Job Title: Civil Enforcement Officer
Salary: £18,795 to £19,171 (pro-rata to 25 hours)
Hours: part time, 25 hours per week, permanent
Benefits: Local Government Pension Scheme, generous annual leave allowance, flexi scheme, staff discounts
Our culture and values
We like our staff to be proactive and innovative. Being customer focused and willing to maximise your potential at work are expected. We all work together to achieve the very best for our residents which sometimes means getting involved in projects and trying new tasks outside of your day to day job role. We love our staff to suggest new ideas and to have enthusiasm to try out new experiences.
The job role
The Transportation Department is looking for an enthusiastic member of staff to join their team based at the Council Offices in Rayleigh. The post is for a part-time Civil Enforcement Officer (Parking Attendant).
The successful candidate will work 25 hours per week on a shift rota; starting at either 08:00 or 09:00 and finishing between 13:00 and 14:00, including Saturdays. Flexibility is required as shifts can change at short notice in order to cover absence and holidays.
Duties will include patrolling the Council’s pay and display car parks, issuing Penalty Charge Notices, maintenance & repairs of the pay and display machines, cash collections from the machines and post runs to Rochford.
Applicants must be able to undertake a considerable amount of walking. They must be able to lift heavy cash boxes and be willing to undertake other duties like cleaning signage in the car parks. Mechanical dexterity is also a requirement for dealing with ticket machine faults.
Applicants are required to be trustworthy, have good communication skills and a positive attitude towards customer care. It is essential they hold a full driving licence and are flexible with regards to working hours.
This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
For more information about the vacancy please contact Jonathan Desmond (Transportation Manager) on 01268 798605.
Closing date: Monday 20th January 2020 at 17:00
Interviews: week commencing 27th January 2020
How to apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
It is our policy that if you have not heard back within 3 weeks of the closing date you should assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.