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As a leading road surfacing company, we are committed to delivering high-quality road surfacing services to our clients across the UK. We believe that our success depends on the talent, expertise and dedication of our employees.

We are always on the lookout for skilled and motivated individuals to join our team. Whether you are an experienced professional or just starting your career, we have a range of exciting opportunities for you.

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Civils Remedials Operative or gang with a specialized focus on Section 38 and 278 works. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in ensuring the delivery of high-quality remedial solutions within the civil engineering sector, with a particular emphasis on Section 38 and 278 projects. This role demands a strong understanding of local authority regulations, construction standards, and the ability to work efficiently within specified guidelines.

Working in and around the northeast but not limited to.

Company vehicle supplied.

Subcontract considered.

Key Responsibilities:

Section 38 and 278 Expertise:

  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge and experience in executing Section 38 (Adoption of Highways) and Section 278 (Works affecting the Highway) projects.
  • Ensure compliance with local authority standards and regulations related to Section 38 and 278 works.

Remedial Construction:

  • Execute remedial works in accordance with project specifications, ensuring quality standards and timelines are met.
  • Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and other stakeholders to develop and implement effective remedial solutions.

Site Preparation and Maintenance:

  • Undertake site preparation activities, including excavation, grading, and other groundwork as necessary for Section 38 and 278 projects.
  • Implement effective site maintenance practices to ensure a safe and organized work environment.

Equipment Operation:

  • Operate a variety of construction equipment, such as excavators, backhoes, and compaction equipment, ensuring proper usage and maintenance.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and industry best practices during equipment operation.

Documentation and Reporting:

  • Maintain accurate records of work performed, including daily logs, progress reports, and any relevant documentation related to Section 38 and 278 projects.
  • Provide timely and detailed reports to project management on the status of ongoing works.

Quality Assurance:

  • Conduct regular inspections to ensure that remedial works meet specified standards and comply with regulatory requirements.
  • Implement corrective measures as needed to address any deviations from project specifications.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Proven experience in civil engineering with a focus on Section 38 and 278 works.
  • Relevant certifications in civil engineering or a related field.
  • Familiarity with local authority regulations and standards.
  • Proficient in operating a range of construction equipment.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £13.00-£20.00 per hour

Expected hours: No less than 40 per week


  • Company car
  • Company pension
  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability


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