Based at Winnall ,Winchester
We are seeking an energetic and skilled general maintenance operative to work in our busy and friendly team.
You will assist with construction and maintenance work to the general street scene on public and private land, as well as highways, to ensure Winchester District is safe and well presented. Your work will also include general grounds maintenance, safety inspections, basic maintenance to sewage treatment works and the maintenance of rivers. Practical support for high profile events, responding to emergencies and acting as a front line responder in severe weather events are also requirements of the role.
You will have a good working knowledge of plant and equipment and have experience of working in a general maintenance environment. Additional experience that would be beneficial to your application would be a HGV licence, experience of maintaining sewage treatment plants, or experience of working on the highway, however these are not essential and appropriate training will be given to the right applicant. However, having a positive attitude to your work, being flexible and having excellent team working skills are essential to succeed in this role.
Please note that you may be on the rota for the Council’s out of hours standby service if operationally required, there will be some out of hours work to assist with events or an emergency weather response.
Please feel free to contact Darren Lewis Head of Drainage & Special Maintenance if you have any questions about this role 01962 848571.
Closing Date: 29th November 2019
Interview Date: 13th December 2019