Skilled Waste Operative

Vacancy posted: Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Salary: £18,090 - £18,862
Location: Mintlaw

Closing date: 24 January 2017
Job ref. no.: ABS08335

Job Description

You have a current ordinary driving licence, are able to undertake tasks that frequently require a high level of physical effort and have good communication skills.
You will deliver front-line services to individuals and groups of people. Duties typically include street sweeping, refuse/recycling collection and/or processing and assisting members of the public.

This position is advertised as a 'fixed' post as detailed on the Worksmart website -

Informal Enquiries to: Vincent Lund 07748 320769


Carry out the duties of a Skilled Waste Operative in the collection/processing of refuse/recyclates and street cleansing within the boundaries of Aberdeenshire Council. You will be expected to carry out all the duties within waste services in a professional, smart and efficient manner. This will be achieved on a rotational basis on a time scale laid down by management.

Provide a monitoring service in regard to litter, damage or any other relevant issues in regard to waste and streets.

You will also be required to act as an ambassador for the Council when interfacing with members of the public and will do so in a polite and friendly manner.

Operate vehicles and plant on a rotational or required basis.


• Skilled Waste Operative Duties
• Manual Handling; a requirement to lift as outlined in the Manual Handling Guidelines
• Communication with general public
• Streetscene procedures
• Other ad hoc Duties

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