Mobile Library Driver - Working for Essex
Salary: £12.28 per hour
Closing date: 25 Jul 2021
Location: Witham
Hours: Part-time
Req ID: 1747
Role: Libraries and Registration Services
About the role

Mobile Library Driver

Temporary, Part Time

£12.28 per hour

Location: Witham

The Role

To drive a Mobile Library vehicle in accordance with a daily time-table and to provide an efficient and effective mobile library service. The mobile library bus is based in Witham but there will be remote working around villages in Essex. 

Key Accountabilities

  • To welcome library users and help to deliver a quality service
  • To maintain and clean the vehicle in accordance with the requirements set out on the daily log sheet book including delivery and collection of vehicle for maintenance/repair.
  • To work at the base or other appropriate library as required.
  • To comply with the individual (and line management) responsibilities for Health Safety & Welfare in the workplace, including ensuring safeguarding children, in accordance with work role.
  • To carry out such other appropriate duties as may be required.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • European Computer Driving Licence or NVQ Level 2 in IT Or
  • Demonstrable ICT skills and a willingness to gain an ECDL
  • Working with the public in a customer orientated service
  • Experience of driving large vehicles and carrying out routine vehicle checks
  • Current LGV class 2 driving licence
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including some evenings and Saturdays
  • Willingness to work on Sunday

Please note that Essex County Council has determined that the off-payroll working rules will apply to this assignment and where a worker elects to provide their services through an intermediary (such as a personal services company) then income tax and primary national insurance contributions will be deducted at source from any payments made to the intermediary.

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Essex County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.

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If you have any queries regarding this role, or require anything further, please contact the Resourcing Team on 0333 013 5888.