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Various Locations in Aberdeen, AB10 1AB
£13.62 - £14.96 per hour
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Location: Various Locations in Aberdeen
Duration: Casual/Relief

The Road Operative 3 will be responsible for working as part of a team to contribute towards maintaining the road network.  

The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Class C Driving Licence with CPC Certificate

The postholder is able to demonstrate:

  • Experience supervising and co-ordinating resources
  • Proven ability to work on own initiative within a squad
  • Proven ability to take a logical and analytical approach to solving problems.
  • Proven ability to support the management of contracts and associated contractors
  • Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively
  • Proven ability to manage a real time workload while delivering on key objectives.
  • Proven ability to carry out Supervision
  • Proven ability to monitor and implement Health and Safety requirements

About Us

Please see Job Profile for further details.

Aberdeen City Council is an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion.

Flexible Working

We are happy to talk flexible working and offer flexible working for most roles in the organisation meaning that many of our employees enjoy the freedom of choosing a working pattern that suits them as much as it suits the organisation.

Disability Confident

We are a Disability Confident Employer.  If you consider yourself to have a disability and think you may require a reasonable adjustment to be made for this part of the selection process, or would like further information in relation to reasonable adjustments, please contact

Armed Forces

We are a forces-friendly employer, have signed the Armed Forces Covenant and are a silver award recipient in the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme.  We have a specific email address for those in the forces, those who have left the forces, as well as their partners / spouses / families:  We are able to answer questions about jobs and our application / selection process, as well as about our employee support provisions.

Guaranteed Interview Scheme

We have a number of guaranteed interview schemes available to applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our roles and who:

  • have a disability
  • are care-experienced and aged 16-29
  • are aged 16-24 and live in Aberdeen City or have been to an Aberdeen City Council school and are applying for a Modern Apprenticeship (except Trades apprenticeships)
  • have done a Foundation Apprenticeship with Aberdeen City Council and are applying for any apprenticeships relevant to the area in which they did their Foundation Apprenticeship
  • are New Scots aged 16-24 and are applying for any apprenticeships

Further information can be found at

  • Disability Confident Employer - Employer
  • Armed Forces Covenant Gold.png
  • Equally Safe at Work - Bronze
  • Scottish Living Wage
  • Carer Positive Employer in Scotland - Engaged