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Stoppage Works


Reference: OPP0005361

Activities: Practical

Starts: Anytime

Closing Date: 30 September 2017

T & M canal, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

This is a fantastic opportunity to assist in Direct services stoppage programme on the Manchester, Pennine & Potteries Canal The works will commence on the 11th September and will last for 5 weeks at T & M lock 44 Red Bull.Tasks will vary with site set up, assisting with joiners and bricklayers and general duties involved within a busy stoppage. Opportunities will be available to develop and learn new skills alongside CRT Direct Services workforce. People with all kind of skills are welcome to attend, all tools and equipment will be provided along with refreshments and support. Come along and be part of friendly team and get involved in the restoration and repair of Lock 44


Opportunity to work directly with the Asset Delivery Volunteering team
- Working with a friendly team.
- Personal Protective Equipment provided.
- Shelter and refreshments provided (although you will have to provide your own lunch).

Skills required

Sound Health & Safety knowledge/understanding (complete Trust health and safety videos - these can be sent to you if required).
- Good level of customer service/communication skills.

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