Street Lighting Operative

About Amey

We're committed to creating better places for everyone. We take pride in making a difference, but also in being the difference: for the communities we serve, whatever the challenge, whatever the weather. By designing and consulting, building and maintaining, managing and investing in our country's services and infrastructures we create better places to live, work and travel. As one of us, you can really be you because your individuality is an asset. You're surrounded by a team of people who want you to grow and embrace new challenges. People who care about your job satisfaction as well as your wellbeing. There'll be experiences as original as you are, in a career that can feel like many rolled into one. You'll be stretched but always supported. To bring out the better in you. To shine as a better team player or self-starter. To help you commit to better each day, delivering whatever steps it takes, great or small, to create better places for everyone.

We believe that we are what we do.

It's more than just wanting to do better.

At Amey we're proud to be the better.

What is the purpose of this role?

To undertake the installation of new street lighting columns across the Bradford district. Works will include excavation by hand for new lighting columns, installation of the columns using Hiab vehicle, removal of old lighting columns, attachment of signs and reinstatement of footways.

What will this role involve?

Maintain high technical standards Attend project and work briefings as required Drive/operate Hiab vehicles/plant requiring general and specialist skills including vehicle checks, routine maintenance, (e.g. oil and water checks) and cleaning Undertake all aspects of street lighting column installation works including excavation and reinstatement Take responsibility for the safety of yourself and others within your team to ensure compliance with relevant health and safety legislation and safe operation to protect member of the public. Carry out vehicle checks prior to shift starting, correctly filling in defect books Record Drivers' hours Allocation and capturing time and resource utilisation in line with operated allocation system To keep records and complete all necessary paperwork.

What are we looking for?

Full driving licence, including Class C HGV/Hiab operator preferable. Registration with HEA and portfolio desirable.

Appropriate qualification to relevant trade Problem solving skills Self-motivated and pro-active in terms of delivering solutions Good communication skills 12D RTM Operative (Mod T1/T2) Abrasive Wheels Banksman Slinger CAT Scanner (Highways) Emergency First Aid at Work.

What makes this role unique?

You will help to deliver the Smart Street Lighting project across the Bradford district, comprising around 56,000 LED street lights and associated CMS network.

  • Location

    Bradford, West Yorkshire

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    Shift Work

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    £15000 - £30000 per annum

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  • Published:

    13 days ago

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