About the role
Are you a Highways Maintenance Operative looking for a new and exciting opportunity? If so read on.....
Balfour Beatty currently have an opportunity for a Highways Maintenance Operative to join our Highways Emergency Response Team (ERT) to work in Swanley, Kent.
As part of the Connect Plus Services business based in Swanley, working on the M25, one of the busiest sections of road in the UK and one of the most important, you will be responsible for maintaining all aspects of the M25 network, such as;
fixing potholes, repairing barriers, assisting the emergency services, litter picking, winter maintenance and much more.
The successful candidate will be required to work on a 4 on 4 off 12 hour shift rota (5am-5pm / 5pm-5am).
To be considered for this opportunity, you MUST have Traffic Management (TMF / LTMO) and a Level 2 NVQ - Safety Fence Barrier qualifications.
What you'll be doing
As a Highways Maintenance Operative you will :
Undertake activities, as instructed, with capabilities to ensure that your area of responsibility is maintained. This will include but not exclusive to :
cyclical maintenance graffiti removal
soft estate maintenance (eg grassland maintenance)
safety fence repairs
boundary fence repairs
civil engineering or building tasks of minor remedial nature (eg headwall repair)
any other duties allocated by Line Managers.
Who we're looking for
To be successful in this role you will have the following qualifications :
UK Driving Licence, minimum category C (LGV Class 2)
Driver Qualification Card
CSCS Operative Card
Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Highways Maintenance
Traffic Management Foreman (TMF) qualification / Lead Traffic Management Operative (LTMO)
NHSS Sector 2 A / B Fencing qualification Lead Installer Status (to be appointed by the CPS)
ROLO Sector Scheme 18
NHSS12A / B 1 Day qualification
12AB For Static Temporary Traffic Management on High Speed Roads and All Purose Trunk Road (APTR) network
NHSS Sector 2 A / B Fencing qualification
Unit 518 (formerly unit 13) Winter Service Operations and unit 580 (formerly unit 80) Snowplough / V blade
Appropriate lifting qualification
12AB Impact Protection Vehicle Courses (IPV)
Disc cutter / abrasive wheel
Why work for us
Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.