Road Workers (Skilled) - £12.69 - Swndon

Road Workers (Skilled) - £12.69 - Swndon
  • £12.69 per Hour
    HOUR
  • Temporary
  • Swindon, Wiltshire SN2 2PN Swindon Wiltshire South West SN2 2PN
Job Ref: JO-2104-15481
Sector: Driving
Date Added: 08 April 2021

Blue Arrow Recruitment is seeking to recruit Skilled Roadworkers to join the highway maintenance team based in Swindon. This is an exciting opportunity to work within the public sector, for a local council. Driving licence required, preferably HGV but at least the ability to drive a 7.5t vehicle.
Days of work: Monday to Friday
Hours: 8hrs per day
Hourly Pay Rate: £12.69
Start Date: As soon as possible
Key Accountabilities for this role
* Undertaking a programme of work identified by Highway Supervisor, or under the direction of a Specialist Roadworker.
* Direct /Supervise General Roadman/Roadmen.
* Working with a strong teamwork ethic.
* Work under Chapter 8 rules and understand the basis of Risk Assessments and Method Statements. Including the correct erection and removal of appropriate signs and barriers to current legislation.
* Wear all PPE as issued and required. Ensure PPE is worn by all team participants
* Work closely with the Inspection Team to ensure best practice, relevant materials and Traffic Management are used appropriately. Best Practice
* Complete set targets/jobs
* Complete own timesheets and those of general roadworkers when required, record in writing issues identified and reasons.
* Attend any training as directed.
* Look after and keep in a clean and usable condition all tools and plant you are working with, return when finished, or at regular intervals for routine maintenance /calibration
* Operate powered hand tools, plant and machinery as required.
* Assist in emergency situations as directed by supervisor, Manager and or Emergency officer
* Work in a clean and tidy fashion. Maintain high standard of cleanliness with regard to any uniform/ PPE issued.
* Dispose of waste materials in line with the latest environmental requirements. Recycle whenever an option. Waste Transfer notes as required.
Supplementary Accountabilities
* Voluntary: Out of hours working either as a Callout Operative or Winter Service Operative/Driver are available on a rota basis, for additional payment subject to operational needs and the capabilities of each individual.
* Assist in emergency situations as directed by supervisor, Manager and or Emergency officer
Knowledge & Experience required for this role
Please note** Candidates must have substantial knowledge and experience in the following areas of business and will be required to provide evidence of this:
* Experience and knowledge of Civil and Construction applications and practice techniques
* Sound working experience and knowledge of all groundwork applications.
* Demonstrable knowledge of participating in good practices in the following;
* CAT and Genny
* Asbestos Awareness Certificate
* Needlestick Awareness
* Abrasive Wheels
* Use of small tools and plant
* First response first aider
Qualifications required for this role
* HGV driving licence
* City and Guilds Winter service
* DCPC
* Street works Act
* Chapter 8 Traffic signing lighting and guarding
* CSCS card holder

To find out more about the role and all the other work we can offer then please reach out and apply today.

Blue Arrow
09/05/2021 16:27:55
GBP 12.69 12.69 Hour

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