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Highways Operative/Driver.485

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
12/02/2020
Advert End Date:
27/02/2020 00:00
Salary:
£18,795 - £19,171
Allowances:
18795
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Vacancy ID:
195932
Employment Location:
Coopies Lane Depot
Closing date:
27 Feb
Further Information

Permanent, full time, Highways Operative/ Driver required. A position has become available within the Castle Morpeth Highways Construction Team to assist with the day to day deliveries within the Northumberland County Council service area of Castle Morpeth. Duties will range for minor repairs within the adopted Highways to the delivery of large Highways improvement schemes. We are looking for an enthusiastic  individual who works well as part of a team and can adapt quickly to the changing environment within the Highways industry.   You must have a City & Guilds Craft Certificate in Roadwork, NVQ Level 2 (or working towards) or an equivalent qualification or significant industry experience along with basic numeracy and literacy skills.

You will have previous experience of manual work and the physical ability to engage in heavy manual work as much of the time will be spent walking, stooping, lifting and carrying.

Band 3 £18,795 - £19,171 per annum Closing date for applications is midnight on Wednesday 26th February 2020 Please follow the link to view the job description and person specification https://www.northumberland.gov.uk//getmedia/d3820127-7275-441e-adaf-f65c462725f7/485-Highways-Operative-doc.aspx For further guidance on completing your application and information about our equality and diversity initiatives, please click  here Northumberland County Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sectors of the community. We recognise the difficulties that transgender applicants in particular may face during a recruitment process; if Trans applicants have any concerns regarding the process please contact Rebecca Harding (Trans HR Support Officer) on  07770975678 or rebecca.harding@northumberland.gov.uk.

We operate a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria. All applications to work on a part-time will be considered in line with the requirements of the post and the needs of the service. If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to attend an interview please  email  hrrecruitment@northumberland.gov.uk.   "