REFERENCE NUMBER: GGA-2020-269
DUE TO FUNDING CRITERIA, THIS VACANCY IS AVAILABLE TO THE FOLLOWING:
18-19 YEAR OLDS * see additional requirements
20-29 YEAR OLDS WITH A DISABILITY
20-29 YEAR OLDS WHO ARE CARE EXPERIENCED
General outdoor work involving the maintenance and repair of the roads network within Glasgow. You will be placed within Gartcraig Roads Depot and will be required to attend Daldowie Training Centre, where you will receive training in: Health and safety and National Progression Award in Road Building.
See job description
Applicants should be interested in outdoor work, be reasonably fit and of good health. Ideally have an interest in construction and be able to carry out both practical and academic work to SVQ Level 2 standard (equivalent to Nat 4).
SVQ Level 2
Construction Highway Maintenance
Glasgow City Council, Daldowie Training Centre
Neighbourhoods and Sustainability deliver essential frontline services, which are designed to help achieve our aim of creating a cleaner, safer, better Glasgow. Through citizen engagement and working together with our city partners we provide enhanced service delivery, ensuring that the needs and demands of communities and neighbourhoods are supported and responded to at a local level. It has responsibility for maintaining parks and open spaces, roads and lighting as well as ensuring a clean environment within the city.
For more info on what our service does, please click on the link below:
Two qualifications at Nat 4 or above would be desirable but not essential.
Core skills: Candidates are required to have Information Technology, Communication, Working with Others and Problem Solving
Numeracy at SCQF Level 4
Experience of working outdoors and with tools is beneficial
Age Restriction* - Due to legalities of training requirements, applicants MUST be 18 years old before/on Monday 16th August 2020
Applicants may be required to carry out a practical assessment as part of the interview process.
Please note a 3 days on 4 days off and 4 days on 3 days off shift pattern applies.
This is a 2 year modern apprenticeship.