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Logo: Cheshire West and Chester Council Total Environment Team Leader (Green Infrastructure Unit)



Grade 10

Salary: 33,799 - 39,638


Closing Date: 19/07/2019


Cheshire West and Chester Council brings a fresh and energetic approach to providing top quality services for its many customers and communities. West Cheshire is a place where everyone can Thrive through our core values of Teamwork, Honesty, Respect, Innovation, Value for Money and Empowerment.


An exciting opportunity has arisen to lead a team of committed and enthusiastic natural environment technical specialists within a wider multi-disciplinary team. The Council's Total Environment team provides specialist support for both the natural and built environment to a range of internal Services and increasingly, a variety of external clients.


The focus of the Green Infrastructure Unit is to provide advice and guidance to support sustainable development. We look for innovation and cross service working to maximise the impacts achieved. There is an increasing focus on commercial activity to support the activities of the Total Environment team and we will expect you to demonstrate a flair for income generation.   


You will be need to an innovator with an ability to influence decision making and adapt to new opportunities.  You will have a natural environment background and be able to lead a team of professionals to win and deliver an increasing amount of contract work. You will be able to demonstrate sound project and programme management expertise. Working within Total Environment you will have an opportunity to shape and contribute to some of the largest economic and environmental programmes in the country.


For further information or an informal chat about the role please contact: Ian Hesketh on 07500 608601 / ian.hesketh@cheshirewestandchester


The contractual work location for this role is listed above however you may be required to work from a range of work locations or sites within the Borough and may also be required to work from home, depending on the needs of the service. 


Cheshire West and Chester Council are committed to equality and diversity in employment.  Please click the Equality Policy for more information.


In your application you should ensure that you provide evidence of how you have demonstrated meeting the Councils core competencies of Teamwork, Honesty, Respect, Innovation, Value for Money and Empowerment.


Cheshire West and Chester Council have adopted a Local Living Wage for our employees which means that all employees will receive a minimum of 8.75 per hour for all contracted hours.


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