Highways Maintenance Operative

Permanent

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Job Title: Highways Maintenance Operative
Location: Thimble Mill Lane

Business Area: Strategic Highways
Contract: Permanent

Let's shape a world, together.

Kier Group is many things to many people. We're a leading Regional Builder, the UK's No. 1 Highways service team and a Top-Three Utility & Power provider. We're an industry-leader in health and safety at work – and a responsible citizen who adds billions of pounds of social value to the communities where we do business. Above all, we're a team of people built on many backgrounds and experiences, a company that values you for who you are and what you do.

Every day, 210,000 vehicles travel across the 31,000km of roads, bridges and tunnels that are built, maintained and operated by the team here at Kier Group. It's one of the reasons why we're acknowledged as the UK's No.1 Highways Services team – delivering £1 billion of social value to the six million people and wider communities who rely on our expertise and experience. Can you join our team? Yes, you can – if you want to be valued for who you are as well as what you do, in a company shaping the future.

What is the purpose of this role?

To provide resource to complete an arb aerial team.

Your responsibilities:

Working as part of an arb team carrying out all aspects of tree works from pruning to felling.
Setting up safe working sites on the highway
Liaise with members of the public on site if approached.
Follow and comply with Safe Systems of Work, Risk Assessments, ICoP and training
Completing safety critical emergency works when required
Complete any paperwork required on time i.e. LOLER check sheets, HAVS forms etc.
Assist in the completion of Point of Work Risk AssessmentsWhat do we need from you?

Experience and knowledge of strict Health & Safety operations and the related practical implications
Ability to work using own initiative and as part of a team
Valid CSCS cardWhat will you receive?

You can expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes: free life assurance, access to our valuable pension scheme, generous annual leave entitlement and many more!

Pre-employment checks

It's worth remembering that if you are successful, we'll undertake the relevant / standard pre-employment checks after you have been offered a job. This includes taking up your references, verifying your right to work in the UK, verifying your driving licence (if applicable) and a health assessment.

Thinking. Doing. Innovating. Delivering.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Kier is committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all of our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply

If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process, please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these.

Recruitment Agencies – opportunities at Kier are managed by our internal recruitment team. We are unable to accept unsolicited CVs and communications from external recruiters. If there is a specific business need a member of the recruitment team will engage with agencies who have signed up to our PSL to ensure all CV's are uploaded onto our portal to be considered. For further information, visit our Careers Help page

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