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Highways Maintenance Operative

  • Location: South Molton, Devon
  • Sector: Trades and Labour
  • Position: Trades
  • Salary: £9.39 - £11.54 per hour
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HIGHDEV_1570541048
Job description

Highways Maintenance Operatives

South Molton

£9.39 an hour (We also offer a LTD company rate)

PSR Solutions are currently recruiting for Highways Maintenance Operatives to work for their client based in South Molton. The client have recently won a highways contract and are looking to add up to 5 contractors to their team to undertake groundwork and specialist highway maintenance activities.

Some of the duties will include:

  • To work as part of operations crew undertaking various labouring duties including excavation works, laying and levelling of kerbs, slabs and bitumen macadam, drainage and gully installations
  • To ensure that reasonable care is taken at all times for the health, safety and welfare of own and other persons and to comply with all local and statutory Health & Safety procedures
  • To operate small plant and equipment used in highway maintenance with guidance and the appropriate certificates.
  • To install traffic management under instruction in accordance with method statements
  • To ensure that work undertaken is in line with company standards
  • To respond to customers both internal and external in a courteous and helpful manner.
  • To ensure tools and equipment are cleaned, maintained and stored in the appropriate manner
  • To ensure that all paperwork is completed fully and in accordance to the deadlines
  • To maintain a professional appearance appropriate to the work environment.
  • To undertake any duty that may be properly deemed by the Agent
  • To participate in an out of hours emergency call out system covering the Devon Highways Services network
  • To participate in Winter Services duties as required

Candidates will require the following:

  • Willing to work in all weathers and unsociable hours as required and be available for out of hours emergency call outs
  • UK driving licence
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills
  • CSCS

Other desirables are:

  • Previous experience of work on the highway
  • Experience/Certificated for operating small plant
  • Traffic Management qualification
  • NRSWA
  • Clean driving licence
  • LGV/HGV Driving licence
  • Experience on Gully Pumps

If you are interested in this position then please apply or for more information then please contact Jack Brown at PSR Solutions