Waste & Recycling Operative

Are you a self-motivated individual who is an excellent team player?  

We are recruiting for a Waste and Recycling Operative to join our small team to support in the delivery of waste management services on our islands.

As part of our friendly, hardworking team responsible for the effective and efficient delivery of the Council’s waste management services, this role requires flexibility and covers all areas of waste management, both commercial and domestic.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working with the public, have an understanding of health and safety regulations, COSHH and be able to prioritise variable daily duties according to the time of year. A variety of training opportunities are available in this role to develop skills in waste management operations.

If you are committed to high standards then this is the right job for you.


Business Unit: 
Infrastructure and Planning
Full Time - Permanent
37 per week
£18,933 - £19,312
Closing Date: 
Thursday, 28 January, 2021 - 1pm
Application Pack: 
Additional Information: 

Application Form
Advertisement Monitoring
Equal Opportunities Monitoring
Guidance Notes
Isles of Scilly Information Sheet
Job Applicant Privacy Notice
Recruitment and Selection Policy

Please submit completed applications to humanresources@scilly.gov.uk or:
HR Officer
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Town Hall
St Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0NA

Please note that canvassing of Members or Officers will disqualify you from consideration.

If you require this application pack in an alternative language, in larger text, Braille, easy read or in an audio format, please email diversity@scilly.gov.uk or telephone 0300 1234 105.