Bridge Operative

Goole and Howdenshire
Employment type
Full Time
Closing date
Job closes on 31 October
Job reference
Job reference: STRE000408
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The job itself

Appointment Type: Full time

Days of work: Monday – Sunday (rotating shifts)

Hours per week: 37 + 5.5 hours contractual overtime

Place of Work: Boothferry Bridge

We are looking for a motivated, disciplined and flexible individual to fill a vacancy that has arisen within the in-house Boothferry Bridge team, who deliver the day to day operation and maintenance of the bridge.

This includes opening and closing the bridge to allow the safe passage of river vessels as and when required, whilst ensuring the safety of road and pedestrian traffic using the structure.

Participation in shift work is an essential requirement for this position to ensure the bridge can be operated 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to allow the orderly and safe passage of vessels.

If you’re interested and would like to know more before applying please email  to arrange an informal chat.

Closing date: Saturday 31 October 2020

Interview date: To be arranged


Please find a link below to download the job outline and employee specification:

Job Outline and Employee specification (PDF file, download size 335.95kb)


Please find a link below to download important Information for applicants

Information for applicants – External (PDF file, download size 15kb)

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