Driver / Roadworker 2 - ORK08316

Orkney Islands Council

Driver / Roadworker 2 - ORK08316

£20,001 - £30,000

Orkney Islands Council, Hatston, Orkney Islands

  • Full time
  • Permanent

Posted 2 weeks ago, 4 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: 30-06-2024 (In 10 days)

job Ref: ORK08316

Full Job Description


Roads and Grounds - Operations

Driver/Roadworker 2

37 hours per week
£28,034 - £28,632 / £14.53 - £14.84 per hour (including Distant Islands Allowance)

We are looking for a Driver/Roadworker to join our Roads and Grounds Operations Team.

You will be a member of a service carrying out a variety of roads and municipal related activities including emergency callout and Winter Service activities.

You will be required to work either individually or as part of a team to ensure the efficient operation of the service.

You must have a positive approach to health and safety and will require a flexible attitude to work with a willingness to undertake a variety of duties associated with roads maintenance and waste services. Training in the use of specialist equipment will be given.

You will be required to participate in a standby rota for which appropriate overtime and standby payments will be made.

A full Class C LGV driving licence is essential and a Driver CPC is desirable for this post.

An SVQ2 in a Construction, engineering or related subject or a HAUC (Streetworks) Operatives qualification is desirable but not essential as full training will be given.

This post requires Basic Disclosure Scotland Clearance.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Darren Bisby, Roads and Grounds Team Manager, e-mail or telephone extension 4224.

Closing Date: Sunday 30 June 2024

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