Waste Contracts Manager

South Staffordshire Council
£36,648 – £40,221 (plus a Golden Hello payment of up to 8% of annual salary)
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Duration
Codsall (with flexible home working)
Closing date

Are you passionate about the environment and managing our resources sustainability?

Are you dedicated to delivering high performing services?


It is a great time to join us as we embark on the next stage of our journey in continuously improving our award-winning waste service. This brand-new role will be supporting the Waste Management and Customer Support Team Manager to provide a waste management service for over 45,000 households, developing the service to reflect refreshed government requirements, and managing a team of waste officers.


We are looking for a dynamic individual who can effectively and efficiently support the management of our waste collection and reprocessing services. You will use your communication and relationship building skills to work with stakeholders to develop and deliver our services. Your passion for doing things differently will lead to positive outcomes for the business and our customers.


Voted UK Council of the Year 2022 and assessed as a ‘very impressive Council’ in a 2022 Peer Review, South Staffordshire Council is a great place to learn, progress your career and make a difference, and is recommended as a place to work by 95% of our employees.


Our benefits:

  • Free staff car parking
  • Located close to Codsall and Bilbrook train stations and M54/M6
  • Casual car user allowance
  • One relevant professional fee paid per annum
  • Flexible and hybrid working
  • 28 days annual leave rising to 32 days after 5 years continuous service
  • 10 bank holidays
  • 15 flexi leave days (once accrued)
  • Career average pension scheme

Closing Date for Applications:  Sunday, June 16, 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive sufficient applications in advance of the closing date.


Interview Date:  Tuesday, June 25, 2024


For an informal conversation about the role, please contact Rachel Melvin r.melvin@sstaffs.gov.uk