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COSS Ganger - Reading

  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Sector: Rail
  • Position: Groundworker, Skilled Labourer, Supervisor
  • Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: COSSGang01_1532091345
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Job description

COSS Ganger - Reading


PSR solutions are immediately recruiting for experienced COSS' for projects running from Swindon to Paddington. You will be working for a leading Rail contractor in the role of a COSS/. If you are part of a gang, we can consider up to 2 men per gang.

These are extremely busy sites, so previous experience is essential for this role. You will need a valid PTS card with Industry Common Induction (ICI), PPE and previous experience in similar roles and provide quality working references.

Your duties may include, but are not limited to:
  • General Groundworks
  • COSS duties (Briefings, SSOW etc.)
  • Manual Digging - Using Shovel
  • Minor Works
  • Reactive Works
  • On Call Duties
  • Brick Repairs (No ticket required)
  • Adhering to health and safety rules and procedures, reporting any issues to Site Management.
  • You will be working alongside various sub-contractors on site, assisting them where necessary and taking instructions from Site Management.


The working hours will be 09:00 - 17:00 (40 per week) with the option of overtime (1.5x pay). Should you be successful, you will hold various benefits including:
  • 27 days holiday per annum
  • Company Van
  • Fuel Card
  • Company Mobile Phone
  • Pension


If you're interested in this role, please call Toby at PSR Solutions, details can be found on the PSR Solutions website.
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