Assistant Operation Manager

Job Title Assistant Operation Manager
Salary £33,276 -£39,496 p.a
Location Waterbeach
Contract Type Permanent
Closing Date 3 January 2019

Full time permanent contract

Salary Grade 6: £33,276 - £39,496 p.a.

We are now recruiting an Assistant Operation Manager to support Operations Manager with the introduction of cultural and operational changes in the operational elements of the service. The successful induvial will manage four Team Managers who jointly take responsibility for the day to day management of the service, ensuring that it operates safely, efficiently and effectively. The team is responsible for delivering a range of waste & recycling collections and street cleansing, ensuring a high standard of customer care and value for money is achieved.

Working as part of the operational team within the Greater Cambridge Shared Waste Service (a strategic partnership between Cambridge City Council and South Cambridgeshire District Council), you will provide a comprehensive waste collection service for over 125,000 households. Your team will manage 150 drivers and operatives to deliver professional and efficient, high quality domestic and trade collection services across the whole area and street cleansing in South Cambridgeshire.

As the successful candidate you will be able to demonstrate experience of waste collection/street cleansing supervision and will need to be suitably qualified and experienced in managing teams of staff providing high profile frontline services.

You will keep and maintain impeccable work records, which may be subject to scrutiny at any time.

A key role is to establish responsibilities, objectives, accountabilities and measures, by agreement and delegation to your team. You will be actively involved in shaping service development.

You will need to be resilient to the pressures of a frontline service role, pro-active and a problem solver. You will be assertive, flexible and approachable; and able to motivate your team to continuously improve.

For an informal conversation about this new opportunity, working environment and additional benefits we offer, please contact Mike Parsons, Waste Operations Manager on 01954 713616

Closing date: 12.00am on Thursday 3rd January 2019

Interviews will be held on Monday 14th of January 2019




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