Highways Maintenance Operative

Posted on Jan 22, 2019 by Amey

Linlithgow, West Lothian United Kingdom
Construction & Architecture
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

The Opportunity

Are you looking for a new role where you can make a difference in your local community? Do you want to be a part of a team of over 20,000 dedicated employees helping to create better places to live, work and travel? Well look no further.

We are looking for a keen and enthusiastic applicant for the position of Highways Maintenance Operative.

  • Location: M9 J3 Northbound Works Unit, Burghmuir Depot, Linlithgow, EH49 7LS
  • Hours Per Week: 39 hrs basic + Overtime, 2 Weeks Nights and 2 Weeks Days Rota
  • Shift pattern: rotating days and nights shits every 2 weeks
    • Days- Mon-Thurs, 08:00-15:30 Fri
    • Nights - Mon-Fri 19:00-06:30
    • Standby Winter and Summer

What will this role involve?

  • Undertake all aspects of highway maintenance works including; Carriageway and footway patching, kerbing, cover replacement, keeping the network safe for all users.
  • Participate in winter maintenance services; precautionary gritting, the safe clearance of snowfall
  • You will be financially rewarded when required to attend emergency and out of hours' response services throughout the year
  • Follow Amey's Zero Code by ensuring yourself, others and the working environments are safe

What are we looking for?

The ideal candidate would:

  • Have a Full Driving Licence - must have an LGV Driving Licence (Class C)
  • CPC card
  • Have experience in an industry role such as civil engineering, groundworks or any other relevant background
  • Be knowledgeable on Emergency First Aid at Work (HSE)
  • Be self-motivated and have a positive attitude
  • Be willing to learn and develop new skills

Why work for Amey?

You will be a part of the Amey family, creating better places to live, work and travel. In addition, we will support you in developing your career. In return for your commitment, you be eligible to receive exceptional benefits packages such as:

  • A wealth of career and development opportunities within Amey
  • Paid holiday with the option to buy additional holiday
  • Child Care Vouchers
  • Discounts at high street stores and more!
  • Discounted Gym Membership, Travel Insurance and Car Incentive Scheme

Reference: 619476872

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