Vacancies

Our latest vacancies

People are vital to our success. Our employees make us different, and set us apart from our competitors. We want to attract, retain and develop visionary, talented and passionate individuals. Our people are central to everything we do.

If you are interested in working with us please see a list of our current vacancies below. If you would like to apply please click 'view details'.

No current vacancy that you would like to apply for? Please email your cv to specapps@colas.co.uk

By submitting a speculative application to us you are giving consent for Colas Ltd to keep your CV on file for up to 6 months, after which time, it will be removed from our database in line with our GDPR policy. If you wish for your details to be removed sooner than 6 months, please make a request to careers@colas.co.uk. Your CV will be securely held by the recruitment team who will contact you as soon as there is a suitable vacancy available.

 

Supervisor - North West

Location: Speke, Liverpool

Department: Contracting

Our Norther Operations team are currently recruiting for a Civil Supervisor. The Supervisor will be responsible for the Safe & Efficient delivery of all secured works ensuring management of key client expectations and ongoing liaison of all works.

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Traffic Management Designer

Location: Speke, Liverpool

Department: Contracting

Due to increased workflow in our North West division, we are currently looking to recruit a Traffic Management Designer supporting the TM Manager and his team, providing design capability and technical advice/direction to the traffic management teams.

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Quantity Surveyor UKP - Stoneferry

Location: Hull

Department: UK Projects

Due to the increased workload within our UK Projects team, we are looking to recruit a Quantity Surveyor to join our UK Major Projects division.

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Senior Project Manager - UKP

Location: Hull

Department: UK Projects

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Project Manager to work within our UK Projects department. This role will be to manage major projects within the UK up to and in excess of £100million.

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Mobile Plant and Transport Fitter

Location: Grantham

Department: Contracting

You will be responsible for carrying out planned and emergency (breakdown) maintenance and repairs on various vehicles equipment and plant including road surfacing machines.

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Contracts Coordinator

Location: Speke, Liverpool

Department: Contracting

Our North West contracting division are currently recruiting for a Contracts Coordinator to assist the Traffic Management and Commercial teams with administration support.

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Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Birmingham

Department: Contracting

Our Central regional operations are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to provide commercial support to the Central Operations team.

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Design Manager (Principle Designer) - Nationwide

Location: Nationwide

Department: UK Projects

The Design Manager will be responsible for the management and coordination of the design process for our major projects within the Colas UK Projects (UKP) business. This is a nationwide role and you will be expected to travel to sites across the UK

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Senior Site Agent - UK Projects - Nationwide

Location: Nationwide

Department: UK Projects

Our UK Projects division are recruiting for a Senior Site Agent to safely and efficiently deliver all secured works ensuring management of key client expectation's.

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Operations Assistant

Location: Cornwall

Department: Industrial

To assist management in daily operational and admin activities for the site. Co-ordinate inspections, calibrations, monitoring schedules for quarry, asphalt plant and associated activities. Support operations in line with company systems and procedures.

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Sales Manager

Location: Cornwall

Department: Contracting

Your role will be to drive the business forward through sales and business development. You will be customer facing, manage and develop key client relationships as well as winning new business. Your success will be key to the future success of the business.

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Quantity Surveyor - Birmingham

Location: Birmingham

Department: Contracting

We are recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to join our Commercial team based in Birmingham.

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Workshop Engineer

Location: West Hallam

Department: Contracting

You’ll be testing, diagnosing and repairing our variable message signs, traffic signals equipment and other products within our repairs centre at West Hallam. Turning DOA/faulty equipment to fully operational and maintain accurate fault records.

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Senior Site Engineer - Nationwide

Location: Birmingham

Department: UK Projects

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Site Engineer to join our UK Major Projects Division.

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Section Engineer - Nationwide

Location: Birmingham

Department: UK Projects

Due to continued success we are recruiting for a Section Engineer to join our UK Major Projects Division.

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Project Manager - Nationwide

Location: Birmingham

Department: UK Projects

We are currently recruiting for a Project Manager to join our UK Major Projects Division.

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Senior Bid Writer

Location: Rowfant

Department: Support Services

You'll take a lead role in providing effective bid writing services and technical solutions for allocated opportunities. And Liaise effectively and work closely with bid teams, Procurement, Commercial, Technical, Support Services to deliver quality proposals.

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Senior Contracts Manager

Location: Exeter

Department: Contracting

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Contracts Manager to work in our southern regional operations.

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Plant Operator

Location: Cornwall

Department: Contracting

We are looking for a Plant Operator to drive a Quarry Articulated Dump Truck moving blasted rock to the primary crusher or overburden to the tip. It’s a 40 hour week, Mon-Fri plus overtime. Perform daily checks on plant and machinery.

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Senior Estimator - UK Projects

Location: Birmingham

Department: UK Projects

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Estimator to join our UK major projects division based in Birmingham.

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Business Manager - North West

Location: Speke, Liverpool

Department: Contracting

We are currently recruiting for a Business Manager to work in the Northern regional operations.

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Site Agent - South West Region

Location: Birmingham

Department: UK Projects

Colas are recruiting for a Site Agent to join our UK major projects division covering the South West Region. We are looking for someone to be flexible with travelling to various site locations across the UK.

