Walsall Maintenance Volunteer


Reference: OPP0007579

Activities: Outdoors, Practical, Regularly

Starts: Anytime

Walsall Canal, West Midlands, WS3 2LT

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Come along to support the fulltime team with the delivery of varied maintenance tasks on and around the Canal and River Trust’s assets.
Meet at Sneyd Wharf, Walsall, (WS3 2LT) every Tuesday at 08:30 although other meeting points may be necessary depending on the nature of the task


You’ll gain first-hand experience of working on listed structures and discover just how many different tasks are undertaken each day to ensure our canals remain healthy for all the many varied canal users.
There will be an opportunity to complete any relevant training and learn about the remarkable engineering behind the tasks.
Just bring some dinner and dress in something that you don't mind getting a little dirty and keep warm as we are outdoors.

Skills required

This would suit someone interested in DIY with a range of skills to compliment. Someone able to apply practical skills in an outdoor environment. Sociable and willing to engage with the local public. Someone with local knowledge that is happy to share anecdotes whilst being an ambassador for the Trust.
If you are comfortable using a variety of hand tools and have experience with general DIY, please get in touch.

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