SLA03703 - Roads Operative (Roadworker) - DFF

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Ref no: SLA03703
Closes: Wednesday, 21st February 2018
Published: Wednesday, 7th February 2018
Location: Carnwath Depot, Braehead Road, Carluke
Salary: £16,861 - £21,047 per year
Hours: 37.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: South Lanarkshire
Category: Roads/Transportation
Sub-category: Roads (Roads / Transport)

Job Description

Community and Enterprise Resources

Location: Carnwath Depot / Lesmahagow Depot 

Hours: 37 hours per week

Shift Pattern: Week 1: Monday - Thursday 8.00am - 4.15pm, Friday 8.00am - 3.30pm. Week 2: Monday - Thursday 8.00am - 4.15pm, Friday 8.00am - 1.30pm


Community & Enterprise Resources are seeking skilled road operatives. You will have experience in a variety of road maintenance and construction tasks e.g. Surfacing, Patching, Drain Laying, Resetting Ironwork, Kerb Laying, Slab and Block Paving and be given the opportunity to be trained to SVQ level 2 in Highway Maintenance.

All successful candidates will be required to participate in an all year round standby rota for which payment of overtime and stand by will be made.

A current Driving Licence is essential. A Heavy Goods Vehicle Licence and a CPC card (Certificate of Professional Competence) are desirable.



Delivering a Fairer Future – Under the Council’s positive action programme, applications for this post are particularly encouraged from female applicants.

Applications online

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South Lanarkshire Council / South Lanarkshire Leisure & Culture are Equal Opportunities employers and encourage applications from all members of the community. We are committed to the Double Tick Initiative and offer a guaranteed interview to any applicant who considers themselves to be disabled and who meets the competency requirements for the post.



Closing Date: Wednesday 21 February 2018. 

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