Street Cleansing Operative

  • Reference: Stevenage Borough Council
  • Application closing date: 22 Mar 2019 17:00

Job Description

Stevenage Borough Council are looking for full-time Street Cleansing Operatives to join our hard-working teams keeping the town a litter free and clean environment to live.

Dedicated, flexible and with a can-do attitude you will work as part of a team keeping Stevenage’s town centre, old town and residential areas clean and tidy in accordance with the Environmental Protection Act (EPA).

The prime purpose of the post is to carry out duties include litter picking, mechanical and manual sweeping, emptying litter bins, fly tip removal and various other street cleansing tasks.

Candidate Requirements

Street Cleansing experience is desirable and the possession of a current, full, clean driving license is essential.

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Hours: 35
  • Pay: £17,972 - £18,870 Annually

Additional Information

As well as a competitive salary the Council offers an attractive pension scheme, training and development opportunities, flexible working patterns and free workplace parking.

Stevenage Borough Council (SBC) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, volunteers and recruitment candidates to share this commitment. SBC shall take all reasonable steps to employ staff who are safe to work with children, young people and vulnerable adults. For posts identified with regular contact with these groups applicants will be required to undertake a Value Based Interview. The council supports the legislative requirements for employing and maintaining safer staff and the guidance specified by the Hertfordshire Safeguarding Children Board Safe Staffing Handbook 2010.

How to Apply

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Kris White on
01438 218888.

Applications must be returned by 5pm on Friday 22nd March 2019.

For an application pack and to apply online, please visit

Please note that Stevenage Borough Council cannot accept CV’s, all applications must be made on the Council’s standard application form which can be found at the above link.