Training Area Operative (2223)

Job Description

Closing date: 21st November

Interviews: w/c 29th November

An opportunity has arisen to join the team at Straight Point Range as a Training Area Operative. As the Training Area Operative, you will be responsible for the maintenance of the military training area. This exciting opportunity will suit someone who enjoys the outdoors and is looking for a new challenge supporting our military.

This is a flexible role, offering you the opportunity to work around commitments that you already have or it can just be a way of earning some extra money. As a variable hours member of staff we can only guarantee you a minimum of 8 hours a month.

This varied role will mainly operate outdoors on the ranges, with the following responsibilities:

* Preparing military ranges and training areas for use

* Operating radar, range safety systems and reporting of range & training area events on IT systems.

* Preventative maintenance

* Grounds maintenance

* Forestry and maintenance works

* Housekeeping

* Equipment testing

* Driving and operating fleet vehicles

* To ensure that the Training Estate Facilities adhere to safe systems of work

* Liaise with stakeholders

* Use both IT and paper based systems to complete any relevant documentation

What you can do

* Knowledge in H&S such as COSHH, manual handling, risk assessment and safe systems of work

* Have an experience as a range/training/military area user (desirable)

* Have a full driver’s license valid in the United Kingdom (essential), hold a specialist licenses e.g. HGV, PCV (desirable, but not essential)

* Ability to operate rural plant and machinery (desirable)

* Basic IT skills

About Landmarc:

Landmarc is a company enriched with a long partnership with the Ministry of Defence in the UK to ensure their military training estates are safe, effective and sustainable places to train the armed forces.

We directly employ around 1300 skilled and experienced people and active across 120 sites in the UK, covering an area of 190,000 hectares including 45,000 hectares of SSSIs.


Landmarc will provide you with a competitive salary, however, In addition these we also offer the following main benefits amongst many others:

* Pension Scheme

* Reimbursement of professional fees and on-going training

* Annual salary review

* Life assurance

* SmartGo

* Holiday

* Loyalty days

* Holiday purchase

* Family friendly policy

* Remote working

Apply through the link to be considered for this great opportunity and one of our friendly recruitment team will be in touch to discuss your application