Natural Resources Wales Bodffordd, Llangefni, UK
11 Mar, 2020Full time
Location: Bodffordd Grade & Salary: 3, £22,885 rising to £25,516 over three years Post number: 200182 Type of contract: Permanent Work pattern: full time Closing date: 29 March 2020 Benefits: Civil Service pension, 28 days annual leave, rising to 33 days over 5 years, flexible working options, occupational health including counselling and advisory services and eye care, childcare vouchers and salary sacrifice schemes. Role Purpose You will be part of the Integrated Workforce North West Wales who have a responsibility for the direct delivery of work on flood defence assets , in National Nature Reserves and in the Welsh Government Woodland Estate. You will provide a maintenance service and deliver a capital work programme for NRW assets which will include Flood risk assets and NRW managed Land. You will provide an appropriate emergency response which will be required to be part of a standby rota and provide out of hours cover and have the ability to operate equipment such as hand-held tools which may include chainsaws. You will have the ability to operate as a banksman and slinger/signaller and understand technical and utility plans, operating in compliance with the Construction Design and Management Regulations. You will be required to operate machinery which may include HGV’s, Heavy and specialised plant and equipment of a high value and you will have the required licence as an operator of specialist heavy plant & machinery. CPCS or other recognised licence . Qualifications and Skills Several years relevant operational experience. NVQ L2 Environmental Conservation or equivalent. One or more of the following (to include evidence such as log book, completed workbook, specialist plans etc). Intermediate chainsaw operative to include multiple windblown trees (include CS34 etc). Winching operations. Operator of specialist heavy plant & machinery. CPCS or other recognised licence. Conservation Management knowledge and understanding. Significant incident management experience: Flood/Industrial fire/oil spill/silt management etc. Intermediate ICT skills. E.g. AMX. Full UK driving licence ideally to include cat B + E. (trailer towing) Basic literacy and numeracy skills are required for the role. GCSE grade C (or equivalent) in English and Maths are essential. For more information, please visit our website.