Gate Locker - Marsh Farm Country Park - Working for Essex
Salary: Up to £18,329 per annum pro rata
Closing date: 01 Aug 2022
Location: Chelmsford
Hours: Part-time
Req ID: 3618
Role: Operations
About the role

Gate Locker - Marsh Farm Country Park

Permanent, Part Time

Up to £18,329 per annum pro rata

Location: Chelmsford

Please note this is a part time role for where a gate locker will be required 30 minutes on Wednesdays and Thursdays, and 45 minutes on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Therefore, the pro rata salary will be up to £1,607 per annum.

Based at Marsh Farm, the focus of this role is to ensure that the car park is cleared and locked at dusk.

Working in the Country Park environment, it will require support and contribution in the day to day running of the park.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  •  Contribute to the daily operation of the parks by ensuring all car park vehicle access points to the park are securely closed at dusk/subject to park operating hours.
  •  Assist with the efficiency of the operation by reporting to the Park Ranger any issues encountered, such as fly tipping or abandoned vehicles.
  • Undertaking a litter sweep of the carpark and immediate surrounding areas just before lock up
  • Specific individual and shared targets and objectives are defined annually within the performance management framework.
  • Any other duties as reasonably requested commensurate with the level of the role and responsibilities

Knowledge, skills, and experience

  • Evidence of good communication skills with the ability to deliver information and advice.
  •  Experience of working within a team and supporting team members to deliver local objectives

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