Job Summary
Contract Type:
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Closed for applications on 02/02/2022 23:59
£27,843 (made up of £18,562 salary plus £9,281 Interim Operational Allowance
Salary includes 50% Interim Operational Allowance
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Job Category:
Manual / Trades / Transport
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Employment Location:
Meadowfield Depot – however you will be expected to travel to any location within County Durham.
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Closing date:
2 Feb
Further Information

Two permanent posts are available and one temporary post is available for 12 months.

Job Location: Meadowfield Depot – however you will be expected to travel to any location within County Durham

Salary: £27,843 per annum

37 Hours Posts – plus 2 hours per week (stand down leave will apply – for further clarification of this please contact the Lead Officer). Generous holidays and pension scheme apply to these posts.

Positions have arisen for Roofers located at Meadowfield Depot or another location to be agreed within County Durham, working within Building and Facilities Maintenance, Repairs and Maintenance Team.

The post holders will carry out Roofing duties as required by the Roofing, Painting and Flooring Manager and relevant supervisory staff within the Repairs and Maintenance Service. The roles also involve some multi-skilling and applicants with experience of general building skills will be at an advantage.

The candidates must be educated to a minimum NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in a Roofing related discipline and have a trade related apprenticeship or equivalent. The successful candidates must have experience of working at a similar level within a commercial environment.

Due to the requirement to potentially drive a vehicle in these roles, appointments will be subject to the production of a valid driving licence for the required category of vehicle and the satisfactory completion of an in-house Driver Induction Assessment.

Interviews are intended to be held via electronic means the week commencing Monday 7th February 2022.

For further information about the posts please contact: Gary Turnbull, Roofing, Painting and Flooring Manager Tel: 07713 193713 or email gary.turnbull@durham.gov.uk

As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required

The successful applicants for these posts will be required to apply for Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Disclosure.

Apply on-line via the jobs portal or for further assistance contact the Payroll & Employee Services Team on tel. no. 03000 263154 / 264086 / 264469 / 261600 or email PESREG@durham.gov.uk

Please note that all communication regarding your application for a post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email after the closing date for notification from ‘DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK’ as you will not be notified by any other means.

Anyone currently listed on the Durham County Council Redeployment Register who is interested in being considered for a vacancy should contact the Payroll and Employee Services Team. Please note in these cases the interview date must be prior to your end date.

Permanent Durham County Council employees wishing to undertake a temporary post within the Council, whether this is within their substantive service, or across services, should seek the approval of their Line Manager/Senior Manager to undertake this temporary post with the guarantee to return to their substantive post at the expiry of the temporary post. If the temporary post is reviewed and further extended, agreement must be sought from the employee’s substantive line manager.

In line with the County Council’s Recruitment & Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CV’s. Any information provided on CV’s will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

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This job is closed for applications.