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Highways Apprentice

Job Title: Highways Apprentice
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield
Industry:
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 25129852001
Job Published: October 30, 2019 00:13

Job Description

Highways Apprentice
Ref: 25129852001

Great opportunity to learn, develop and grow in you career

About Amey
Fundamental to living our core values is having great people in our business. That's why we believe that Amey is only as great as the people we employ. We place great value on our people and the contribution they make to our business, that’s why we aim to offer a competitive benefits package to all of our employees. Working for Amey you will receive a competitive salary and will be able to join our contributory pension scheme. In addition you will be entitled to Company sponsored life assurance and a generous holiday entitlement. You will also be invited to join Amey Choices which offers a range of flexible benefit options and offers additional benefits available throughout the year. Amey is an equal opportunities employer.
What is the purpose of this role?
To learn the skills and trades necessary for highway maintenance through a combination of formal training and practical experience, including all aspects of highway maintenance works from routine and cyclic maintenance activities, minor civil’s works through to litter picking.
What will this role involve?
Maintain high technical standards Attend project and work briefings as required Winter maintenance operations Emergency call out operations Taking responsibility for the safety of yourself to ensure compliance with relevant health and safety legislation and safe operation to protect member of the public Allocation and capturing time and resource utilisation in line with operated allocation system To keep records, complete all necessary paperwork, communicate and liaise with other employees of Amey, sub-contractors, the emergency services, the police, the general public, clients and customers
What are we looking for?
Problem solving skills Self-motivated and pro-active Good communication skills Abrasive Wheels Banksman Slinger Personal Highways Safety Manual Handling Medicals - Other
What makes this role unique?
You will be involved in all aspects of highway maintenance works including routine and cyclic maintenance activities, minor civils works, litter picking.