Driver/Operative - Pontoons

  • Vacancy Title
  • Driver/Operative - Pontoons
  • Company
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • TPA
  • Location
  • Worksop
  • Closing Date
  • 22/04/2021
  • Job Description
  • Working for TPA means you will be actively building on the trust and quality of service that we have proudly built since 2001. In order to continue delivering best-in-class temporary access solutions and support services to the events, utilities, marine and construction sectors, we are committed to future proofing our ongoing success by attracting a talented and dynamic workforce.

    This is an excellent opportunity for you to join our talented and growing team at TPA.

    TPA is a leading European supplier of temporary access hire solutions to a variety of markets including utilities, power & transmission, rail, infrastructure and specialist event sectors. With a wide spanning base of product solutions to hire including portable roadways, walkways and ground protection, modular floating pontoons and an extensive range of rail access equipment.


    The Pontoons division of TPA are a market leading hire provider of modular floating pontoons, water diversion equipment and safety boats, working on sites within construction, marine, events and military. As a Driver/Operative, you will work within a small team servicing, maintaining and assisting with the installation of TPA equipment, which also includes operating small marine craft and motorised pontoons.

    This unique role will require spending time away from home, sometimes for several nights per week. Weekend working will be expected if needed.

    Academic qualifications:


    • Valid driving licence
    • Basic IT skills

    Knowledge/background:


    • Forklift licence advantageous
    • RYA Commercial endorsement (Power) or DEFRA level qualification advantageous
    • Driving experience is essential or preferable