Drainage Operative


Class I, II, III & IV + clause 7(ii) negotiated allowance
All including essential users car allowance
Reporting to the Operations Supervisor


Overall Purpose


To professionally, cost effectively and productively carry out instructed flood water management operational tasks and duties whilst continuing to uphold good health and safety practices at work.


Duties, Tasks & Responsibilities:-

  • Operation of any item of Board’s plant you are trained and qualified to operate
  • Mechanical roding operations
  • Mechanical flailing operations
  • Report faults with Board’s equipment
  • Hand roding
  • Mechanical Cleansing/Drain works
  • Civils and general construction works
  • Bushing
  • Piping
  • Surveying
  • Jetting
  • General Maintenance
  • Out of Hours pumping station maintenance
  • Standby duties
  • Emergency out of hours working
  • Report problems in Board’s area
  • Liaise with landowners and other members of the public
  • Any other duties reasonably asked of you

Flood Warnings