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Highways Skilled Operative (12mth Temp)

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
20/01/2021 23:59
£22,183 - £24,491
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Blyth Cowley Road Depot

Job details 

Closing date:
20 Jan

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Further information

Northumberland County Council operates a huge range of services across one of the largest counties in the UK. Local Government’s ongoing challenges and the diversity of our residents means we have to work smarter. That’s why we want bold, creative and agile thinkers who can help us move forward and innovate. 

For further information about working for Northumberland County Council, please click here:http://www.northumberland.gov.uk/working

The SE Area Construction team requires a (temp) Highways Skilled Operatives to work within a team of Skilled Operatives and Operative drivers.
The Highways Skilled Operatives will be based at the Cowley Road Depot in Blyth.
They will assist in the delivery of all aspects of highways works from LTP to Integrated Transport safety schemes. They will be knowledgeable in all aspects of highways works as well as current legislation and best practice. As well as show all the required attributes within the Job Description. They must be able to work in a cost effective and timely manner in line with programmes and budget allocations. They will report directly to the Highways Civil Engineering Team Leader (CETL) as well as the Senior Construction Team Leader and the Area Contsruction Manager.

We are offering: 
- A starting salary of £22,183 (Band 5 £22,183 - £24,491)
- Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
- A wide range of staff benefits including a competitive annual leave provision

For more detail please see the Job Description/ Person Specification

Closing date for applications is midnight on 20th January 2021  

For guidance on completing your application and for information about our Equality and Diversity principles, please click here.

If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to attend an interview please email hrrecruitment@northumberland.gov.uk.

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