Road works - M6 northbound to M62 westbound carriageways: We have been notified that surfacing works are due to take place on M6 northbound to M62 westbound carriageways on 23rd April 2018 for approximately two weeks between the hours of 20.00 and 05.00, Monday to Friday. Read More

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PERSONAL QUALITIES
• Excellent communicator with good organisation skills.
• Ability to work as part of a team and on their own initiative.
• An excellent timekeeping and attendance record.
• Flexible and reliable as the position involves shift working, including a combination of early mornings, late nights, weekends and bank holidays.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
• Basic numeracy and literacy.
• Airfield experience desirable.
• Clean driving licence.

MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS
• Physically fit with good eyesight.

RESPONSIBILITIES
• Identifying, recording, reporting and controlling all wildlife activities on and around the airfield.

ANY OTHER INFORMATION/REQUIREMENTS
• The role is very proactive, hands-on and requires the ability to control wildlife via various methods including the use of firearms.
• Full security checks are required pre-employment.
• 24/7 shift work with outdoor working involved.
• Role is a smaller function of the wider Operations assistant role.

WHAT DOES A TYPICAL DAY INVOLVE
• Patrolling the runway and surrounding areas and dispersing any wildlife hazards. Liaising with pilots, Air Traffic Control and Aircraft engineers.
•  Using mobile technology to record events and removal of bird carcasses as required.