Relief Driver/Roadworker 2 - Westray

Orkney Islands Council

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Roads and Environmental Services - Operations

Relief Driver/Road Worker 2, Westray (Ref: ORK02276)

Hours are offered on an as and when required basis
£10.10 per hour (including Distant Islands Allowance)
A shift allowance will be paid for unsocial hours worked where appropriate

You will be expected to act as holiday and sickness relief for the Council's full time operative on the island throughout the year. You will be required to carry out a variety of roads and municipal related activities including emergency callout. A condition of this post is that you will be resident on Westray as you will be required to respond at short notice and during evening/weekends.

In addition, between the months of October and April, you will be required to participate as part of the Winter Service response delivering gritting and snow clearing services. This will require participation in a callout rota and working during weekends.

A full current Class C LGV driving licence is essential.

Candidates will require a flexible attitude to work, a willingness to undertake a variety of duties associated with roads maintenance and waste services, and the ability to work on their own. Training in the use of specialist equipment will be given.

Prospective applicants are invited to discuss the post by contacting Billy Johnstone, Roads and Environmental Services Operations Manager, e-mail or telephone 872311 extension 224.

Closing Date: Sunday 25 February 2018

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

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