Vacancy posted: Thursday, 14 Jun 2012
Salary: £22,977 - £25,832 You should be able to demonstrate practical knowledge and experience of supervising a wide range of civil engineering works, specifically in the fields of Bridge Maintenance and Masonry Work including working with lime mortar. You will work as a member of the team and carry out duties associated to a Roadworker. In addition, you will be responsible for ensuring that your team carries out duties in the proper manner, at the appropriate time and to the required quality standard in accordance with instructions given to them. Candidates invited for interview will be required to provide a practical demonstration of their skills.
An SVQ 2 Highway Maintenance Qualification Level 2 is desirable. A current full Driving Licence is essential.
You will also be required to work flexibly covering any 5 days in 7, including weekends.
Job Reference: FLK003259
Closing Date: 27-Jun-2012
About Falkirk Council and Falkirk Community Trust
Falkirk Council is a unitary authority which provides all local government services for the Falkirk Council area. Covering 112 square miles, it has a population of 151,570 and extends from Banknock in the west to Blackness in the east and from South Alloa in the North as far as Limerigg in the south. The area contains varied countryside, including areas of considerable landscape quality. It also contains the port of Grangemouth and depends for its prosperity on a broad industrial base which includes sizeable industrial areas in Falkirk and Grangemouth. Council Headquarters The Council Headquarters are located in Falkirk but there are many service points throughout the area. The Council has in the region of 7,000 employees making it one of the largest employers in the area and has a net council general fund expenditure of £344.8 million for 2012/2013. Falkirk Councilís aim is to improve the quality of life for local people by working with all communities, sectors and groups to deliver high quality services which are accessible, accountable, responsive and provide value for money.