Are you looking for a role where you can work independently and with a great team of people? This is an exciting opportunity to develop your career and work alongside experienced individuals who are passionate about promoting road safety and traffic movement within the community. The Parking Services Team manages the available on/off-street parking and enforces the Traffic Regulation Orders across Westmorland and Furness by patrolling and issuing Penalty Charge Notices for breaches of restrictions. They also support road safety and free traffic movement across Westmorland and Furness to benefit the local economy and communities.
The Role You will be responsible for is enforcing parking regulations on all publicly maintained roads and agreed off-street parking areas within the Barrow and South Lakeland areas. You will be patrolling and issuing Penalty Charge Notices for breaches of the restrictions. You will represent the Council and promote a good relationship with the General Public by providing advice and information concerning parking and parking related matters whenever sought, in a courteous manner at all times, thereby helping to promote public satisfaction with the service provided.
What the Team say: ‘It’s a great way to keep fit and active and engage with local communities. Many individuals welcome our presence in their areas as our work assists with safe and responsible parking, improving traffic movement and supports the local economy by ensuring a regular turnover of the limited number of parking spaces’.
Who we are looking for: The ideal candidate will be proactive, have excellent customer service skills, flexible approach and most important of all a Team Player. If this sounds like you and you are interested in the role - then apply today!
In return, we can offer you:
- A friendly and supportive working environment
- Generous annual leave entitlement
- Access to training and development
- Challenging and rewarding work
- Employee benefits and discounts
- Local Government Pension Scheme Closing
- Boost your pension with Shared Cost Additional Voluntary Contributions (facilitated by AVC Wise)
- Competitive rates of pay
This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974 and requires a standard DBS check.
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