Waterway Operative - Midlands

  • Location

    Wolverhampton, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    General Labourer , Groundworker

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  • Salary:

    Up to £10.14 per hour + Inclusive of holiday pay

  • Contact:

    Sam Mabbott B.Soc Sci

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    2-3 Months

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Our client is looking to recruit a Waterway Operative to work in the Midlands, covering Wolverhampton, Walsall, Perry Barr and WBA on a 2-3 Months 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 Wolverhampton area.

Typical tasks will include Grounds Maintenance, Towpath Repair, 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 working hours for this role will be 8am-5pm Saturday/Sunday, 8am-4pm Monday-Wednesday and off Thursday/Friday.

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 candidate.