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Newcastle upon Tyne

Markets Operative

£17,007 - £17,391 per annum

37 hours per week

We are looking to recruit a Markets Operative to work as part of the Markets Team, based mainly in the Grainger Market. The main focus of the job is general cleaning and labouring duties under the direction of the Markets Inspectors.

You must be able to carry out your duties by being on your feet all day, regular bending, stooping, lifting, pushing and pulling, working at high levels and in all weather conditions.

You must be customer focused, work well in a team and have recent experience of commercial cleaning and/or labouring.

The shifts currently cover the hours 6.30am until 7.30pm Monday to Saturday and 7am to 1pm on Sundays.

The working pattern includes working every Saturday and working one Sunday every 3 or 4 weeks, with days off scheduled through the week (Mon to Sat).

There post attracts a weekend enhancement payment plus a 10% shift allowance.

Applicants will be invited to visit the Grainger Market with the Manager to experience the workplace and the type of work involved in this post before any interviews are arranged.

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  15 Nov 2018

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