Job Vacancies

Benefit Assessors

£15,523 - £19,742 per annum – Ref LIB131

We are looking for adaptable and self-motivated individuals to join our busy Benefits Team. You will deal with all aspects of processing new applications for Housing and Council Tax administration, including gathering and verifying information and evidence, liaising with other sections and organisations, assessing claims and other administrative duties.

You should have experience of working in an office environment and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You must be numerate and literate, possess good organisational abilities and have proven ICT skills. Knowledge of housing benefits / council tax benefit legislation would be an advantage but is not essential.

Progress within the pay scale is linked to performance, ability and experience.

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For people with hearing difficulties who have access to a minicom, please dial 01282 878992 using the minicom machine. We do not accept CVs without a completed application form.

Closing date for applications is Friday 11th September 2015

Market Hallkeeper

25 hours per week

£8.26 per hour – Job Reference LIB127

Required at Nelson Indoor Market Hall, hours of work will be 7.00am–12.30pm Monday to Saturday. Duties will include:

  • Opening the market hall
  • Cleaning the premises
  • Dealing with queries from members of the public and stallholders
  • Occasional cash handling
  • Update and maintenance of electronic records
  • Out of hours call out
  • Occasional cover for Colne Market

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For people with hearing difficulties who have access to a minicom, please dial 01282 878992 using the minicom machine.

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 1st September 2015

Assistant Market Hallkeeper/Cleaner

10 hours per week

£6.99 per hour – Job Reference LIB128

Required at Colne Market Hall, hours of work will be 4.30pm–6.30pm Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  Duties include:

  • Cleaning the premises
  • Stocking the toilets
  • Using a floor machine

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For people with hearing difficulties who have access to a minicom, please dial 01282 878992 using the minicom machine.

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 1st September 2015

Casual Cleaner

£6.99 per hour – Job Reference LIB129

Required to join our office cleaning team in Nelson, this position will fill in for annual leave or sickness cover on an ‘as and when required’ basis.  Previous office cleaning experience is desired.

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For people with hearing difficulties who have access to a minicom, please dial 01282 878992 using the minicom machine.

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 1st September 2015

Graduate Placement Scheme

If you’re a Pendle resident and have graduated within the last three years you can apply. Placements last 6-12 months across a range of our exciting and growing businesses.

****The placements below are the last the Council will be subsidising so please get in touch as  soon as possible **** 

  1. Various digital marketing, marketing and brand design type graduate roles available with a range of award winning growing companies.  We currently have four roles available in this field.  More information about one of these roles can be found here http://www.roamingroosters.co.uk/ContentAndSocialMediaManager
  2. Graduate trainee for SGL Co-Packing Ltd who were established in 1986 as Strategy Group and are based on Lomeshaye Industrial Estate in Nelson. They are market leaders in the co-packing of confectionery and other fast moving consumer goods, customers include Mars.  SGL are seeking a graduate trainee support to the management team in a range of matters relating in food and people safety, processes and procedures
  3. LBS Worldwide and Cloud 1990 have a track record in employing the graduates on a permanent basis who have started with them on a graduate placement scheme. They would now like to create two further graduate roles; the LBS role will be to work in marketing and the Cloud 1990 role to be focusing on IT and project management
  4. Pendle Borough Council – graduate trainee roles available in Building Control and Accountancy.

To register with our graduate scheme and for an information chat about any of the above roles, please contact Hanna Latty on 01282 661677.