Gully Operative (126503)
£17,772 - £20,138 Band 6
ID Ref. No.

Department of Regeneration

Planning, Transportation and Highways



Band 6:   £18,672- £20,541 pa

1 x 37 hours (plus 3.5 hours contractual overtime)

Established Post

Based at Highways, Foundry Lane Depot, Bradford


The Code of Practice on the English language requirement for public sector workers, Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016, requires that Councils ensure that all candidates applying for customer facing posts must be assessed in order to establish their fluency in English.  

The criteria under special knowledge and experience on the job profile which is shown in this advert, outlines what level of fluency you will be expected to demonstrate.  Therefore, it is essential that you provide examples in your application.


To work as part of a team to carry out gully cleaning and maintenance The work involves the operation of light/heavy specialist plant in Highways works and driving/operating a low volume tanker. Manual use of hand tools in daily work, and tipping of waste materials.. Numeracy and literacy will be required to complete records/paperwork and keep various records such as gully cleaning schedules and fault reporting forms.


Experience of gully maintenance drainage work and the safe use of combination tankers would be advantageous.


You must be able to work well within a small team, be self motivated and work without supervision.


Must be able to take part in day time and out of hours work on Winter Maintenance/gritting and other Highway Emergency Works, and be on an emergency rota for out of hours work during the winter period.


A clean relevant driving licence is required, HGV licence C1/C1E.


For further information regarding this post please contact David Mazurke or Louise McCaul on 01274 434199 or email


Closing Date:  23rd July 2018

Please find attached the Job Profile:  Gully Operative - JP.doc