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Current vacancies and local jobs

Local jobs
Job(s) Employer Sector Required tasks and skills Pay Number of roles
Baristas Fellowship Foods Catering/hospitality
  • Make all drinks that are served during service.
  • Work front-of-house and take customer orders alongside serving food.
£10.80 per hour 6
Café supervisor Fellowship Foods Catering/hospitality
  • Make all of the food preparation and look after the cleanliness of the kitchen.
  • You may also be asked to work at another location run by Fellowship Foods.
£11.80 per hour 3
Grounds operatives Urbaser Environment/waste management
  • Work with a team to provide an effective service that includes cleansing public areas.
Hospitality assistant Fellowship Foods Catering/hospitality
  • Assist both front-of-house and back-of-house
  • Work front-of-house, take customer orders and serve food
  • Help baristas make drinks
  • Help kitchen leader do regular food production.
£10.85 per hour 4
Kitchen leader Fellowship Foods Catering/hospitality
  • Make all food preparation and look after the cleanliness of the kitchen
  • You may also be asked to work at another location run by Fellowship Foods.
£10.85 per hour 4
LGV/HGV/mechanical sweeper driver Urbaser Environment/waste management
  • Lead your team, manage resources, coordinate activities and provide an effective waste collection service.
  • Cleansing duties as per the contract requirement and specification and EPA standards
£15 per hour 7
Machinery fitter technician Urbaser Environment/waste management
  • A range of routine maintenance and responsive repair services to horticultural, landscaping and gardening machinery and equipment.
£31,2000 5
Mobile caretaker/grounds maintenance caretaker (6 months full-time) Waltham Forest Services Maintenance/domestic services
  • Frontline/first-call responsive caretaking/cleaning service for residents
  • Keep communal areas clean and tidy
  • Recording/reporting relevant information.
£10.85 per hour 1
Operations centre officer apprentice Waltham Forest Services Maintenance/domestic services
  • Professional, proactive, customer-focused service within a fast-paced, technology-driven operations centre that operates across a 24/7 provision.
£10.85 per hour 2
Servicestore operations officer Waltham Forest Services Maintenance/domestic services
  • Member of a multidisciplinary team that provides a range of frontline services e.g. premises support (porterage), reactive repairs including project works across Waltham Forest Council’s estate, grounds maintenance, gardening, handyman, and clearance services.
£24,500 6
Servicestore operative Waltham Forest Services Maintenance/domestic services
  • Responsible for Servicestore operations e.g. repairs and maintenance/gardening/caretaking and grounds maintenance/clearance services.
  • A variety of supervision functions to ensure all service requirements and deliverables are met, providing a high-quality value for money service.
£31,000 6
Store assistant Aldi Retail
  • Flexible availability/days you can work.
£11.07 per hour 30
Volunteer waste team Urbaser Environment/waste management
  • Various roles including manual handling e.g. gardening and planting; administrative; litter picking
Free lunch and travel or monthly £100 vouchers 20
Zero-hour contract barrow sweepers and weekend workers Urbaser Environment/waste management
  • Ensure the service is carried out in accordance with the borough council’s contract specifications.
  • Work within health and safety legislative requirements
  • Ensure full compliance with Urbaser quality and environmental procedures.
£10.85 per hour

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Employment programmes, work placements, apprenticeships and other jobs

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There are many apprenticeships throughout Waltham Forest Council as well as with private employers in the borough. These roles offer excellent opportunities to move to permanent employment. We also have free employment services and programmes for Waltham Forest residents.

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Skills, free job clubs and help to get a job

Free jobs help & tips: expert support so you can find, apply for and get a new job

You can get one-to-one expert advice at our employment service or our free Job Clubs. Find out more on our job skills and help page.

We also have hundreds of courses and training for adults. To learn new skills, or for a nationally recognised certificate to boost your CV, enrol with us.

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