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Ref: AC/CW 2
Contract: Full-Time (Permanent)
First advertised: Monday, 11 Sep, 2017

Area: East

Job type:
Full-Time (Permanent)


Reference: AC/CW 2

Date added to website:
Monday, 11 Sep, 2017


Bridge Assistant / General Workman – A17 Crosskeys Swing Bridge, Sutton Bridge

Dodd Group (Eastern) is looking for an assistant to support the Bridge Operator when opening the swing bridge at high tides to allow the passage of river traffic.

As the times of high tides vary, the work pattern will be occasional 8-hour shifts across the full 24 hour, 7 days per week period.

The Bridge Assistant / General Workman primary role will be to visually confirm aspects of bridge operation, e.g. traffic barriers are down, and report back to the operator using a two-way radio.

The Bridge Assistant / General Workman must be capable and comfortable accessing all working areas of the bridge structure which includes the use of stairways and vertical ladders.

You must be comfortable working outside, and have good communication skills and a keen eye.

Full Training and all protective clothing will be provided.

Hourly paid, with excellent rates of pay

21 days annual leave

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