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Refuse Recycling Operatives


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Refuse/Recycling Operative

1 x Permanent Position and

1 x Fixed Term Position

Grade 4 £16,123 - £16,781

The Waste and Street Scene department requires an enthusiastic and committed individual to undertake, usually as a member of a team, duties connected with the collection of refuse and recycling. 

The successful candidate will be required to have a flexible approach to working hours with occasional out of hours and weekend work being necessary.  You will be required to undertake heavy workloads, be physically fit, with the ability to operate with the minimum of supervision either independently or as a member of a team and be able to work on your own initiative.  You will need a full clean driving licence.

It will also be necessary to have a good understanding of the importance of a high level of customer care and health and safety.

You are required to hold a full clean driving licence.

For further information please contact Amanda Dyson on 01748 900952. 

An application form must be completed (see below for link to Application Form). CVs alone will not be accepted.

You can return your application form either by:

  • e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by
  • post to Human Resources, Mercury House, Station Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4JX Tel: 01748 901025

Closing date: 10 am Tuesday 29 August 2017

Interview date: Friday, 18 September 2017

We value diversity in our workforce and are committed to equal opportunities. Disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria are guaranteed an interview. Applications invited from all sectors of society, as covered by the Equality Act 2010.

Job Description 

Person Specification

Application Form

Contact Us

Richmondshire District Council
Mercury House
Station Road
North Yorkshire
DL10 4JX

Phone: 01748 829100
Fax: 01748 826186
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