This role is based in Hatton, West Midlands, England. The successful candidate will be requied to be based from our Hatton, England, office.
The Canal & River Trust is one of the UK’s largest charities, we maintain 2,000 miles of historic canals, rivers, docks and reservoirs, along with museums, archives and the country’s third largest collection of protected historic buildings – preserving them for future generations.
An exciting opportunity has arisen within a new central team at the Canal and River Trust. The Work Sceduler will own and control the weekly/daily assignment of planned and reactive tasks to our customer service and construction delivery teams. They will also provide vital support to the programme planners in aiding them to deliver the works programme to the company’s key stake holders. You will be an excellent communicator and have outstanding customer service skills. You will have significant experience as a Work Scheduler/Planner of operational tasks and be a highly organisied individual with excellent computer skills.
The job holder will ensure that health and safety and welfare issues are communicated effectively and promoted within their area of responsibility. The job holder will fully understand their responsibilities for and fulfil their duties in accordance with the Trusts policy and procedures.
The Canal & River Trust wants to create a sustainable and evolving canal and river network that is a national treasure – accessible to and cherished by all. Core to delivering this vision the job holder will be committed to equality and diversity whereby fellow employees, customers, our partners and volunteers feel respected, included and valued.
Planner, Works Planner, Works Planning, Planner/Scheduler, Work Scheduler
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In addition to your annual salary, competitive contributory DC Pension scheme arrangement, and numerous other employee benefits, including several salary sacrifice benefits.
We aim to represent the diverse communities we are part of and welcome applicants from across all sectors of the community. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce brings with it a diversity of ideas, thinking and ways of working which enhances what we do.
When you join the Canal & River Trust you become a member of an engaged team working to preserve our heritage for future generations. Come and put your skills to use on our waterways.
Find out more about the work we do on our website: https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/about-us