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Ref no:
ORK05184
Published:
30/11/2021
Closes:
12/12/2021
Location:
Cursiter Quarry, Firth, Orkney, KW15 1TT
Salary:
£19,099 - £20,237 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
37 hours per week

This position has expired.

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DEVELOPMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE
Roads and Environmental Services - Quarries
Cursiter Quarry, Firth

Quarry Operative (2 posts)

37 hours per week, Monday to Friday
Permanent
£21,364 - £22,502 (including Distant Islands Allowance)

Applications are invited for two full time posts of Quarry Operative at Cursiter Quarry, Firth.

The successful candidates will require a flexible attitude to work with the ability to work at precise levels with a willingness to undertake a variety of duties. These duties will include operational duties in support of the delivery of quarrying services as well as operating and maintaining plant machinery.

Experience of working with the public will be essential. In addition to the normal range of duties you must be able to undertake standby duties and winter maintenance works as required. This will involve out of hours working, for which an appropriate overtime or standby payment will be made and may be on either a planned rota or relief basis.

Experience of driving or operating quarry plant including loaders, dump trucks or other mobile plant experience, and a full current driving licence, is essential.

This post is subject to Standard Disclosure Scotland clearance.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Steve Killeen, Quarrying Manager, steve.killeen@orkney.gov.uk or telephone 01856 761295.

Closing date: Sunday 12 December 2021

Please note interview expenses are not payable for this post.

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