Operatives & Foreman
*Calling all Qualified 12ab Operatives & Foreman*
**New & Improved shift rates**
Are you based anywhere in the UK but happy to work on Major Schemes in the South East of England?
Do you hold a current 12A/B qualification? Do you enjoy the flexibility of working away from home? Are you looking for a role where there is always an opportunity to improve and be promoted? Are you a hardworking and driven individual with the ability to work well in a team?
If you answered yes and you are eager to progress on your long-term career in Traffic Management, then you would be a perfect candidate for this role. You could play a key role in the UK's leading Traffic Management Company.
In addition to a great and competitive basic shift rate, there are also other great incentives, such as ongoing extensive training and career development programme, 28 days holiday (including 8 days statutory), pension, access to our employee discount platform and you are provided with top quality PPE. All this, plus the security of a full time, permanent contract within the UK's leading Traffic Management company!
PLUS: Accommodation will be provided as well as a daily subsistence payment.
Our continued success in the South West of England and a huge increase in our Major Scheme work, means we are actively recruiting for qualified 12ab Operatives & Foreman willing to work away in the South East. Our current requirements are for;
•M23 - Location Gatwick
•M4 SMP - Location Wokingham/Windsor/Slough.
•Oxfordshire County Council - Location Oxford.
•Wokingham County Council - Location Wokingham
Established in 1979, Chevron Traffic Management is a leading specialist in the delivery of temporary traffic management across the UK.
The Chevron Group specialise in the delivery of digitally enabled work zone safety solutions across the Highways, Rail, Utilities and Events sectors. We are the largest, most successful organisation in our industry and are renowned for bringing forward innovation and change to benefit our customers and the sectors in which they work. We have grown both through acquisition and organic growth, from a business employing 470 people across 13 sites to a Group now offering 23 operational units and with in excess of 1080 employees.
This is a unique opportunity to join an organisation that is resilient, even in todays' economic environment and one that is rapidly expanding.
About the role - TM Operative:
The TM Operative role in an essential role at Chevron and some would argue that it sits at the heart of everything we do. As a Traffic Management Operative, you will be responsible for installing, maintaining and removing temporary traffic management, you will deploy cones, signs, frames, sandbags and other equipment on both high and low speed roads. As well as including traffic counts, calls to clients and subcontractors, timings and near misses, so meticulous attention to detail is a must.
People first is a key principle for us, therefore you will be; hardworking, committed, enthusiastic, flexible and have a real passion for working within traffic management, understanding the importance of our relationships with our customers and someone who takes exceptional pride in the work you do. You will be able to follow instructions as directed, however you will also be able to use your own initiative when necessary. You will hold the full 12ab Operative qualification (card). In addition to this, you will be in good fitness and health as the job can sometimes be very physically demanding. You must hold a full UK driving licence, with a HGV licence (including IPV qualification) being an advantage and possess a CSCS card and be able to pass a Drug & Alcohol test.
About the role - Foreman:
Taking control of sites across 12A and 12B static temporary traffic management measures, you will oversee all aspects of installation, operation and removal. We will look to you to get the most out of our Traffic Management Crews, whilst ensuring continual adherence to Health & Safety best practice. At the same time, you will proactively train and mentor less experienced members of the team and will respond rapidly to any adverse incidents. From initiation to end of shift, you will provide clear and confident leadership - doing whatever it takes to fulfil client requirements whilst carefully mitigating risks.
Having been involved in both 12A and 12B works, you will be a team-spirited, adaptable and an effective foreman with a high level of physical fitness (including the ability to pass a safety critical worker medical and a drug & alcohol test). A full UK driving licence is naturally essential, with a HGV licence (including IPV qualification) being an advantage. You will be capable of interpreting rules, balancing priorities and taking considered decisions under pressure.
General hours of work for both Operatives & Foreman are 48 hours a week. However, due to the nature of the industry the hours are not always sociable.
Now really is a great time to join our successful, ever growing company!
Don't delay, apply today!
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