Recycling Advisors/Team Leaders

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Croydon, South London
£10.20/£12.00/hour + bonuses

Paid • Full or Part Time • Temporary 02073265055 Bradley Williams

Sectors: sustainability

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!

Recycling Advisors/Team Leaders

5 days a week for approximately 3 weeks starting 19th September 2018

Job Description

Local Green Points are looking for a team of Recycling Advisors to work on a project in Croydon.

You will be working for Local Green Points, who have been employed by Croydon Council to deliver this project. The role involves visiting properties across the London Borough of Croydon, engaging with residents on the doorstep about their recycling services, ensuring they have enough bins and are aware of the new collection services.

Full paid training will be given, including detailed information about Croydon’s recycling services and general waste management. No previous knowledge of the recycling service is necessary.

Personal description

We are looking for candidates with the following attributes:

  • Ability to speak to the general public in a confident, approachable and adaptable manner
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Positive attitude and good team player
  • Self-motivating and able to meet set targets
  • A commitment to recycling and sustainability (desirable but not essential)
  • Good level of fitness; the role requires being on your feet all day and working in all weather.

We are also recruiting for Team Leaders, who will have the following additional duties: route planning, delegating work, liaising with the Head Office, encouraging the team to meet their targets and supervision.

We particularly welcome applications from candidates who are multilingual, especially Hindi and Sri Lankan, however this is not an essential requirement.

A full working week will be Wednesday - Sunday and will involve working 12.00-7pm. We are primarily looking for applicants that can work full time however part time (full working days but less than 5 days a week) will be considered for the right candidates.


Rate of pay is £10.20 per hour for Recycling Advisors and £12 per hour for Team Leaders with bonuses for surpassing set targets.

To apply

Please email Bradley Williams at with a CV and brief covering letter explaining why you are suitable for this role and how you meet the personal description.

Interviews will be held week commencing 10th September. Recruitment will stay open until the positions are filled.

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