Reinstatement Operative

  • Job Reference: 202814
  • Date Posted: 12 November 2020
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Reinstatement Operative

Location: Gloucester / South-West

Salary: £17.22/hour

Business Area: Utilities - Telecoms

Join Kier, connect to your future.

At Kier we connect and create spaces and places. Being part of Kier connects you to strategically important projects and contracts, where your skills and expertise will be utilised to positively impact people, communities and the environment for generations.

Kier Utilities keep our telecoms clients' customers connected to superfast broadband, digital TV and the latest full-fibre gigabit internet services through the design and construction of new fibre networks as well as the maintenance of existing HFC networks.

Recently appointed as City Fibre's core partner, this exciting contract will see us providing multi-million pound planned and reactive fibre and copper network services across the South West over the next five-years. With our new growth and ambition to be industry leaders, we are looking for talented, professional and customer centric people to join our team.

With a nationwide 5G fibre build planned over the next 10-15 years, it's a great time to work in Telecoms. Working for Kier you'll be at the forefront of this growing market, providing you with opportunity to expand your skills and achieve your career ambitions within a dynamic and passionate team.

About the role

In this exciting role as a Reinstatement Operative you will be responsible for Raker and Roller reinstating ensuring that completed works are defect free and are compliant with the Hauc handbook/Highways 23. You will carry out experience backfill and surfacing, as well as ensuring that reinstatement requests are correct and that any incorrect tasks are raised with your line manager.

What we need from you?

To be considered for this role you will have experience of reinstating R&M and project work within the utilities or civils industry. You will understand the defects and remedial process with strong knowledge of road types and materials. Due to the nature of the role you will need to hold a full UK driving licence.

Tickets Required- NRSWA Operative ticket including the below modules:

  • S1 (Signing lighting & guarding)
  • S2 (Excavation in the Highway)
  • S3 (Reinstatement & compaction of backfill materials)
  • S4 (Reinstatement of sub-base & base in non-bituminous materials
  • S5 (Reinstatement of bituminous materials)
  • S7 (Reinstatement of modular surfaces in concrete footways)
You can expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to our valuable pension scheme - Kier Retirement Savings Plan
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing
Pre-employment checks:

It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy.
Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

Let's shape your world together.


Closing date for applications: 10/12/2020