Roadworkers - Oban and Fort WilliamPosted: 25 Aug 2014

Vacancies have arisen in our Oban & Fort William depots for Roadworkers.

 

Applicants should preferably be experienced roadworkers with the necessary skills to carry out various road maintenance operations, have, as a minimum, an LGV Class 2...

Start date:
25 Aug 2014
Closing date:
12 Sep 2014

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Roadworkers - Oban and Fort William

Vacancies have arisen in our Oban & Fort William depots for Roadworkers.

 

Applicants should preferably be experienced roadworkers with the necessary skills to carry out various road maintenance operations, have, as a minimum, an LGV Class 2 licence (HGV2) and be prepared to participate in our winter and emergency response service on a standby-rota basis.

 

Closing date for applications is 12th September 2014

 

Job Title:

Roadworker

Job Holder:

 

Reporting To:

Operations Manager

 

 

1.             Job Purpose:

To carry out general labouring and driving duties, (appropriate to licence), as and when required. 

 

 

 

2.             Responsibilities and Activities:

·                The erection and removal of temporary signs and barriers (permanent signs and barriers).

·                Preparation, application, compaction and removal of soils, rocks, coated and other materials.

·                Hot material patching by hand.

·                Drainage works, excavation, pipe laying, kerb laying, scrub cutting.

·                Installation and fixing of temporary/permanent road furniture.

·                Operation of power tools, small plant and machinery.

·                Driving vehicles including those with simple attachments such as tractors.

·                Prepare written returns including fault report details.

·                Provide support for specialist roadworkers.

·                Responsibility for the health and safety of the public, colleagues and yourself.

·                Participating in standby and winter maintenance rota.

·                Winter maintenance duties which include fitting gritter body and blade, driving gritter and spread salt by hand if required.

·                Litter picking.

·                Any other duties as required.

 

 

 

 

3.             Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

·                There is a requirement to undertake training and to achieve competence in aspects of the job.

·                Knowledge of the requirement for Health and Safety rules and procedures.

·                Physically fit for working in sometimes arduous conditions.

·                Experience of using small plant.

·                Holding tickets for plant, traffic management, and Health and Safety an advantage.

·               Full UK driving license preferably at LGV Class C level.

·                Experience of working to tight deadlines and working under pressure.

·               Ability to work effectively in a team.

·               Ability to problem solve.

·               Flexible to working practices.

·                Ability to cope with change. 

·                Ability to work effectively in a team.

·                Good interpersonal skills.

·                Good communication skills.

·                Good planning and organisational skills

 

 

 

4.             Key Relationships, Internal and External:

 

Internal:

External:

Managers

Members of the Public

Employees

 

 

Start date:
25 Aug 2014
Closing date:
12 Sep 2014

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Temporary Winter Patrol DriversPosted: 25 Aug 2014

Vacancies have arisen in our Fort William and Inveraray depots for Temporary Winter Patrol Drivers.

 

The successful candidates will carry out patrol duties on a night shift basis on several routes of the trunk road network.  Candidates should...

Start date:
25 Aug 2014
Closing date:
12 Sep 2014

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Temporary Winter Patrol Drivers

Vacancies have arisen in our Fort William and Inveraray depots for Temporary Winter Patrol Drivers.

 

The successful candidates will carry out patrol duties on a night shift basis on several routes of the trunk road network.  Candidates should possess a current LGV Class 2 (HGV2) licence and be prepared to carry out road maintenance duties.  Training will be provided.

  

Closing date for applications is 12th September 2014

 

Job Title:

Winter Patrol Driver

Job Holder:

 

Reporting To:

Operations Manager

 

 

1.             Job Purpose:

To carry out general labouring and driving duties, (appropriate to licence), as and when required.

 

 

2.             Responsibilities and Activities:

·                Responsibility for the health and safety of the public, colleagues and yourself.

·                Participating in standby and winter maintenance rota.

·                Winter maintenance duties which include fitting gritter body and blade, driving gritter and spread salt by hand if required.

·                Any other duties as required.

 

 

3.             Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

·                There is a requirement to undertake training and to achieve competence in aspects of the job.

·                Knowledge of the requirement for Health and Safety rules and procedures.

·                Ability to work in sometimes arduous conditions.

·                Holding tickets for plant, traffic management, and Health and Safety an advantage.

·               Full UK driving license and an LGV Class C level is essential.

·                Experience of working to tight deadlines and working under pressure.

·               Ability to work effectively in a team.

·               Ability to problem solve.

·               Flexible to working practices.

·                Ability to cope with change. 

·                Ability to work effectively in a team.

·                Good interpersonal skills.

·                Good communication skills.

·                Good planning and organisational skills

 

 

4.             Key Relationships, Internal and External:

 

Internal:

External:

Managers

Members of the Public

Employees

 

Start date:
25 Aug 2014
Closing date:
12 Sep 2014

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