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Highways Operations - Village Maintenance Worker D5203/848/NSH

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Job Summary

Employment Term:
Full time, Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 27/01/2019 23:59
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Grounds & Highway Maintenance
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
South Gloucestershire Council, Broad Lane, Yate, Bristol, BS37 7PN
Post Number:
Worker D5203/848/NSH

Job details 

Closing date:
27 Jan

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Village Maintenance Worker

Summary of Post

Undertaking the delivery of highways maintenance work throughout South Gloucestershire. Producing manual work to a high quality, right first time approach, using appropriate materials, tools, equipment and vehicles. Reporting directly to a supervisor or lead village maintenance worker.

South Gloucestershire Council is committed to treating everyone fairly, to challenging inequalities and to promoting equality of opportunity for all. We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.

Main Duties

To undertake highway maintenance works. Ensure that a good standard of workmanship is delivered. Undertake general manual labouring work and assist in specialist practices such as fencing, drainage, earthworks, asphalt mixes, kerbing, and landscaping. Ensure safe methods of work are employed at all times including safe operation of plant and equipment. Be responsible for your own safety on site as well as your fellow workers and the general public.

Selection Criteria

To enable us to shortlist in a fair and unbiased way it is absolutely vital that you provide us with sufficient information to demonstrate how you meet or exceed the criteria outlined in the vacancy description. Please include this information in the knowledge, skills and experience section of the application form.


• Minimum of one year relevant experience of highway maintenance work
• A valid driving licence with category B


• New Roads & Street Works Accredited Operative
• Training in the use of small plant, such as, but not limited to, abrasive wheel and light plant
• A valid driving licence with category C and up-to-date CPC training
• A valid driving licence with category C+E and up-to-date CPC training

Additional Information

For further information after reading the job summary, please contact Shaun Wilson, Operations Manager (Highways Maintenance), 01454 86 4108, shaun.wilson@southglos.gov.uk

Salary: H11 SCP14-15 (pro-rota to 39 hour week)

Hours: 39

Safer Recruitment

South Gloucestershire is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Our Values

As an employee of South Gloucestershire Council you will be expected to have a ‘can-do’ attitude and adapt to the fast pace of change. You will strive to work well with others to reach a common goal and embrace a partnership and inclusive approach to delivering efficient and effective services. You will use your initiative to deliver and take responsibility for your performance to help the team, department and council to achieve its goals and make the best use of available knowledge, expertise and capacity in order to continuously improve the quality of services.

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