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Closed for applications on 16/10/2023 23:59
£23,194 - £24,496 plus pending pay award
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Are you an experienced, qualified roadworker/groundworker?
Do you want to work in a diverse and rewarding role with the opportunity to add to your skills including HGV Driver Training?
Are you looking for a new challenge where the work you do allows you to stay local to Stockton-on-Tees and have a positive impact on the people of the borough?
Look no further! We have a fantastic opportunity for a Roadworker in the Highways and Street Lighting team.
The role will be responsible for the erection and removal of appropriate traffic signs and barriers, the location and avoidance of underground service apparatus during excavation works, the preparation, application, compaction and removal of soils, rocks, coated and other materials, works on highways street furniture and equipment, highway footpath schemes and maintenance including paving, kerbing, bitmac and street furniture.
The role will involve driving to sites across the borough therefore a full driving licence is essential.
Working overtime, weekends and winter maintenance is often a requirement due to operational demands and pressures, this is an important part of the Highway service and the ability to be on call and work outside normal working hours in line with operational needs is crucial. (Training and payment for this will be provided).
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council prides itself on being a great place to work where staff are trusted, valued, and supported to make a positive contribution at work.
We offer a competitive salary, generous annual leave of up to 32 days (plus bank holidays), learning and development opportunities, local government pension with the option to add extra contributions and access to a number of other benefits like a car lease scheme, discounts at high street and online retailers, an employee assistance programme and physiotherapy services.
Take a look at the attached job description and if you want to chat more about the role, then please get in touch with Andy Woodhouse, Assistant Highways and Street Lighting Manager on 01642 527736.
If you would like an informal discussion about the post, please contact Andy Woodhouse, Assistant Highways & Streetlighting Manager on 01642 527736
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council is not a UKVI Sponsor therefore we are unable to provide visa sponsorship.
Please note that all communication regarding your application for this 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’. All communication will also appear in the ‘My Messages’ section of your North East Jobs account.
This job is closed for applications.