Current Vacancies

General Maintenance Operative

We are seeking to recruit a General Maintenance Operative to join our Maintenance Team. 
The role is to provide general building, vehicle and grounds maintenance, at several Council owned properties and facilities, to ensure that they are kept safe, secure and in good condition, reacting sometimes at short notice to works of an urgent nature be they buildings or grounds related in any of our Council Offices, Community Centres and allotment sites in the area of Bishops Stortford.

The positions are permanent and offer an attractive reward package, including:

  • Salary range of £24,504 per annum 
  • 25 Days annual leave + 8 days Bank Holidays
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Defined contribution pension scheme
  • Free onsite parking

The working week is 37 hours, Monday-Friday with some weekends on a rota basis (to cover leave and Major Town Council events such as Carnival, Christmas Fayre, etc).

For further details please download the full job description below.
NOTE: To apply for the General Maintenance Operative vacancy, please complete an application form (CV's alone will not be considered) and send it to
The closing date for application submission is Friday 22nd December 2023.

Bishop's Stortford Community Transport CIO (registered charity)

Have 2 Volunteer Trustee Vacancies (this is an unpaid role)

This is an opportunity for you to make a real difference in people’s lives and your local community!

Bishop's Stortford Community Transport supplies transport for many vulnerable and socially isolated people.  It is responsible for the much loved Stortford Shuttle community bus service and also offers an affordable not-for-profit self-drive hire service to other charities and not-for-profit community groups, further information about these services can be found under council services/community buses ( . These services help many elderly residents, those with special needs and learning difficulties, and families alike stay connected with their local community and continue, to access shops and the vital health care services they need etc.

The Trustees of Bishop’s Stortford Community Transport CIO are all volunteers and currently meet for board meetings 4 times a year, these meetings are no longer than 2hrs and are usually online via MSTeams with the one meeting being in person face-to-face per year.

To apply for this role or for further information please contact Tracey Gaynor on 01279 715004 or email: - there is no formal application form to fill in for this voluntary trustee role.