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Assistant Technician

Vauxhall One

6.31 for under 21 yar olds. 8.80 for 21 yearsof age and over

Permanent. Part time may be considered

About this role

To pick up litter and remove other environmental mess
To assist our Technician in providing multi trade services in any of our Vauxhall offices, member businesses of Vauxhall One and in the Vauxhall One area
To remove graffiti from Vauxhall One members' premises
To assist the checking that Lambeth Streetcare, street lighting and waste collection contractors have fulfilled all obligations in their schedules
To undertake audits of changes required to the schedule
To clean up one-off dirt deposits in streets and pedestrian tunnels, using specialist equipment provided
To report overflowing litter bins
To assist the Technician when operating deep cleaning and chewing gum removal equipment safely in public areas
To arrange furniture for Vauxhall One events and activities
To wear Vauxhall One branded and protective uniform at all times

Person description

3 GCSEs or equivalent
Driving licence desirable
Knowledge of the Vauxhall area
Basic Do it Yourself experience and skills
Involvement with community, educational or sporting activities
Volunteering experience
Fit enough to litter pick out of doors in all weathers
Resilient enough to work in view of the public
Well organised and able to work proactively, systematically and, on occasions, independently
Good communication skills, including the ability to write and speak clearly and courteously
Able to follow Health & Safety procedures and practices
Able to log incidents and compile simple reports on a computer
Cycling proficiency
Able to climb ladders and work at height

About Vauxhall One

Vauxhall One is the 27th Business Improvement District (BID) in London. It was approved at ballot on 24 February 2012 and will operate for five years before requiring renewal through a further ballot. Its 200 or so member businesses will generate just over 700,000 pa through the BID levy and will actively seek further funding from other sources.

How to apply

Send CV and covering letter outlining how you are suited to this role, by 6 December 2013 to Frances Forrest, BID Manager, Vauxhall One, E.mail: [email protected]. It is recommended you contact her for a full job description before submitting your application. Interviews will be held on 13 December.

Please mention the London SE1 website when responding to this advert
This notice was posted on Wednesday 20 November 2013
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