road workers in newport

job type
£ 9.45 per hour
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job details

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job type
£ 9.45 per hour
reference number
01792 643333
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job description

Have you experience in Road Working?

Do you hold the Relevant Qualifications ?

Do you have experience in Local Authority ?

Then we want to hear from you!

Our Newport based client is currently looking to recruit for 4 experienced/qualified Road Workers. You will be working as part of Newport County Council.

Main Purpose of role;

To assist in the delivery of an efficient Streetscene maintenance service which includes carrying
out cyclic and reactive repairs cleansing and maintenance tasks, including cleansing, grounds,
highways and drainage maintenance and emergency response activities including flooding,
winter maintenance and others deemed necessary by Streetscene Supervision.


* Practical knowledge of highways, drainage, grounds and cleansing maintenance services
* Completed a recognised time served apprenticeship
* Completed a recognised Government Training Scheme
* Knowledge and awareness of health and safey requirements and ability to carry out risk assessments
* NRSWA, Traffic Management, Winter Maintenance, Arboriculture', Cleansing, LGV Operating licences including specialist vehicles

Experience Desired

* Experience in multi skilled streetscene services provision
* Previous Local Authority experience
* Experience in the operation of various mechanical items of plant and vehicles utilised in Streetscene related services including specialist vehicles and plant

Special Conditions;

There will be a need for flexible working of 37 to 44 hours working per week plus
occasional requirements to work out of hours in emergency situations.
Post holders may be required to work on an out of hours callout system on a rota for
which extra remuneration is paid.

Role is due to last anywhere from 6-8 weeks to ongoing

If this sounds like the sort of role in which you would like to be considered for then please apply now. If you require further information then please contact Maryanne Temblett on 01792 209536 or on

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.