Job: Macclesfield Town Ranger

Contract duration: Fixed term role or secondment - 12 months with the potential to extend

Hours of work: 37 hours per week Monday to Friday

Work base: West Park, Macclesfield

Salary: Grade 4 - £18,933 - £19,698

We are currently looking to recruit two Street Cleansing Operatives to work closely with Macclesfield Town Council as a Town Ranger as part of an already established service. The role will involve completing a range of maintenance and cleansing activities across Macclesfield including planting enhancements, maintenance, litter picking, the emptying of litter and dog bins, removal of fly tipped waste and some maintenance of public realm furniture and structures as well as driving a 3.5 tonne transit tipper to ensure the town is a clean, safe and an attractive place to live. 

In order to apply for the role applicants should have a good knowledge of the town and experience of suitable practical maintenance, i.e. painting and general repairs, cleansing methods and grounds maintenance operations. 

You will be required to work outdoors in all weather conditions and exert physical effort for the majority of the working day in order to fulfil the requirements of the role.

You will be able to interact and communicate effectively with members of the public in order to portray a professional image of our company and the town council and deliver a quality service. 

Literacy and numeracy skills are essential along with the ability to use technology particularly a smart phone in order to take photographs, record tasks and post on social media when requested.

Applicants must hold a current driving licence. 

You will be required to work in line with the Employee Code of Conduct and work as part of a team. The need to work in a safe manner is paramount and therefore an understanding of relevant safe working practices is required.  

If you would like to apply for this vacancy, application forms are available from

Closing date: Friday 18 June 2021