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Highway Operative

  • Location:

    Bridgwater

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £15 - 18 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jason Kohle MIRP CertRP

  • Contact email:

    Jason.kohle@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 006

  • Job ref:

    JO0000035862

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 Months

  • Expiry date:

    23/10/2022

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Highway Operatives
 
Are you an experienced Highways Operative seeking a anew opportunity?
 
I am recruiting for several Highways Operatives to join a highway maintenance team in Dunball, Bridgwater. The role is ideal for anyone that enjoys manual outdoor work and is willing to pitch in and support winter and emergency maintenance out of hours activities on a standby rota.
 
You'll be responsible for:
·Work on Highways furniture, equipment, and similar fixtures (e.g., Pothole repairs, Excavation, Erection, maintenance, fixing and/or dismantling)
·Drive all the plant and equipment necessary for the required disciplines for maintenance and drainage on Highways and Network Take responsibility for vehicles/plant/materials in your charge Where appropriate provide direction/supervision of the work to less experienced operatives
·Undertake out of hours winter maintenance and emergency works
Essential Skills
 
You'll have:
·A clean driving License
·A commitment to Health and Safety Good communication skills and basic literacy and numeracy
·Ability to undertake a high level of manual work and work outdoors in all weathers - you will be required to assist in Winter Maintenance duties
·New Roads and Street Works (NRSWA) Operative Accreditation LGV Class C driving license OR demonstrate capability
 
 
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Jason Kohle at Carrington West on 02393 876006. 
 
FOOTNOTE: 
If you feel that you are right for this role 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 roles 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 role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 40+ years' experience in this market. Please call Jason at Carrington West on 02393 876006 for more information.  
 
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