Operative: Maintenance and Repair (Trade)

Are you a trades person looking for new challenges? Do you enjoy variety and team work? 

We have an exciting opportunity for a trades person to join the Operational Services team in a front facing, dynamic role that directly contributes to quality of life on the islands.  

The successful applicant will apply their specific trade (along with broader maintenance and repair skills) to a wide variety of tasks to maintain and repair Council infrastructure and assets: Highways, open spaces and public realm, waste water infrastructure, corporate property and housing.  The role is diverse, includes training opportunities and work with other Council teams to support the wide range services delivered to the Community.

Thinking of working for the Council of the Isles of Scilly? Here are just some of the benefits which we are able to offer to our employees:

·         Eye care voucher scheme

·         Cycle To Work Scheme

·         Defined benefit pension scheme

·         Training and Development opportunities

·         Family friendly leave, pay and working arrangements

·         Generous Holiday allowance

·         A free confidential and impartial counselling service

For an informal discussion please telephone Eddie Williams on (01720) 424541 or email eddie.williams@scilly.gov.uk




Business Unit: 
Infrastructure and Planning
Full or Part Time - Permanent
37 per week
£18,870 - £20,541 per annum
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 19 December, 2018 - 1pm
Application Pack: 
Additional Information: 

Application Form
Advertisement Monitoring
Equal Opportunities Monitoring
Guidance Notes
Isles of Scilly Information Sheet
Job Applicant Privacy Notice

Please submit completed applications to humanresources@scilly.gov.uk or:
HR Officer
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Town Hall
St Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0NA

Please note that canvassing of Members or Officers will disqualify you from consideration.

If you require this application pack in an alternative language, in larger text, Braille, easy read or in an audio format, please email diversity@scilly.gov.uk or telephone 0300 1234 105.