This is the perfect time to join St Helens and become part of our exhilarating journey and help build our legacy for the future. Now more than ever, we need to drive innovative change across our services, enabling the Council to take the next step in delivering its ambitious agenda and adapting collectively to a changing world and achieve our carbon zero goals.
This is a key role in the new Environment and Operations team, to help lead the development and delivery of a new resources and waste strategy and other environmental strategies to enable the Council to become carbon net zero. This role will be involved in leading, commissioning, procuring, specifying and co-ordinating a range of services focusing on the delivery and change.
Degree, professional qualification or equivalent through experience in the Waste/Environment field, managing professional & technical staff, including personnel matters, proven track record of significant knowledge of waste industry, knowledge of Environmental legislation and policies relating to Waste are all essential for this post. It is desirable the post holder has specialist technical experience in relation to the Waste Industry and delivering a Waste Strategy in a local authority context.
Council employees are required to abide by the ethical standards embodied by the 7 NOLAN principles of conduct in public life. These include selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty and leadership.
We welcome applications from the BAME community.
For an informal discussion, please contact Trevor Nicoll, Assistant Director of Environment and Operations on 07874 641500 or TrevorNicoll@sthelens.gov.uk