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Craven District Council

Cleansing Operative

We're recruiting for permanent and fixed-term Cleansing Operatives to carry out general street cleansing and waste collection. Closing date: 14th August 2022

Scale 2, £18,887 - £19,264 per annum (plus 10.5% flexibility allowance)

Full time, 37 hours per week, working Tuesday to Friday

2 x permanent posts and 1 x Fixed term post until 31st March 2023

As a Cleansing Operative for Craven District Council, you will play a key role in maintaining a high standard of cleanliness within our District.

Duties include collecting household and commercial waste and recycling and carrying out street cleansing work including emptying of litter and dog waste bins.

You will need to be prepared to work in all weather conditions, be able to follow instructions, always conduct yourself in a professional manner and work in accordance with Health and Safety guidelines.

If you have any questions, please contact Brian Blackwell or Mike Lennon on 01756 706319, email or

For an application form please visit our How to Apply page.

Interview date to be confirmed