Careers at Colas

 

 

Our business and work affects all areas of society. The work we do to help maintain and construct the UK's transport infrastructure ultimately has an impact on lifestyles, businesses and communities. Everywhere and every day, people are using, accessing or travelling on the UK's transport infrastructure - find out how you can also be a part of this vital service.

Do you want to work for a company that achieves success and continuous improvement? Are you passionate about delivering? Do you have vision? Is innovation an important business value to you? Here you will be able to find information on some of the development opportunities available at Colas.

For their commitment and passion we provide our people with ongoing training and career development according to their personal aims, excellent benefits and competitive salaries.

 

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES

 

Please note that Colas Ltd does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Colas Ltd  will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee.

In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Colas Ltd  explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Colas Ltd .

 

Current Vacancies

 

Quantity Surveyor

Location: Ireland

Maintain commercial information to the contract, satisfying the need of both the customer and COLAS in terms of reporting contract commercial performance...Read more...

 

Senior Planner

Location: Birmingham

Provide planning management and support to both the re-contract and contract operations for the business and coordinate with bid and construction teams to manage and control the planning and programming aspects of bid proposals and multiple projects in progress...Read more...

 

Senior Planner

Location: Ireland

Provide planning management and support to both the re-contract and contract operations for the business and coordinate with bid and construction teams to manage and control the planning and programming aspects of bid proposals and multiple projects in progress...Read more...

 

Sub Agent

Location: Ireland

Responsible for the management of the construction site in order to achieve required project delivery to the customers' objectives, while maintaining standards of health and safety, quality, environmental impact and cost control...Read more...

 

Operations Administrator

Location: Portsmouth

Provide general administrative assistance to the operations team, manage public and client enquiries via the PEM system, take minutes for the department and client meetings as required...Read more...

 

PA to Directorate

Location: Rowfant

To undertake secretarial, administrative and assistant duties for the Directorate and some members of their Business Units...Read more...

 

Assistant Project Manager

Location: Leeds

Assisting Projects Manager with the key management of Key Client expectations/contracts whilst ensuring the compliance with all Quality procedures and safe working practices undertaking all works to the highest possible Health, Safety and Environmental standards...Read more...

 

Business Administration Apprentice

Location: Portsmouth

Main Duties:...Read more...

 

Asset Apprentice

Location: Portsmouth

Reporting to Asset Manager you will provide support to Asset Management Contract Unit, including assisting in carrying out the site validation for assets LCR Scheme Summary work programme and assist in SCANNER (rutting and 3m profile variance) site contract compliance check for Cat1 defects...Read more...

 

HSE Performance Coordinator

Location: Portsmouth

The role is responsbile for the coordination of the Health, Safety and Environment Management System and processes in compliance with the Contract and ISO41001 and ISO18001...Read more...

 

Senior Estimator

Location: Portsmouth / Birmingham

To work closely with the Commercial Manager, the Commercial Analyst and other members of the Asset Work Stream Work Winning team in the preparation of tenders...Read more...

  

Commercial Manager

Location: Leeds/Birmingham

Management of key client expectations/ Delivery of Commercial functions to support the business through strong leadership and support of the Commercial team, whilst ensuring compliance with Company and corporate governance requirements and supporting contract commitments...Read more...

 

Contracts Manager

Location: Leeds

Acting within financial authorities, in respect of contract revenue, expenditure and budgets in line with operational forecasts...Read more...

 

Operations Manager

Location: Manchester

Management of key client expectations/operational delivery supportinng contract commitments whilst ensuring the compliance with all Quality procedures and safe working practices...Read more...

    

Finance Clerk (Maternity cover)

Location: Rowfant

Administrative Assistant to help the Finance Department with administrative tasks. Adhoc duties assigned by AR and AP Controller and Financial Accountant...Read more...

    

Trainee Supervisor Apprentice (Civils)

Location: Newcastle

Our Higher level Apprenticeship is a great opportunity to start your career by working in a role whilst studying and achieving a degree qualification as a Civil Engineering Professional. If you're looking to achieve a degree, but feel that university is not the right route for you, this could be a great option for you..Read more...

    

Grounds Maintenance Apprentice

Location: Portsmouth

The occupation covered by this Apprenticeship deals with planned routine Ground maintenance of soft and hardscaped arreas in Portsmouth on behalf of Portsmouth City Council..Read more...

  

Senior Contracts Manager

Location: Gatwick

Manage the day to day delivery of ITS & electrical contracts ensuring full contract compliance and delivery in line with Colas health and safety, & Environmental procedures..Read more...

 

Apprentice Administrator ITS & Electrical

Location: Gatwick

The apprentice will provide administrative support for ITS & Electrical to ensure up to date information is available to clients and colleagues..Read more...

 

Project Engineer - Pavements

Location: Rowfant/Birmingham

The Project Engineering scope is to provide innovative solutions and "intelligent services" to the Strategic Project, Colas Ltd business units and BID teams..Read more...

 

Concrete Repair Ganger

Location: Newcastle

Providing leadership and coaching whilst applying applicable skill to the undertaking of all aspects of highway civil engineering..Read more...

 

Lead Traffic Management Operative - M6

Location: Silvertown

Work to instruction from supervisors, ensuring all traffic management is installed, maintained and removed in accordance with Chapter 8 and scheme drawings, if supplied..Read more...

 

Traffic Management Operative - M1/2/3

Location: Various CVU Depots

Work to instruction from supervisors and foremen, ensuring all traffic management is installed, maintained and removed in accordance with Chapter 8 and scheme drawings, if supplied..Read more...

 

Traffic Management IPV Foreman

Location: Various CVU Depots

Work to instruction from supervisors, ensuring all traffic management is installed, maintained and removed in accordance with Chapter 8 and scheme drawings, if supplied..Read more...

  

Performance Manager

Location: Rowfant

Responsible for carrying out allocated project activities utilising lean improvement methodologies and training to drive measurable performance outcomes and culture change across the business..Read more...

 

QS Degree Apprentice

Location: Grantham

The role is responsible for assisting the development of commercial submissions to align with the Company's strategic objectives..Read more...

 

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: London

To work closely with the members of the Commercial Team in the provision of effective quantity surveying and commercial management support...Read more..

 

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Location: London

To work closely with the Core Services Senior Surveyors and other members of the Commercial Team in the provision of effective quantity surveying support...Read more..

 

Contracts Lawyer

Location: Rowfant

Support the Legal departments Associate Director & Company Secretary and the Legal Manager with the provision of responsive of in-house legal advice and support principally with contract law matters, undertaking legal reviews of tenders, contracts and other commercial agreements with customers and suppliers as necessary, and acting as an interface between the legal function of the Legal & Insurance Department and other teams, departments and business units....Read more..

 

Microasphalt Operatives

Location: Nationwide
Main Activities:  The positions are based nationally for the Microasphalt Division as part of the road resurfacing crews...Read more....

 

Street Lighting Operative

Location: South Norwood
Main Activities:  To act as a Street lighting operative under the ASLEC/ HERS Registration Scheme...Read more.......