Vacancy for a Town Ranger

Town Council are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced operative to join the Maintenance team – helping to keep Nantwich looking its best and its residents safe.

The work is varied and rewarding impacting on residents as well as visitors to the area. The successful applicant’s ability to use their initiative will be matched by their ability to solve problems and find creative solutions to issues that arise.

As well as looking after the Town Council’s assets, property and premises, the Ranger will be involved in helping to look after the environment.

The Town Council operates: Nantwich Civic Hall, allotment sites, public toilets, Nantwich indoor and outdoor Market, Farmers Markets in addition to Town Centre events.

Landscape experience would be advantageous as would any associated qualifications and training.

Experience of basic maintenance and use of hand and power tools will be essential in order to carry out duties such as minor repairs.

The position will involve physical work and at times may require the holder to be prepared to get their hands dirty in dealing with issues (e.g. at the public toilets, fly tipping, weeding, hedge cutting).

The successful applicant will have experience of dealing with residents/customer’s face to face and will have at least basic computer skills with the ability to use email, Microsoft Word and the internet.

The ability to work well in a small team will be necessary along with the ability to build good working relationships with contractors and team members.

A full driving license and experience of driving a tractor with trailer are also requirements.

To apply for the position, please complete the Application Form, returning them to Nantwich Town Council, Nantwich Civic Hall, Market Street, Nantwich, CW5 5DG or email it to nantwichtc@nantwichtowncouncil.gov.uk.

Closing date for applications is Friday 3rd April 2020 and interviews will be held on Friday 17th April.

If you would like to speak to someone about the role, please call us on 01270 628633 and ask for David Thomas.

Town Ranger Vacancy

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Note: CV applications will not be accepted.