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Surfacing Supervisor - Highways : 23281
Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Job Type: Contract
Start Date:
Job Reference: BBBH23281
Added: 28 Apr 2021
Job Description

Surfacing Supervisor - Highways

£250 - £350 per day

Location Various sites as per required
Primarily M1

Contract to December

We are recruiting for a very exciting opportunity for a Surfacing Supervisor working for a large Blue Chip High ways organisation.
  • Ensure that works are carried out in a safe manner in accordance with the company Integrated Management System with due regard for the public, customers and other site employees.
  • Understand the form of contract we are working to and check that appropriate management system is in place.
  • Ensure that work is carried out in accordance with the quality requirements of the specification.
  • Direct individual foremen, planning future workload to meet the targets of the contract plan and monitoring production.
  • Place timely and accurate orders for materials and plant to ensure efficient production balancing cost against client value and adherence to standards.
  • Ensure that accurate site records are maintained and where necessary measuring and valuing work, liaising with the surveyor and the customer representative.
  • Manage the plant and equipment requirements. Ensuring it is procured in good time for the work, used in a correct manner, inspected and maintained in accordance with company requirements and removed from site when not required.
  • Liaise with customer representatives on site and consult with the contract or area manager always seeking innovation and improvements.
  • Carry out job reviews with a view to successfully develop gang members to provide sufficient skills to meet contingencies such holiday relief or sickness cover. Recruit additional operatives when required, carryout interviews and assessments.
  • Ensure operatives and foremen adhere to company rules and policies. Report any failure to comply to the Contracts Manager so that appropriate action can be taken.
  • Carry out any other tasks from time to time reasonably requested by the company

1. Planning
  • Time management of self and others, ensuring all duties are completed in a timely manner.
  • Respond to ad hoc requests.

2. Behaviour
  • Operate in line with Health and Safety Procedures, AI's Brand Values, Competition Law Compliance and other business processes and procedures.
  • Maintain a clean and workmanlike appearance, keeping clothing and PPE is a good serviceable condition.
  • Collaborate with the client to achieve the best possible outcome for the client, supply chain partners and AI.

3. Administration
  • Timely completion of paperwork in line with work processes and KPI achievement.
  • Conduct ad hoc archiving and administration in line with management expectations.
  • Target zero harm.
  • Cardinal Rules.
  • Report near hits
  • Collect accurate information for incident reporting should the occasion occur

Deliver Results
  • Maximise value out of contracts
  • Reduce waste materials and off-hire unused plant or equipment
  • Undertake health & safety inspections

Ensure a high quality of workmanship is delivered on each scheme.
Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
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