Relief Airfield Attendant/Rescue and Fire Fighting Crew (Eday)

Expiring today

Recruiter
Orkney Islands Council
Location
Scotland
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Closes
24 Sep 2017
Ref
ORK01986
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Advert

DEVELOPMENT AND INFRASTRUCTURE
Eday Airfield

Relief Airfield Attendant/Rescue and Fire Fighting Crew

Hours are offered on an as and when required basis
£9.57 per hour (including Distant Islands Allowance)
A shift allowance will be paid for unsocial hours worked where appropriate


Applications are invited from self-motivated individuals who can provide, on a relief basis, cover for holiday and sickness absence when requested and available. A condition of this post is that you will be resident in Eday as you will be required to respond at short notice and during evenings/weekends.

Duties will include airfield attendant, rescue and fire fighting services while receiving and dispatching flights to the Island Airfield. The service includes baggage handling, preparing and if necessary operating the fire tender, maintaining apron control, keeping the airfield building clean and tidy, operating the phone/radio transmitter, inspecting runways and airfield in general. In an emergency you will provide rescue and fire fighting and first aid services as required.

A full current driving licence is required.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Malcolm Parsons, Airfield Superintendent/Technician on 873535 extension 2305.

Closing Date: Sunday 24 September 2017

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



See also:
Our Recruitment Process.pdf
Job Description and Person Specification.pdf