Gas Operative - Wear

Recruiter
Northern Gas Networks
Location
SR2 8QR
Salary
£22,521 per annum
Posted
04 Aug 2017
Closes
27 Aug 2017
Ref
12976A
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are pleased to announce a number of career opportunities around our geographical area for Gas Operatives.

The role will involve working alongside a team leader carrying out repairs to public reported gas escapes and replacement work on gas mains and services.

This is a physically demanding role and requires a certain level of fitness. You will be required to excavate in the highway and footpath, lay PE pipe and undertake gas connection work.

There is also a requirement for H&S purposes for our operational colleagues to be clean shaven to ensure the Respiratory Protective Equipment can be worn - this will be discussed at interview.

The role will involve you working 41.25 hours a week on a variable shift pattern between the hours of 7am until 10pm and will include weekend working.

In return we offer you a long term career with a good basic salary plus the chance to earn extra money via our incentive scheme. In addition there is also a competitive benefits package (listed below).

You will be fully trained to operate tools and equipment appropriate to this role however we ask that:-

  • You can start with us Mid-October 2017 for your induction and commencement of your training
  • You can ensure you are available for the 3 week period after your start date so that you are able to complete your training with 100% attendance
  • Have eligibility to work in the UK
  • Hold a full valid driving licence
  • You are willing to work the variable shift patterns and participate in an out of hours' standby rota.
  • That you can adhere to our H&S requirements in relation to the respiratory protective equipment.

If this sounds like the job for you then we want to hear from you!

What we offer:

  • £22,521 per annum basic
  • Incentive scheme (additional earnings of up to £3K per annum)
  • 41.25 hours per week on a variable work pattern including standby
  • 25 days holiday per year, plus 8 days bank holiday, plus 2 half days (Christmas Eve and New Years Eve)
  • SSP for first 5 working days then Occupational sick pay
  • Stakeholder 5/10 pension scheme
  • Flexible benefits including salary sacrifice options such as cycle to work, childcare vouchers, gym membership and many more
  • Plus other family friendly policies, maternity/paternity pay, volunteering etc..

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