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Quantity Surveyor - South West Region

Location: Birmingham

Department: UK Projects

Colas are recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to join our UK major projects division covering the South West Region. We are looking for someone to be flexible with travelling to various site locations across the UK.

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Site Agent - A46 Stoneleigh

Location: Birmingham

Department: UK Projects

Colas are recruiting for a Site Agent to join our UK major projects division, who is flexible with travelling to various site locations across the UK.

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Skilled Operatives - Birmingham

Location: Birmingham

Department: Contracting

We currently have several opportunities available within our Contracting team for skilled operatives, to be based near our main site in Birmingham.

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Engineer, Traffic Signals

Location: Leeds

Department: Contracting

We currently have an opportunity available within our highly innovative Integrated Transport Systems (ITS) area of the business, which specialises in the use of smart technology and systems for traffic signalling, and traffic monitoring.

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Bid Writer - Birmingham

Location: Birmingham

Department: UK Projects

We are looking for a Bid Writer to join our preconstruction team based in Birmingham.

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Insurance Manager

Location: Rowfant

Department: Support Services

We are seeking to appoint an Insurance Manager based at either of our Rowfant or Birmingham offices. You’ll have responsibility for the day-to-day management of the insurance and claims functions and provide guidance on insurance related needs of the business.

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Commercial Manager

Location: Birmingham

Department: Commercial

You will be responsible for delivering an effective commercial function for Colas Limited through strong leadership and management of the commercial team, whilst ensuring compliance with company and corporate governance requirements and procedures.

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Framework Manager

Location: Birmingham

Department: Contracting

Colas are recruiting for a Framework Manager to be based in Birmingham. The Framework Manager will have a strong background in surfacing and civil engineering with extensive experience in Highways England frameworks.

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Site Manager - North West

Location: Speke, Liverpool

Department: Contracting

Our North regional team are looking to recruit a site manager to efficiently deliver highways projects to the highest possible health, safety and environmental standards.

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Senior Bid Manager

Location: Leeds

Department: Contracting

You will develop and implement high quality and effective bid strategies and solutions to support the successful bidding of projects. You’ll manage the preconstruction team and provide support to the technical solutions team and wider business specialists.

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Site Engineer

Location: Speke, Liverpool

Department: Contracting

Colas North Regional Operations are currently recruiting for a site engineer in the North West. The engineer will be the main technical adviser on site for Colas, setting out, levelling and surveying the highways & civil engineering works.

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Permitting Officer

Location: Portsmouth

Department: Contracting

The Permitting Officer will coordinate highways activities, authorising and setting permit conditions, processing requests, monitor works within the permitting system, liaise with third parties, compile performance reporting data, and monthly invoicing.

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Laboratory Assistant

Location: Warrington

Department: Contracting

Our products division is currently looking for an additional laboratory Assistant to be based out of Warrington.

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Technical & Engineering Lead - Birmingham

Location: Birmingham

Department: UK Projects

We are recruiting for a Technical & Engineering Lead to join our UK Major Projects Division.

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Technical Support Engineer

Location: Birmingham

Department: Contracting

We are seeking a Technical Supervisor to provide in depth technical knowledge assistance and supervision to the ITS (VMS) business, associated ITS clients including Highways England, Highways England contractors, local authorities and Colas VMS/ITS suppliers.

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QS Estimator

Location: Birmingham

Department: Contracting

We are recruiting for a QS Estimator to join our contracting team based in Birmingham.

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Street Lighting Supervisor

Location: UK

Department: Contracting

Working from our Peacehaven depot on the South Coast, you’ll be responsible for the installation of street lighting and street furniture. You’ll support the company in developing new business within the street lighting sector.

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Quality & Collaboration Manager

Location: Birmingham

Department: Contracting

Colas Ltd are recruiting for a Quality & Collaboration Manager to join our Southern Region business unit.

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Finance Assistant

Location: Cornwall

Department: Finance

We currently have an opportunity for a finance assistant to support our Carnsew Cornwall Quarry (CCQ).

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Plant & Transport Manager

Location: Leeds

Department: Contracting

The Plant & Transport Manager will be based at our Leeds depot covering the Northern region which includes, but not limited to Leeds, Newcastle, Warrington, Liverpool and Manchester.

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Public Liaison Officer - Birmingham

Location: Birmingham

Department: Contracting

Colas are recruiting for a Public Liaison Officer to join our team based in Birmingham.

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Bid Writer - Leeds

Location: Leeds

Department: Contracting

We are looking for a Bid Writer to join our preconstruction team to work as part of the Bid team, producing high quality and professionally written content for prequalification and tender submissions.

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Finance Manager

Location: Leeds

Department: Finance

Colas Contracting North are currently recruiting for a Finance Manager to be based out of our Leeds office.

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Site Agent - Birmingham

Location: Birmingham

Department: Contracting

We are currently recruiting for a Site Agent to join Contracting business unit in Birmingham.

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Senior Operations Administrator

Location: Portsmouth

Department: Contracting

You will undertake and manage the completion of all aspects of administration for a busy highways civil engineering team, assisting with efficient and ethical delivery of all secured contracts whilst ensuring compliance with all procedures.

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