Roads Operative - DFF

South Lanarkshire
£8.44 - £10.10 per year
10 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Community and Enterprise Resources

Location: Hawbank Roads Depot, Hawbank Road, East Kilbride, G74 5EG

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)

6 posts fixed term to 31 March 2018 

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 with a Heavy Goods Vehicle Licence and CPC card (Certificate of Professional Competence) are desirable. However, appropriate training will be provided if required to support successful internal candidates in this role, including  obtaining HGV licence and CPC.



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: 30 October 2016

Interview Date: To be confirmed

See also:
Road Operative (5).doc