Job Vacancy

General Operatives

Location: Leeds

About the Role

Due to the continued success of our Leeds office, we are currently looking to employ a number of general operatives.

Undertaking all aspects of highway civil works including drainage, and gully installations, kerbing, hand lay surfacing and modular paving.

Assisting with efficient delivery of all secured 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. Providing assistance to all site personnel, whilst gaining practical site experience

About you:

The ideal candidates will have valid CSCS and NRASWA tickets with experience of working on highways and civil engineering projects.

You will also have:

- A good work ethic

- The ability to work within a team

- A willingness to learn

- Excellent communication

- Knowledge of the industry

- Decent written and oral skills

- Flexibility and adaptability


Advantage but not essential:

- First Aid



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Equal Opportunities

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