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Highways Operatives

We are looking to recruit Highways Operatives in Area 9:

Our operatives work on the strategic roads network and above all must be able to work safely at all times.  Working as part of a team our road workers must have good communication skills and need to follow instructions and comply with site rules and Carnell SHEQ policies.  We are seeking operatives who are hardworking, flexible and most importantly reliable.  You must be able to work collaboratively with clients and colleagues.

This job is site based predominantly in the West Midlands area, maybe working night shifts and away from home.

Experience & Capabilities

The below experiences are preferable:

  • Experience in the highways industries (or other safety critical environment)
  • Multi skilled in all aspects of civils works
  • Full clean driving licence
  • An understanding of relevant health & safety legislation
  • CSCS Operative Card

Vehicle and PPE are all provided and a full site induction will be carried out upon start.  When staying away from home during the week accommodation will be provided (usually Premier Inn / Travelodge) close to site.

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