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Ref no:
ORK05984
Published:
4/8/2022
Closes:
28/8/2022
Location:
Various Locations In Orkney, KW15 1NY
Salary:
£22,345 - £23,483 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
37 hours per week

Advert

NEIGHBOURHOOD SERVICES AND INFRASTRUCTURE
Roads and Environmental Services - Operations

Driver/Roadworker 2

37 hours per week
Permanent
£22,345 - £23,483 (including Distant Islands Allowance)

We are looking for a Driver/Roadworker to join our Roads and Environmental Services team.

You will be a member of a service concerned with a variety of roads and municipal related activities including emergency callout and Winter Service activities.

You will be required to work either individually or as part of a team to ensure the efficient operation of the service.

You must have a positive approach to health and safety and will require a flexible attitude to work with a willingness to undertake a variety of duties associated with roads maintenance and waste services. Training in the use of specialist equipment will be given.

You will be required to participate in a standby rota for which appropriate overtime and standby payments will be made.

A full Class C LGV driving licence is essential and a Driver CPC is desirable for this post.

An SVQ2 in a Construction, engineering or related subject or a HAUC (Streetworks) Operatives qualification is desirable but not essential as full training will be given.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Darren Bisby, Roads and Environmental Services Operations Manager, e-mail darren.bisby@orkney.gov.uk or telephone 01856 872311 extension 224.

Closing Date: Sunday 28 August 2022

Please note that interview expenses are not payable for this post.