Parking Services Officer

Closing date: 27/01/2020

Reference: REQ102064

37 hours / Permanent

19,554 - 20,751 *

Canolfan Rheidol, Aberystwyth

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join the Parking Services Team as a Parking Services Officer.  

Your role will be to provide an efficient and effective service of parking enforcement on foot or by vehicle as directed, in order to minimise parking contraventions and contribute to road safety and traffic management in Ceredigion. 


You will be the direct point of contact with members of the public and represent the Council with regards to parking matters.  You will spend the majority of your time working alone without direct supervision.  You will be impartial with the ability to deal with conflict appropriately. 


The post will require officers to work 5 days out of 7 following a rota with shifts between 7:30 am and 7:00 pm.  On occasion, officers may be asked to work shifts outside these hours, with prior agreement.   

You will hold, or be prepared to achieve the City and Guilds Civil Parking Enforcement Level 2 qualification. 


A Standard Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be required for this post.

For an informal discussion regarding the post please contact a Parking Services Team Leader on 01970 633844.

Job Description & Person Specification

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Highways and Environmental

We strive to deliver efficient, sustainable and bilingual services to the people of Ceredigion, promoting well-being in our communities, pride in a healthy well-kept environment, and confidence in our local economy.  Our key responsibilities include: 

  • Fleet and Transport:  Corporate transport; Fleet management
  • Highways Maintenance: Emergency response; Highways inspection; Winter service
  • Highways Management: Planning liaison; Road safety; Regional transport; Street lighting; Streetworks; Traffic management
  • Project Development: CWIC/NMWTRA; Design supervision; Flood and coastal risk management; Highways improvement
  • Streetscene: Car parks; Grounds maintenance; Harbours; Street cleaning
  • Waste Management: Collections; Household waste sites
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