Street Cleansing Operative

  • Job Reference: 00016100-1
  • Date Posted: 16 August 2022
  • Employer: FCC Environment
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Health, Safety, Environment & Quality
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Main purpose and scope of job

To work as part of our Street Cleansing Team delivering quality Street Cleansing Services on Shopping Centres, highway verges, footpaths, parks playing fields, housing areas, landscaped areas and similar open spaces.

Duties and key responsibilities - Operational

? General cleansing of the above areas
? Removal of fly tips.
? Cleansing of public buildings such as changing rooms and toilets.
? Hand sweeping of hard surface areas.
? Clearing leaves
? Collection and disposal of hypodermic needles
? Removal of dead animals
? Drive and be responsible for allocated vehicles and machinery.
? Carry out before use checks and end of day checks on allocated vehicles.
? Report all Vehicle/Equipment defects to your Supervisor/Workshop using the defect reporting book.
? Adhere to Working Time Directive and Drivers Hours Regulations.
? Adhere to The Highway Code.
? Other duties may be required to be carried out as a result of business needs.


Driving vehicles up to 3.5t.
Working on the highway.

Personal attributes and other requirements

Good Communication Skills.
Ability to work alone and unsupervised.
Highly Motivated.
Clean Driving Licence