our Community Plan.

Veterans/family of forces/ex-forces, those in care/care leavers, and candidates who declare a disability (as defined under the Equality Act 2010) will be guaranteed an interview provided they have demonstrated that they meet the essential criteria of the post as detailed in the Person Specification on their application form. 

Closing date: 12 noon Friday 29 September, 2022

Interviews: As soon as possible after the closing date