JOB VACANCY - HELMSMAN AT THE ROTHEN GROUP
HELMSMAN TO WORK ON INLAND WATERWAYS
Love working outdoors? Have a love of all things water? We are looking for someone to move our boats across the country within the canal network and are currently recruiting into the position of Helmsman based at our HQ at Mancetter Wharf, Mancetter. This position is being advertised as a permanent position.
Knowledge, Skills/Qualifications & Experience
About the role:
This role will be operating canal boats outdoors, and so it’s important that you enjoy all weathers. There will also be a physical element to this job including operating the canal locks. This role will require periods of working away overnight and some unsociable hours.
Working in and around our canals transporting boats from one location to another
Operating locks up and down the canal
Carry out boat checks to ensure the boat is ready and fit for use
Use technology to communicate with the office regarding jobs and workload
Representing our company whilst interacting with visitors to the canal and volunteer groups
Lone working in line with our company lone working policy
Operating our boats for clients across the country on a range of civil engineering projects
Must have a valid UK driving licence as you will be expected to drive company vehicles
Experience of moving & operating canal boats
First Aid Trained
Salary depending on experience. You will be paid by the hour.
Full time working hours, 7am - 5pm with a total of 1 hour unpaid breaks throughout the day.
Overtime may be available including weekends.
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