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Tractor Driver

Vacancy Summary
Employer:
Adur & Worthing Councils
Salary:
Starting From £22,183 to £24,491, Per annum
Location:
Commerce Way, Lancing
Contract:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Hours:
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
No
Closing Date:
20/09/2021 at 23:55
Reference:
CD/21/162471
Vacancy Description

Tractor Driver

Permanent 

Salary: Starting From £22,183 to £24,491, Per annum 

Grade: Grade 4 

Hours: 37 hours per week

Place of work: Based at Commerce Way, Lancing but working across Adur District & Worthing Borough sites

Closing Date: 20th September 2021, 23:55pm

Interview Date: 7th October 2021

 

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced tractor driver working alongside our busy Grounds Maintenance teams at sites across Adur and Worthing. This is a hard working and well organised team which prides itself on providing an integrated approach to grounds maintenance delivery and so you will need to be organised, capable of working in and around the public with a good knowledge of Health & Safety protocols.

You will have operational experience of driving and operating a tractor with additional PTO Driven / Hydraulic attachments such as mowers, side arm flails, finger bars, front end loaders/forks etc

You will have NPTC MO1 Tractor Driving & Handling or evidence and significant demonstrable practical experience in addition you will need to have NPTC Tractor Driving and Related Operations or evidence of significant demonstrable practical experience.

As this is a post where you will be operating large machinery on the highway and Parks and Open Spaces you will need to hold a LGV Driving licence, Categories F, K, &  C1+E 

You will have a positive approach to working and take pride in the work that we do.  You will be able to demonstrate high standards of behaviour and professionalism in dealing with the public.

 

Does this sound like you?  For an informal discussion about this post, contact Steve McKenna, Assistant Parks and Open Spaces Manager at steve.mckenna@adur-wothing.gov.uk 

 

Staff are our most important asset and we therefore have a benefit package which reflects our continuing commitment to our employees.  This includes:

  • Generous leave entitlement; a minimum of 25 days + Bank Holidays 
  • Local Government Pension
  • Training & development
  • Occupational Health
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Flexible working options

Apart from being a great organisation to work for, our location is also superb, with a glorious coastline to the south and the Downs to the north.

We are committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. Staff work in a supportive and safe environment, recognising their responsibility to value and respect each other’s contributions. Standards of conduct must be of the highest level to ensure that no-one is harassed, bullied or victimised. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, staff engagement forums and are keen to hear from applicants from a variety of different backgrounds.

Equal Opportunities
Adur and Worthing councils have a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Adur District and Worthing Borough Councils are equal opportunities employers and encourages applications from people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people of any religion or belief or sexual orientation and job sharers. Childcare subsidy is payable in appropriate cases. Work base location is indicated, however you may be asked to work at any such place within the Adur District and Worthing Borough Council Service’s area as required. Additional Information As part of Adur & Worthing Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.
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