Driver Operative

07 Jul 2019
04 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
1.Purpose of Job

To assist in the delivery of a high quality greenspaces service throughout the borough; in accordance with the Council's policies and service specification.

The Operative will work as a member of a team of cleansing operatives in the boroughs parks and open spaces.

To drive and be responsible for the operation and safe use of service vehicles or any ancillary equipment associated with the provision of the cleansing service.

Role Specific Responsibilities

??To carry out cleansing duties to include the removal and collection of litter and refuse, dirt, weeds, leaves, dog excretia, glass,

??To investigate flytipping & dumping, record details of findings, report in writing and orally to Enforcement Officers/Supervisors and undertake/organise removal

??To empty and service litter and dog bins

??To deal with/remove fly-posting and smaller areas of graffiti recording all incidents and report removal of larger areas to the Supervisor

??To be trained in and operate cleansing equipment in a safe manner and in accordance with safe working procedures

??To safely and legally drive any Green-Streets or other specialist vehicles associated with the provision of Barnet's Green-Streets vehicles up to 3.5 tonnes G.V.W.

??Be responsible for the cleanliness of the vehicles including the cab and ensure that unauthorised works are not undertaken

??Be responsible for checking the vehicle or equipment, at the start and end of each use in accordance with the fleet department vehicle fault identification system and/or complete the relevant defect report