Skilled Site Operatives

Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
25 May 2018
22 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Longwood Engineering manufactures screens and screenings handling equipment for the water and sewage industry. We require Skilled Site Operatives to install, maintain, service, inspect and repair our range of screens and screenings handling plant on installations around the UK.


The key duties of the post are as follows;

  • Loading/unloading of vehicles
  • Removal/Installation, testing and commissioning, inspection, problem solving, maintenance and breakdown repair of equipment on Customers’ sites
  • Inspections and examination of equipment in need of repair to determine requirements and reporting back to enable quotations to be submitted
  • Assembly of screens and other equipment in the workshop
  • Must be able to work to reasonable times and quality standards
  • Supervision of other site work employees providing assistance (i.e.: apprentice, labourer or semiskilled staff)
  • Representing the Company and acting in its best interests at all times, ensuring not to bring the Company into disrepute

Working Requirements:

  • The following cards/training would be an advantage but necessary training will be provided:
  • CSCS Card
  • Confined Space Training
  • Lift Supervisor training
  • Driving of company vehicles, as part of an installation team – full driving licence required (which must have been held for more than 12 months)
  • Must be prepared to stay away on a weekly basis

Suitably experienced personnel (preferably within the water and sewage industry) can apply for this position by uploading a copy of your cover letter and CV on our Careers page.