Mechanical Plant Operative – Bedford Borough Council

    Bedford borough council
    Warehouse / Manufacturing
    Full time
    £20,092 - £21,748
    Job description

    On a day to day basis delivering practical grounds maintenance & horticultural services with operational duties including operation of mechanical plant equipment such as Digger Dumper Excavator Compact Sweeper Tractor Skip Lorries in compliance with required Driving Licence requirements.


    Proof of Covid vaccination status

    This role requires the post holder to be vaccinated with the complete course of a Covid-19 vaccine, unless medically exempt.


    If you are not currently vaccinated, but intend to have the vaccine, you may still apply for the role but will not be able to start until evidence of full vaccination or medical exemption is provided.


    How to apply

    To apply you will need to upload a current CV and a document detailing how you meet the selection criteria for the role.  The selection criteria can be found in the job profile below.  Optional CV and selection criteria templates are provided below.  If you do not upload both documents the panel may be unable to score your application.


    Please note:


    The Council will not re-employ ex-employees who are in receipt of a local government pension.


    The Council will not re-employ ex-employees in receipt of a severance payment within 12 months of leaving.  If you would like further information please email

    How to apply