Ganger (VN1202)

South West Highways

Ganger (VN1202)

Business Area: Highways Operatives

Vacancy Base: Exeter

County: Devon

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours: 45

Ringway is a market leader in the Highways Term Maintenance Industry, responsible for looking after over 50,000 kms of the UK’s highways network. We take pride in offering a dedicated, flexible approach which supports our clients, underpinned by the recruitment, development and retention of a locally based workforce. We want you to grow your career in a way that suits you, whether that is making the best of your skills in a role you enjoy, or developing new skills as you progress with our company.
 
Activities of the team/department that this role will operate in;
The Civils Teams are currently working on several key contracts across the region;
Highways England Framework along the A30 and A38 in Devon and Cornwall.
We have secured several major schemes through Plymouth CC, of the back of our link through the Plymouth TMC contract.
In addition we are currently bidding several significant schemes through some of our clients.
 
Purpose of the role and your responsibilities;
As a ganger you will be responsible for leading a team of 3 working on our live sites.
You must demonstrate a positive attitude and good work ethic, works typically could include;
Drainage Deep and Shallow
Typical groundworks, slabs, foundations, laying and trimming sub base, preparation of roads.
Repairs and fault finding on existing drainage
Structures, concrete, steel frame, blockwork, and timber.
Earthworks
 
Formal qualifications required;
SSSTS is essential
First Aid but not essential
CSCS Card
CPCS for any plant tickets - Not essential
 
Skills required;
A good understanding of civils and groundworks practices and techniques
A good attitude to Health and Safety.
 
Experience required;
Previous groundworks or Construction experience is essential
 
Knowledge;
All round knowledge of Civils and Groundworks, ideally drainage, structures and highways
 
Personal qualities;
An ability to deal with people and build positive relationships.
A positive attitude
 
Awarded Investors in People Silver, a member of the 5% Club and recognised as an Investor in Diversity. Providing opportunity and growth for all our employees is the bedrock of our business, ensuring a safe, happy and productive workforce.
 
Read more about working for Ringway on our careers website
 
We have a dedicated recruitment team and politely request that agencies refrain from contacting anyone across our businesses with regards to speculative CV’s or offering to assist with our vacancies, thank you.

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