Operative: Maintenance & Repair (General)

As a member of the Infrastructure and Planning business unit, this post will support the cost effective, robust and customer focused delivery managing and maintaining Council assets and infrastructure.  

Do you have a background in general labouring and the ability to undertake general labouring duties which keep the islands clean and tidy? Including tasks such as grass cutting and strimming public areas, highway repairs, housing maintenance repairs, grave digging and sewerage maintenance. There will on occasions be the need to cover some of the Waste and Recycling operations.

These are the types of skills we are looking for in someone to join our small efficient team who between them ensure that public services are delivered effectively.

For an informal discussion please telephone Julian Wright on 01720 424028 or email jwright@scilly.gov.uk

We recognise the importance of investing in our staff, and below is a list of some of the benefits of working for the Council of the Isles of Scilly

·         A competitive salary (we pay a minimum of the National Living Wage rate)

·         Learning and development opportunities, with support and financial assistance

·         A defined benefit pension scheme, based on your career average earnings

·         Childcare Voucher Scheme

·         Cycle 2 Work scheme

·         Starting annual leave allowance of 24 days per year (pro rata) plus bank holidays

·          Payment of relevant professional fees

·         A generous relocation package for eligible candidates

·         Family friendly leave, pay and working arrangements

·         A free confidential and impartial counselling service

 

Business Unit: 
Infrastructure and Planning
Contract: 
Full Time - Permanent
Hours: 
37 per week
Salary: 
£17,173 - £17,972 per annum
Grade: 
2
Closing Date: 
Friday, 04 May, 2018 - 1pm
Application Pack: 
Additional Information: 

Application Form
Advertisement Monitoring
Equal Opportunities Monitoring
Guidance Notes
Isles of Scilly Information Sheet

Please submit completed applications to hr@scilly.gov.uk or 
HR Officer
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Town Hall
St Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0NA

Please note that canvassing of Members or Officers will disqualify you from consideration

If you require this application pack in an alternative language, in larger text, Braille, easy read or in an audio format, please email diversity@scilly.gov.uk or telephone 01720 424000