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Highways Operative


Various locations including based in the East (Areas 6&8), East Midlands (Area 7), North West (Areas 10&13) and Nationwide.

The nationwide role will involve night working and staying away from home, while regional roles may have the occassional requirement to do so. Both accommodation, night shift allowances and subsistence payments will be provided. 

General Job Description

We are looking for Highways Operatives with a general understanding of working on high speed roads and civils works and able to work as part of a team with good communication skills. Operatives are to 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 follow instructions and comply with site rules and Carnell SHEQ policies. You will work considerately and take into account the requirements of customers: road users and the communities you work in. As a representative of Carnell, any interaction with customers will be empathetic and courteous.

We are seeking operatives for full-time, permanent employment who are hardworking, flexible and most importantly reliable.  You must be able to work collaboratively with clients and colleagues.

Daily Duties

  • Earthworks
  • Kerbing
  • Deep Drainage
  • Ducting/Cabinet sites
  • Cabling
  • Concreting
  • Step building

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