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Workers in this unit group clean, sweep and remove refuse from public thoroughfares.
QualificationsNo academic qualifications are required. On-the-job training is provided. NVQs/SVQs in Cleaning: Highways and Land are available at Levels 1 and 2.
- sweeps pavements, gutters and roadways with hand broom or mechanical sweeper;
- collects litter using hand tools;
- transfers refuse into containers and empties public litter bins into containers.