Demanding Jobs in France

  • Full Time
  • France

General Operative

Job Overview

This is a plowing role for all Work Areas of the contract, additional minor new works, project enabling works and working with sub-contractors.

The successful candidate will be employed across all areas of the contract as the need arises.

Hand Duties

  • Pest control – spraying building perimeters and outer chambers for cockroaches. Baiting traps for rodents. Removing dead rodents and rabbits.
  • Grounds maintenance works – spraying, controlling weeds, raking up leaves, pruning trees, hedges, bushes, watering shrubs and garden at No 9 Gt, sweeping footpaths and roads. Filling garden water tanks at married quarters.
  • Refuse collection – collecting waste from Travelers Hill yard, Combined Mess, ration store, and accommodation; Airhead buildings and married quarters in Two Boats and Georgetown.
  • Cleaning – deep cleaning of combined mess kitchen, inflight catering, Mountain View club and medical center every 3 months. Cleaning at Travelers Hill Yard.
  • Plant and transport operations – assist with unloading of resupply ship. Transport cargo and goods to and from pier or other places of work, off load at designated locations.
  • Unpack containers at ration store. Pack containers with waste products for return to UK (fridges, freezers, washing machines, paint tins etc).
  • Develop plant operator driving skills.
  • Assist skilled trades persons, concreting, trenching etc.
  • Work with other laborers and trades.
  • Work with other teams delivering minor new works, project enabling works and support sub-contractors.
  • Complete work dockets and weekly timesheets.
  • Carry out other work of which you are capable and for which you have trained or will receive training from the Company.
  • Promote Mitie’s professional image in all liaisons with the customer and outside agencies.

What we are looking for

  • The successful candidate will have previous experience of ploughing.
  • Experience of working within a customer focused environment.
  • Good standard of education.
  • Has a ‘can do’ mature attitude. Is flexible, reliable and self-motivated; will have an open approach, pass on knowledge, share experience and show willingness to assist others.
  • Will develop positive, supportive working relationships with team and colleagues.
  • Will be well-organized, a motivated team player who is keen to learn.
  • Has ability to work on own with minimal supervision and will take responsibility for own actions.
  • Will prioritize workload and meet deadlines.
  • Health and Safety Knowledge (that includes COSHH and manual handling).
  • Driving License.
  • Capable of recording work accurately on work sheets.
  • Regards personal and plant safety as priority.
  • Willingness to undertake further training.
  • Keenness to pro-actively improve house keeping
  • Desirable: To have attained, or be working towards an NVQ level 1 in a relative field.
  • Desirable: Experienced in working in a military environment.

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