Trainee Field Operative (Water)

Posted 12 February 2024
Salary £23,795.20 - 24,000.00 per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Water & Environmental
Contact NameRay Marsh

Job description

Role: Trainee Field Operative (Water)
Location: Grangemouth - Scotland
Salary: £23,700 + based on a 40 hour week
Standard working week: Monday - Friday (possible overtime on Saturdays time and a half and Sundays double time) on occasions required to work night shifts and stay away from home work.
Essential Criteria: UK Drivers license with no more than 5 points, MUST live with in 1 hours drive of Grangemouth
Engagement: Full time temporary to permanent hire over 6 months
Are you looking to kick start your career in the water/drainage sector?   If so look no further.
Must have a UK Drivers License.
I am working with a market leading client who are looking to recruit a Trainee Field Operative (Water) based from Grangemouth or the surrounding areas.
In this role you will be working in a site based capacity as part of a 2-3 person team attached to Scottish Water projects.
There may be on accessions some stay away work.
Full training will be provided so no prior experience is required, Please note only candidates who hold a full UK drivers license with less than 5 points can be considered for this role.
Key points of the role.
·Ensuring the safety of our Survey Operatives and members of the public
·Moving and handling heavy manhole covers
·Following instructions from your crew leader
·Being alert and monitoring the safety of your team members whilst they are underground
·Working at height and within a confined space
·Contact with waste-water and sewage (PPE will be provided)
Please note mandatory drugs and alcohol tests are undertaken for this role
Suitable Candidates will need?
·Willing to work outdoors in all weather conditions
·Enjoy working as part of a team
·A flexible approach to working hours and possible Nights.
·Physically able to undertake all duties required (lifting/carrying etc.)
·Commitment to working safely with excellent health and safety awareness
·Full UK driving licence
This role would suit anyone with a drivers license that is based near Grangemouth who is looking to kick start a career in the water sector.  This role would naturally progress into a supervisor role.
£23,700 + based on a 40 hour, with an increased salary for anyone that has waste water experience
Please apply to then call Ray at Carrington West on 02394 314 786 to discuss further.