Current Vacancies

Civil Enforcement Officer

  • Employer: Mid Sussex District Council
  • Reference: COTD/24/280941
£25,119 - £27,334 pa
Mid Sussex District Council, Haywards Heath
Closing on 09/06/2024 at 23:59
Yes DBS Check
Permanent | Evenings/Full Time/Weekends
37 hours per week.

Join Our Team at Mid Sussex: Ensure Fair and Safe Parking Services 

Are you passionate about maintaining fairness and safety in our streets and car parks? Mid Sussex is seeking enthusiastic and community-minded individuals to join our team and play a crucial role in managing parking services across the district. 

About Mid Sussex: 

Our district boasts a unique blend of rural charm and easy access to metropolitan areas, making it an attractive location for residents and commuters alike. With mainline connections to London, our towns draw people for both work and leisure activities. 

Role Overview: 

As a Civil Enforcement Officer, you'll be responsible for ensuring that parking spaces in our streets and car parks are utilised fairly and safely. You'll interact with a diverse range of customers daily, deterring vehicles from parking in unsafe or unsuitable locations and providing guidance to road users when needed. 

It is a requirement that the post holder holds a current manual driving licence enabling them to drive a car and trailer.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Monitor and enforce parking regulations to maintain fairness and safety. 
  • Engage with residents, visitors, and workers to promote compliance with parking rules. 
  • Support local communities and businesses by ensuring convenient parking options. 
  • Provide advice and assistance to road users regarding parking regulations. 
  • Collaborate with the Parking Services Manager and other team members to address challenges and improve service delivery. 

Qualifications and Skills: 

  • Experience working in a challenging environment, with a track record of meeting customer needs. 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a friendly and welcoming team environment. 
  • Enthusiasm for ensuring fairness and safety in parking services. 


  • Agile working arrangements to promote work-life balance. 
  • Generous pension scheme. 
  • 23 days of annual leave. 

Join Us: 

If you're ready to contribute to our community by ensuring fair and safe parking services, we want to hear from you. Bring your enthusiasm and collaborative spirit to our friendly team at Mid Sussex. 

For an informal chat, please contact our Parking Services Manager, Mel Burgess, at 

How to Apply:  

Please follow the link to apply online, attaching your CV with a supporting statement outlining your relevant experience and why you're the ideal candidate for this role as a single document.   

Close Date:  9th June 2024

Interview dates:  W/C 24th June 2024

How to apply

Please apply online via the link provided.

Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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