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Job | Ref No - 15877

Experienced Tractor/Plant/HGV Driver with Good Workshop Skills; job in <->Yorkshire<->

Farm TypeOther, Contractor

As a land drainage and trenching contractor based near Huddersfield we are seeking to grow our support capability and are recruiting for an experienced multi skilled plant operative with workshop skills.

You will be required to:

  • work in a varied and demanding environment

  • operate rock, road and field trenchers, moleploughs, 180-360 excavators, dozer, tractors and a range of sports-field machinery and HGVs being used in the sports-turf, land drainage, construction and utility industry (experience in the majority of these is required, though training will be provided for any shortfall)

  • possess strong maintenance skills and be able to refurbish and fabricate existing and new machinery to a high standard in our workshops. (experience is essential, though training will be provided for any shortfall)

  • operate safely (as trained, authorised and instructed)

  • report any faults and issues immediately

  • work to a high standard under strict health and safety legislation and pay attention to detail

  • complete paperwork relating to jobs undertaken

  • maintain a clean, tidy, safe and healthy workplace

  • work on your own as well as part of a team

  • undertake manual labour where required, including digging, lifting and carrying 

  • undertake further training where required

  • be flexible - working away/weekends where required

  • have your own transport due to the rural location of the premises (transport provided from base to site)

Please apply with your CV stating previous experience, qualifications and 2 references.

Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 16/10/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Pay£1500 - 2500
Employment TypeCivil Engineering, Other
Accommodation Available?No
Accommodation TypeHelp given to find accommodation
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information
Distance from shops and amenities
Smokers Accepted?No
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This is a permanent full time position. Applicants must be over 25 years old 

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