Recycling Projects Officer

LocationChichester Contract Services, Stane Street, Westhampnett PO18 0NS.
SalaryFrom £29,777 to £31,364
Closing Date31 May 2024

Employer Chichester District Council

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Are you passionate about recycling? Do you have the ability to engage with people and are keen to help deliver new legislative changes relating to waste management within the district?

We are looking for a customer focused, enthusiastic, self-motivated and organised person to join our busy team. Candidates must be passionate about recycling and have experience working within the waste management sector whether within a local authority or commercial setting.

The post-holder will help shape and deliver a range of recycling projects and initiatives, react to legislative changes, contribute to and deliver communication activities, analyse performance data and measure the effectiveness of initiatives delivered.

This is a varied and visible role that involves contact with a range of people, from residents, collection crews, businesses, councillors, and partners.

The successful applicant will be expected to be flexible, demonstrate an eagerness to learn quickly, adapt to business needs, and be able to react to developments at a local and national level.

The post is based at Chichester Contract Services, Stane Street, Westhampnett PO18 0NS.

 For more information, please contact Amie Huggett at ahuggett@chichester.gov.uk

Employee benefits include:

  • Excellent defined benefits Pension Scheme.
  • 26 days holiday going up to 31 days after 5 years (or before with previous service) plus paid Bank Holidays.
  • Flexi-time – potential to build up an extra 12 days leave a year.
  • Flexible working arrangements including working from home and 9-day fortnight options.
  • Employee Assistance Programme for staff and their relatives.
  • Cycle to Work Scheme/Car and Cycle Loan Scheme/discounted city centre parking/ Lease Car Scheme.
  • Health & Wellbeing initiatives including free health checks and free eye tests plus subsidised leisure centre membership.
  • Payment of your main professional subscription fee.
  • Training and development opportunities – including funding of professional qualification training.
  • Staff Awards Scheme.

Interview Date: 12 June 2024

Chichester District Council has a commitment to Equality of Opportunity in Employment. If you have a disability which makes it difficult for you to complete our application form please contact the HR Section who will assist you.



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