Market Operative

Operations and Regulatory Services

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Market Operative

Full time

£21,029 - £21,189 Per annum, plus shift allowance (inclusive of Newcastle Living Wage)

*This post attracts the Newcastle Living Wage supplement. In addition to the hourly rate, this post will receive the Newcastle Living Wage supplement to bring the hourly rate up to a minimum of £10.90 an hour.

An opportunity exists for a suitable individual to work within the Facility Services Division of the Operations and Regulatory Services Directorate, as a Market Operative based at Newcastle Grainger Market.

Typical duties within this post will be to ensure the market is a clean and safe environment for traders and members of the public, to collect and dispose of waste and to assist the smooth running of the market by reporting any incidents, queries or concerns to a senior member of staff in the Newcastle Markets.

You should be reliable and have a strong commitment to high standards of service and customer care.

You must be flexible, motivated, hardworking and able to forge positive relationships with traders, colleagues and all visitors to the Market.

Shift patterns will be discussed during the interview process.

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Closing date:

14 February 2023

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