Vacancies

TOWN MAINTENANCE OFFICER

Salary Details: £12.65 - £13.42 per hour

Job Term: Permanent

Hours: Part Time 30 hours per week, Monday - Friday 9.30am – 4pm (with ½ hr lunch)

Location: Totnes Town Centre

Closing Date: 27th January 2021 at midnight

Interview Date: 3rd February 2021

Totnes Town Council has a vacancy for a part time Town Maintenance Officer. Hours are 30 hours per week over 5 days. Core hours will be Monday - Friday 9.30am – 4pm (with ½ hr lunch) but some flexibility over start and finish times will be required. Additional hours may be necessary including some evenings and weekends, as required by the activities of the Town Council. The job will be based in a town centre location.

The role involve taking responsibility for and managing the Council’s premises, grounds and the general appearance of the town. It requires a good level of experience in general property maintenance as you will be expected to carry out any smaller scale maintenance & repair work that is needed. You will also need a comprehensive understanding of Health & Safety regulations as well as excellent problem solving skills. You must have a friendly and helpful manner for dealing with the members of the public, local traders and partner organisations, practically you must be able to handle heavy loads and to work at heights, and you will need basic IT knowledge as the use of e-mails, Word and Excel will be required. A local knowledge would be an advantage. The role will involve working independently both indoors and outdoors and therefore the successful candidate will be trustworthy and conscientious.

Please note that only completed application forms will be considered at shortlisting stage, CV’s are not accepted.

 

Town Maintenance Officer - Job Description 

Application Form

Application Monitoring Form

Completed applications should be e-mailed to office@totnestowncouncil.gov.uk or posted to Christina Bewley, Totnes Town Council, The Guildhall Offices, Ramparts Walk, Totnes, TQ9 5QH. 

 

ADMINISTRATOR (JOB SHARE) - APPLICATIONS CLOSED

Salary Details: £11.68 - £12.65 per hour

Job Term: Permanent

Hours: Part Time 13 hours per week, Monday & Tuesday 9.30am – 4.30pm (with ½ hr lunch)

Location: Totnes Town Centre

Closing Date: midnight 10th January 2020

Interview Date: to be confirmed after the national lockdown

Totnes Town Council has a vacancy for a part time Administrator as part of a job share arrangement. Hours are 13 hours per week over 2 days, Monday & Tuesday, 9.30am – 4.30pm (with ½ hr lunch) but some flexibility over start and finish times may be required. Additional hours may be necessary including some evenings and weekends, as required by the activities of the Town Council. The job will be based in a town centre location.

The role involve providing a polite and helpful reception service for the Town Council as well as general office administrative support as required and therefore a positive and willing attitude is essential. The postholder will also take responsibility for the cemetery administration, the Council’s website and social media, and assist their line manager with a variety of administrative duties. An ability to take and follow instruction well is important and to be able to deal sensitively with the public at times of bereavement. The role will also involve assisting with community and civic events which could involve occasional weekend work, and provide cover for other Administrator in the team when necessary. The postholder will be required to undertake training and act as a First Aider for the Council.

Please note that only completed application forms will be considered at shortlisting stage, CV’s are not accepted. 

Administrator Job Description

Administrator Application Form 

Application Monitoring Form 

Completed applications should be e-mailed to office@totnestowncouncil.gov.uk or posted to Christina Bewley, Totnes Town Council, The Guildhall Offices, Ramparts Walk, Totnes, TQ9 5QH.