LES Operative 3 (winter maintenance)/LES Operative 2 (Fixed Term) - up to 24 Posts...

£20,781.28 - £26,972.62 per year
14 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Working as part of a team you will plan, organise and co-ordinate work with other team members to undertake Winter Maintenance/Highway/Cleansing Services operational duties.  A flexible and adaptable approach to changing workloads/tasks along with good communication skills are essential.  During the 7 month winter period you will operate on a two shift pattern (nightshift/backshift) including weekends and during the 5 month summer period you will operate on a dayshift 4 on/ 4 off shift  pattern, including weekend working. 

A current LGV Class C Licence and Driver's Certificate of Professional Competence are essential to cover driving duties, as and when required.  A HAUC certificate, Construction Industry Training Board card and previous experience in roadworks and winter gritting are desirable.  Whilst the post is based within Roads Operations, you will be required to undertake Cleansing Operational duties/tasks across other LES Services Areas during the summer months.

Hours of Work: Winter (7 months) - two shift pattern (nightshift & backshift), variable hours within pattern and weekend working. Summer (5 months) - 37 hours per week,  4 days on/4 days off, variable hours and weekend working.

Salary: Grade 3 - £25,429.28 - £26,972.62 (inclusive of non core payment pro rata &       Grade 2 - £20,781.28 (inclusive of non core payment pro rata)

These posts are 2 years fixed term contract - seasonal intake for winter maintenance programme from October 2016.

Please note this is a re advertisement and previous applicants should not re-apply.

Application Packs

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Further Information

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See also:
Person Specification PES2.pdf
Person Specification PES3b.pdf
Role Profile PES2.pdf
Role Profile PES3b.pdf