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HGV Driver / Road Worker / Highways Operative

Location
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Salary
£38,000 to £48,000
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
20 Jul 2022
Job Introduction

As we win more work and the business continues to grow, we are looking to increase our workforce. We are looking to hire people within our Surface Treatments Division to assist in the delivery of highways projects.

Main Responsibilities

We are seeking people with HGV licenses to work within our Specialist Surface Treatments division. The work is physical and outdoors but it s also rewarding. You ll be part of a crew, delivering work that improves communities and local infrastructure.

Day to day, you ll install/remove Traffic Management as required; prepare roads for surface treatment including protection of iron work; and safely carry out road repairs and improvements using various surface treatment processes.

The role will require you to stay away from home. We operate a variety of shift patterns, but you ll need to be flexible and able to stay away in mobile accommodation. Because the work is delivered across the UK, we can be flexible on where you re based but ideally, you ll be in/near one of the following geographies:

This involves working in various locations within the UK, including every other weekend during the main season. Accommodation will be provided and you will receive a subsistence payment.

As well as a very competitive hourly rate, we are offering a generous bonus structure, allowances, overtime, and average holiday pay. Plus, a range of corporate benefits including retail and lifestyle discounts.

Career development and progression is available, and you ll have the ability to move into supervisory roles.

The Ideal Candidate

We are looking for flexible / hardworking individuals who, ideally, have experience in similar highways maintenance roles and HGV 2/1 driving or plant/machinery experience. You will be comfortable working within a small team, under minimal supervision. You ll be able to communicate effectively with colleagues and the public.

Most importantly is that you enjoy working outdoors, in all weathers, within a crew on a flexible working pattern.

It is essential you will hold a Valid UK Driving Licence and HGV 2 Licence and it would be an advantage if you have any of the following qualifications:

CPC

CSCS Card

NRSWA

NVQ (Micro Surfacing/Road Building)

Traffic Management T1/T2

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Details

  • Job Reference: 662714842-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Logical Personnel Solutions
    Logical Personnel Solutions
  • Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire
  • Salary: £38,000 to £48,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent