Mountain Bike Trail and Pump Track Builder

Job Location

Bristol

Expected Start Date

April 2021

Published Date

11 March 2021, 00:00:00

Overview

Architrail Velosolutions UK Ltd. (a partnership between Architrail and Velosolutions) are looking to interview suitable candidates in preparation for an upcoming position in the company. The role is a full-time position with a 3-month probationary period. We are based in Bristol however working away Monday to Friday is frequent, work will be nationwide and candidates must be available to travel (expenses paid) when required.

We are looking for a skilled and diligent groundworker to join our small team. Working as part of the team the role will involve constructing mountain bike trails and pump tracks across the UK. Candidates will be expected to operate machinery as well as carry out physically demanding manual tasks in all weather conditions on remote and rural sites. Primarily the role will require the use of a 360 Excavator with the role on-site requiring operation most days. However, due to working as part of a small team, the role requires
operation of other items of plant and handwork regularly.

Starting Salary

£20,000-£24,000 based on experience with an opportunity to increase in the future.

Typical Hours

7.30am-5.30pm (these hours may need to be extended or shortened depending on current workload and daylight hours)

Annual Leave

20 days plus bank holidays plus 2 week Christmas closure

Job Description

We are looking for a skilled and diligent groundworker to join our small team. Working as part of the team the role will involve constructing mountain bike trails and pump tracks across the UK.

Duties

Manual labour and use of hand tools and vibrating compactor plates

Qualifications

Essential

• A passion for mountain biking/BMX/Skateboarding

• Full UK (Category B) Driving license

Desirable Competencies

• CSCS Card

• CPCS/NPORS Tickets

• CS30/CS31 chainsaw tickets

• Full UK (Category B+E) Driving license:

• Works well within a team

• Motivated, passionate and hardworking

• Good problem-solving skills

• Conscientious

• Health and safety conscious

• Punctual and reliable

• Ability to work outdoors for long periods in all weather conditions

• A keen eye for trail shaping and finishing