Community Services Manager

EmployerCopeland Borough Council

LocationMoresby Parks, Whitehaven, Cumbria

Salary Competitive

Closing date 05 Mar 2020



Phone 01946 598300

With stunning natural landscapes bounded by the quiet sandy beaches of the west coast, mountains with tranquil valleys, rivers and lakes and a variety of small towns and villages full of character, Copeland really is the best place to live and work.

Copeland Borough Council is modern, progressive council with a clear focus on the delivery of first-class services to its residents.

With commercialisation agenda to the fore, the Community Services is key to delivering one of the council’s key strategic aims. With a large workforce, a significant budget and responsibility for a number of income-generating services, the successful candidate will play a key role in supporting the council’s ambitions.

Copeland Borough Council is seeking an experienced Operational Waste Manager to lead the continuing development and delivery of our in-house waste collection and street cleaning services. You will also be lead on the enforcement of environmental nuisance, off street parking and markets.

We are looking for an energised and enthusiastic candidate to lead and focus the service through the challenges set by the Resources and Waste Strategy. Along with professionalism and passion, you will have proven budget and risk management experience, successful project delivery history, as well as excellent performance management skill.

The opportunity arises at the exciting time for our waste services. Substantial investment has been made in a new high profile kerbside recycling service. This has lead to an increase in recycling rates ad a national LARAC Award for the accompanying communications campaign. The successful candidate will be tasked with building on this momentum.

To request an application pack please email or you can complete an application form online at .   Alternatively telephone 01946 598300 to contact our Customer Services Centre.

Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 9th March 2020.

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