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Environmental Services Manager

Vacancy Summary
Waverley Borough Council
Salary Range £46,560 to £50,550
Godalming - Surrey
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
25/07/2022 at 09:00
Vacancy Description

A great opportunity to take your Environmental Services career forward at an exciting time for waste and resource management, in beautiful south west Surrey.

We need a dynamic, skilled manager to lead a new team, delivering front line environmental services to our community.  It’s a role with variety, where you can be relied upon for your expertise, experience and ability to make a difference.

Do you have:

  • Waste Collection/Street Scene/Envirocrimes Enforcement experience with local councils?
  • Contract and People Management, and Negotiation skills?
  • Excellent communication skills and an eye for customer care?


We are seeking a skilled Environmental Services Manager to lead a new team, to manage our waste and cleansing contract and to provide envirocrimes enforcement across Waverley, to help protect our wonderful environment. You’ll have a relevant professional qualification, a good understanding of waste collection, cleansing and envirocrimes work and the ability to build good relationships. You will also need an innovative approach to service delivery to meet the current, challenging times for the sector, and Waverley’s aspirations around carbon reduction.

Waverley prides itself on developing its staff and this is the perfect opportunity to take a management role with a competitive salary and to develop both your technical and personal skills to take your career forward.

This post is a full-time role. However, all applications will be considered.

To be eligible to apply for this opportunity you must be able to meet the Essential Job Description Criteria.

For an informal discussion about the post, please call Nick Baker, Environmental and Regulatory Services Consultant on 07980 259958 or Richard Homewood, Head of Environmental and Regulatory Services on 01483 523411.

We do not accept CVs without a completed application form. Strictly no agencies please.

Closing date for applications: 9:00am on Monday 25 July 2022

Interview date: Wednesday 3 August 2022 

Please note we do not accept applications after the time given on the advert.

How to apply

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