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Highways maintenance operative Dumfries & Galloway


Amey PLC
Location: Dumfries
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Highways & Transport
Category: Transport and Highways Jobs
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About Amey

We’re committed to creating better places for everyone. We take pride in making a difference, but also in being the difference: for the communities we serve, whatever the challenge, whatever the weather. By designing and consulting, building and maintaining, managing and investing in our country’s services and infrastructures we create better places to live, work and travel. As one of us, you can really be you because your individuality is an asset. You’re surrounded by a team of people who want you to grow and embrace new challenges. People who care about your job satisfaction as well as your well being. There’ll be experiences as original as you are, in a career that can feel like many rolled into one. You’ll be stretched but always supported. To bring out the better in you. To shine as a better team player or self starter. To help you commit to better each day, delivering whatever steps it takes, great or small, to create better places for everyone. We believe that we are what we do. It’s more than just wanting to do better. At Amey we’re proud to be the better

What is the purpose of this role?

To undertake the installation of temporary traffic management, and all aspects of highway maintenance works including routine and cyclic maintenance activities, minor civils works, incident response

What will this role involve?

Maintain high technical standards.Attend project and work briefings as required Drive/operate vehicles/plant requiring general and specialist skills including vehicle checks, routine maintenance, (e.g. oil and water checks) and cleaning. Undertake all aspects of highway maintenance works including routine and cyclic maintenance activities, minor civils works, Winter maintenance operations Undertake winter and emergency call out and standby Take responsibility for the safety of yourself and others within your team to ensure compliance with relevant health and safety legislation and safe operation to protect member of the public. Carry out vehicle checks prior to shift starting, correctly completing online vehicle defecting via an App, Record Drivers' hours Allocation and capturing time and resource utilisation in line with operated allocation system To keep records, complete all necessary paperwork, communicate and liaise with other employees of Amey, sub-contractors, the emergency services, the police, the general public, clients and customers

What are we looking for?

UK Driving licence minimum Class C discipline, Current driver’s CPC, Appropriate qualification to relevant trade, Problem solving skills Self-motivated and pro-active in terms of delivering solutions Good communication skills 12D RTM Operative (Mod T1/T2), Abrasive Wheels, Banksman Slinger,CAT Scanner (Highways), Emergency First Aid at Work (HSE), Environmental Awareness Tool Box Talk, Personal Highways Safety, Manual Handling, Medicals.

Desirable,

Hi-ab qualification, 360 degree excavator qualification.

What makes this role unique?

You will help to deliver a best in class service for our client.
About Amey

We’re committed to creating better places for everyone. We take pride in making a difference, but also in being the difference: for the communities we serve, whatever the challenge, whatever the weather. By designing and consulting, building and maintaining, managing and investing in our country’s services and infrastructures we create better places to live, work and travel. As one of us, you can really be you because your individuality is an asset. You’re surrounded by a team of people who want you to grow and embrace new challenges. People who care about your job satisfaction as well as your well being. There’ll be experiences as original as you are, in a career that can feel like many rolled into one. You’ll be stretched but always supported. To bring out the better in you. To shine as a better team player or self starter. To help you commit to better each day, delivering whatever steps it takes, great or small, to create better places for everyone. We believe that we are what we do. It’s more than just wanting to do better. At Amey we’re proud to be the better

What is the purpose of this role?

To undertake the installation of temporary traffic management, and all aspects of highway maintenance works including routine and cyclic maintenance activities, minor civils works, incident response

What will this role involve?

Maintain high technical standards.Attend project and work briefings as required Drive/operate vehicles/plant requiring general and specialist skills including vehicle checks, routine maintenance, (e.g. oil and water checks) and cleaning. Undertake all aspects of highway maintenance works including routine and cyclic maintenance activities, minor civils works, Winter maintenance operations Undertake winter and emergency call out and standby Take responsibility for the safety of yourself and others within your team to ensure compliance with relevant health and safety legislation and safe operation to protect member of the public. Carry out vehicle checks prior to shift starting, correctly completing online vehicle defecting via an App, Record Drivers' hours Allocation and capturing time and resource utilisation in line with operated allocation system To keep records, complete all necessary paperwork, communicate and liaise with other employees of Amey, sub-contractors, the emergency services, the police, the general public, clients and customers

What are we looking for?

UK Driving licence minimum Class C discipline, Current driver’s CPC, Appropriate qualification to relevant trade, Problem solving skills Self-motivated and pro-active in terms of delivering solutions Good communication skills 12D RTM Operative (Mod T1/T2), Abrasive Wheels, Banksman Slinger,CAT Scanner (Highways), Emergency First Aid at Work (HSE), Environmental Awareness Tool Box Talk, Personal Highways Safety, Manual Handling, Medicals.

Desirable,

Hi-ab qualification, 360 degree excavator qualification.

What makes this role unique?

You will help to deliver a best in class service for our client.
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