Birmingham, West Midlands
Up to £10.63 per hour + Inclusive of holiday pay
5 months ago
3 months plus
Our client one of the UK's largest charities, who maintain 2,000 miles of historic canals, rivers, docks and reservoirs, is looking to recruit three Waterway Operatives to work in the Birmingham area for an initial 3 Month Contract with a review to extend.
The main duties of the role will be to join existing maintenance teams responsible for the upkeep and conservation of the Canal Network in and around the Birmingham area.
The role is to be based in Birmingham but will cover the local area so the successful candidate must be flexible regarding working location and willing to travel.
The successful candidate will ideally have previous experience in landscaping or farming background.
Typical tasks will include Grounds Maintenance, Towpath Repair, Bricklaying, Operating Lock Gates, Fence Repair and other general maintenance duties as required so a construction background is ideally what they are looking for.
In addition, the successful candidate will be in regular contact with users of the canal network so good Customer Service skills are required as well.
A full driving license is required for the position.
Please apply today! The start date for this position will be Tuesday 27th August 2019.