Waste and Street Scene

The Waste and Street Scene service offer experience of this industry in a range of ways. You can enquire to have a placement in administration working to organise and understand how the team is managed and what topics are debated throughout waste. This could involve attending meetings, shadowing management and assisting in organisational tasks. There is potential to work in landscapes, working first hand in the green public areas. Alternatively you can get involved in cleansing, this focuses on transformation of the community by means such as litter picking, maintenance of public areas and washing graffiti.

Jobs in Waste and Street Scene:

  • Grounds Maintenance Officer
  • Landscape Operative
  • Waste Operatives
  • Vehicle Drivers
  • Depot Assistant

Who can do work experience?

Ideal for:

  • Geography students
  • Environmental students
  • Science students
  • Anyone enthusiastic about a career in landscaping, maintenance or decorating

If you are an enthusiastic student and want to gain an understanding of the work carried out in Waste and Street Scene, please send your CV to learningatwork@westsuffolk.gov.uk.