We operate a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Parking Services Officer

Closing date: 13/12/2022

Reference: REQ104146

37 hours / Permanent

22,369 - 23,620 *

Glanyrafon Depot, 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 including Bank Holidays following a rota with shifts between 7:30am and 7:00pm. 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. 

Job Description and Person Specification

Note: We reserve the right to amend the application closing date. 

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

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 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: 

  • Transport Services: Corporate transport; Fleet management; Parking Services; Harbours.
  • Highways Maintenance: Cyclic and Routine Maintenance; Emergency response; Highways inspection; Winter service.
  • Highways Development: Planning liaison; Road safety; Regional transport; Street lighting; Streetworks; Traffic management; CWIC/NMWTRA; Design supervision; Flood and coastal risk management; Highways improvement.
  • Local Environment Services: Waste Collections; Household waste sites; Grounds maintenance; Street cleaning.
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