Skilled Highways Operative.1020

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 14/05/2021 23:59
£22,183 - £24,491
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
"Lionheart Depot, Alnwick"
Number of posts:
Closing date:
14 May
Further Information

Skilled Highways Operative - Alnwick

You will carry out highways repairs/maintenance tasks including modular and block paving, laying insitu concrete and associated steel reinforcement, associated iron work (i.e., manholes, gully’s, valve cases), laying kerb and channels, installing and repairing of all types of drainage pipes and systems and operate mechanical jetting plant, fitting formwork and shoring-up equipment, fitting metal concrete bollards and excavation work.

You must have City & Guilds Craft Certificate in Roadwork, NVQ Level 2 or an equivalent qualification and previous experience of highways and construction works. You will have the strength dexterity and co-ordination to use hand or power tools of larger pieces of equipment, the specialist skills associated with the operation and maintenance of hand and power tools and the ability to drive a variety of work related general purpose vehicles up to 7.5 tonnes.

Permanent, full time.

We are offering:
- A starting salary of £22,183 (Band 5 £22,183 - £24,491)
- Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
- A wide range of staff benefits including a competitive annual leave provision

For more detail please see the Job Description/ Person Specification in the supporting documents

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Closing date for applications is midnight on 14th May 2021

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.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.