Highways Maintenance Operative found on Kier Reading, HC

Kier Strategic Highways are currently recruiting for Highways Maintenance Operatives to carry out a variety of highway maintenance duties as instructed on a day to day basis to ensure the efficient running of the Area 3 network.

Key Responsibilities:

Carry out highways maintenance duties as instructed. Including winter maintenance when appropriate.

Respond promptly to incidents on the network as instructed.
Work in close cooperation with team members and subcontractors, contributing to the maintenance of a safe and healthy working environment for both the network users and work team by ensuring compliance all H&S procedures
Contribute to the promotion of customer care by working closely with team members to ensure client and network users are dealt with in a polite and courteous manner.
Responsible for notification to Network Control Centre on commencement and end of winter maintenance and occupation of Roadspace for Traffic Management
When trained to do so operate a variety of plant and equipment in order to carry out required duties effectively.  Assist with ensuring that site and company equipment is secure at all times.  Raise problems/queries with designated supervisor.
In absence of Ganger take responsibility for completion of daily worksheets
Carry out daily defect reports on vehicles and ensure vehicles are maintained in good order.
Actively promote Health and Safety in the workplace, setting a good example to other employees and ensuring awareness of and compliance with general Health and Safety responsibilities as set out in the Health and Safety Management System and Health and Safety Procedures Manual.
Perform other duties as may from time to time be reasonably required. 

 Key Skills and Qualifications:


12ab Lantra traffic management trained
Basic Lantra VRS qualification
LGV driving licence group “C” minimum
Asset Management Awareness – operational level required
Experience and knowledge of strict H&S operations and its practical implications
Ability to work using own initiative and as part of a team
Valid CSCS card  

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Primary Location: United Kingdom-England-Berkshire-Reading
Other Locations: United Kingdom-England-Berkshire-Reading, United Kingdom-England-Hampshire-Winchester
Job: Operative
Organization: Kier Group UK

 Full Time

To apply for this job please visit job-openings.monster.co.uk.

Kier Group UK Website

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