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Waste & Recycling Field Officer

Location: LEWISHAM, LONDON Salary: 10.91 - 14.24 GBP Per Hour
Sector: Business Support Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: FULL TIME Applications: N/A
Posted: 12 months ago Reference: 3064510
Waste & Recycling Field Officer (Full Time)

We are recruiting for a number of positions for Waste & Recycling Field Officers to work for the local authority based in South East London - Lewisham Area

This vacancy is a temporary position with the project initially being for 6 months but with a view to being extended beyond this point.

The aim of the team is to promote the waste and recycling services that the local authority supplies to it's residents and local businesses.

The vacancy is a dual position covering customer services and an office based administration role.

A lot of time will be based in the field working outside and liaising and contacting residents and businesses promoting the councils refuse and recycling services. You communication and persuasion skills will be used to the max. Much of this work will be in conjunction with the refuse collection teams which will mean an early start some days of the week (6.00am) but then the bonus of an early finish.

The reminder of the time will be based in the office entering all of the data that has been compiled and dealing with a range of inquiries by phone and email. There will also be some analysis work completed so your IT skills will up to date with both Word, Excel, Email etc, but training will be provided for their internal bespoke data base.

Ideally applicants will have experience both in customer services, administration and flexible to work across a range of hours in the week between 6.00am - 5.00pm. You will enjoy meeting people, working outside and then also being based in an office completing the administration side of things. An interest and or experience in waste and recycling issues would be advantageous but not essential.

If you feel that you have the above experience and want a challenge for the next 6 months where your personnel skills will be practiced every day then this could be an opportunity for you.

In return we can offer a hourly pay rate from £10.91 - £11.61 per hour PA YE or £13.35 - £14.24 per hour as an Umbrella rate, both based on skills and experience . We can also offer a number of other benefits including holiday pay, pension scheme, Reed Rewards package and much more.

Before applying please ensure that your CV clearly highlights your skills / experience for this vacancy and you have matched on the 5 screening questions.

Applicants processed to stage 2 of the process will be invited to register in our office, be fully referenced for work for the last 2 years and able to provide the required entitlement to work documents.

As this vacancy is for an immediate start you will need to be available for interview week commencing 7th Aug and an immediate start on successful interview.

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