Our client one of the UK’s largest charities, who maintain 2,000 miles of historic canals, rivers, docks and reservoirs, are looking to recruit 3 Seasonal Construction Operatives to be based in Icknield Port. This will be an 8-month seasonal contract starting in March till November.
The main duties of the role will be to join existing maintenance teams responsible for the upkeep and conservation of the Canal Network in and around the West Midlands area.
The role is to be based in Icknield Port but will cover the local area so the successful candidate must be flexible regarding working location and willing to travel.
Typical tasks will include Grounds Maintenance, Towpath Repair, Bricklaying, Operating Lock Gates, Fence Repair and other general maintenance duties as required so a construction background with labourer experience is ideally what they are looking for.
In addition, the successful candidate will be in regular contact with users of the canal network so excellent Customer Service skills are required as well.
A full driving license is required for the position.