Waste Minimisation Engagement Officer

West London Waste Authority

West Drayton, London
£26,999 - £28,785 pa plus £1,923 London Weighting

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

www.westlondonwaste.gov.uk recruit@westlondonwaste.gov.uk 01895545510 Maninder Singh Khunkhun

Sectors: environmental education, sustainability

Closing date: Friday, 28th June 2019  

Job Title: Waste Minimisation Engagement Officer
Main Function of Job:  Leading the development, creation and delivery of waste minimisation engagement activities to schools and the general public.
Reports to:  Waste Minimisation Manager
Salary: SO1, scale 23-25, £26,999 – £28,785 per annum plus £1,923 London Weighting
Basic Hours: 36 hours per week
Principal Location: Head Office, West London Waste Authority – Britannia Court, The Green, West Drayton, UB7 7PN

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Develop and deliver educational programmes to students and school staff to compliment the introduction of food waste recycling at schools using various positive teaching methods.
  2. Promote and lead workshops on reusable nappies and hygiene products.
  3. Build robust and sustainable relationships with stakeholders.
  4. Develop required communication materials across a range of formats, ensuring timely and accurate implementation of campaigns as well as working reactively to resolve problems.
  5. Create, manage and maintain safe working environment when delivering programmes to the public.
  6. Demonstrate a commitment to own personal and professional development.
  7. Promote a positive image and uphold the reputation of the West London Waste Authority.
  8. Self-motivated, have excellent attention to detail, obtain strong record keeping and organisational skills
  9. Undertake any other duties commensurate with the grade of the post, as may be required from time to time to work evenings and weekends outside of normal working hours and supporting activities that cover all of the WLWA work.
  10. Must have a full and clean valid UK driving license and be comfortable driving around West London areas in a van.

PLEASE NOTE: To apply,please download the application form and once completed, send it to recruit@westlondonwaste.gov.uk by 5PM on Friday 28th June. 

West London Waste Authority is continually reviewing its structures and ways of working in order to provide the best services possible for residents, in the most efficient way. As a result, through appropriate consultation with staff and representatives, the key tasks in any job may be varied and the post holder will be expected to take on such variations consistent with the level of responsibility of the post.

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