Tewkesbury Borough Council

We are seeking to recruit a Principal Trade Waste Officer, this is a newly created post and the post holder will support the Waste Services Contracts Manager in developing the service and will be responsible for dealing with current commercial customers as well as marketing and promoting trade waste and recycling services.  You will also manage and promote the councils new and revamped bulky waste and our highly successful green garden waste services.

You will be a waste professional who understands trade waste, you will also have the knowledge and commercial acumen to develop marketing campaigns and strategies to encourage customers to use the service.  If you have the enthusiasm and drive to make our trade waste service the preferred choice for the businesses of our Borough then we want to hear from you.

In return we offer:

  • Friendly and flexible work environment
  • Training opportunities
  • Attractive salaries with annual incremental rises
  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance (which increases after 5 years’ and 10 years’ service)
  • Family friendly policies
  • Free onsite parking

This is an excellent opportunity to work in a small but progressive authority whilst being in a part of the world that offers excellent quality of life.

If this opening excites you, and you believe you meet our criteria (as outlined in the Person Specification), we look forward to receiving your application!

If you would like an informal conversation about this opportunity then please contact Peter Tonge, Head of Community Services, on 01684 272259.

  • Closing date: Sunday, 23 May 2021
  • Proposed interview date: TBC
  • Grade G (£32,234 - £35,745 per annum)
  • 37 hours per week
  • Permanent

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

“The council is committed to promoting equality of opportunity; we welcome applications from all sections of the community.”

Full information and how to apply