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Waste Transfer Station, Kinwegar, Wallyford, EH21 8JU
£32,410 - £36,516 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Vacancy Information

It is East Lothian Council's policy that successful applicants will be placed on the first point of the salary scale.

Days and Hours of Work:
Monday - Friday (flexi working - core times 07.30 - 18.30)
To start ASAP

Job Details

To assist in the delivery and development of the full range of Waste services, by monitoring the delivery and maximising efficiency of service delivery within specific standards within specific standards and approved budgets and in accordance with relevant legislation and Council’s policies and plans with a commitment to achieve best value

Please download the Job Outline/Person Specification (available under 'Job Attachments') for the full range of tasks and duties associated with this job.  You will need to refer to these in order to complete the application form.  You must ensure you meet every 'essential' criteria stated on the Person Specification to be considered for interview.

The ‘East Lothian Way’– values and behaviours we expect our employees to demonstrate in their everyday work.  Should you be invited to interview, you may be asked questions based on these behaviours.  Please refer to the document via the link to familiarise yourself with them.

Job Requirements

Relevant Qualifications
Relevant HNC/SVQ3 or equivalent in a relevant discipline and/or be able to 
demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and competencies gained through previous 
experience. S/he must also hold (or be willing to attain within a specified period) the Certificate of Technical Competence (COTC) at Level 4.

Driving Licence 
As the duties of this role require you to effectively travel to successfully undertake the full remit of the role, you must hold a current driving licence and have access to a vehicle.*
(*Where a disability precludes you from obtaining a driving licence, ELC will take into account its responsibility to make reasonable adjustments to allow for your disability.)

Additional Information

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Please note: We do not accept CV's (either electronically or by mail).  All our vacancies must be applied for by fully completing the on-line application form.  Although there is an ‘import data from my CV’ function on MyJobScotland, this only imports very limited data and should not be relied upon to complete the application form. 


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