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Highway Maintenance Operative

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Highway Maintenance Operative

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    Paid at a day rate of £130 + uplifts

  • Contact:

    Matthew Ulysses

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876013

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

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  • Startdate:


What we need
Carrington West are pleased to be working with a major Highways delivery and maintenance contractor to find an available and experienced Highway Maintenance Operative.

What the job is for
A s a Highway Maintenance Operative you will be working with the business to assist in the maintenance of the highspeed road network around the Area 6&8 region (Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Essex). This will involve general civil work, surfacing, patch work, drainage, curb laying and assisting with new road delivery. 

What you will need to succeed
Previous highways operative experience
Familiarity with Area 6&8 road network (Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Essex)
Full driving license
HGV license
First Aid ticket

What else is desired
360 Excavator ticket
CAT & Genny
Grab/Hiab operator  
What you will get in return
You will be paid £130 a shift with an additional 30% uplift for nights (will be mainly nights)
This job will be equivalent to a £35'000 to £40'000 salary

You will also receive
Works Vehicle
Fuel card
20 days holiday + bank holidays (with an increase after 2 years)

What to do now
If you are interested in this job and match the criteria described, please send us your CV in application today.
What to do if you don't have a CV
Please contact us at Carrington West. If your experience is suitable for the job, we can assist in creating a CV to support your application.
If you feel that you are right for this job technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for jobs very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current job for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Parking professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Matt Ulysses at Carrington West on 02393 876013 for more information.
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