Waterway Operative - Ellesmere

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  • Location

    Ellesmere, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    Building, Construction and Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    Up to £10.14 per hour + Inclusive of holiday pay

  • Contact:

    Carrisa Armstrong

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Our client is looking to recruit 2 Waterway/Construction Operatives to work in and around the Ellesmere area on an 6 Month Contract basis.

The main duties of the role will be to join existing construction and maintenance teams responsible for the upkeep and conservation of the Canal Network in and around the Ellesmere area.

The roles are to be based in this location but will cover the local area so the successful candidate must be flexible regarding working location.

Typical tasks will include Grounds Maintenance, Towpath Repair, Bricklaying, Operating Lock Gates, Fence Repair and other general maintenance duties as required.

In addition the successful candidate will have regular interaction with users of the Canal so some Customer Service skills are also required.

The successful candidates will ideally have worked within the Maintenance, Building, Construction or Agricultural industry.

A full Driving License is required for this role. A quick start is available for the right candidates.