Repair and Maintenance Operative

  • Job Reference: 6217
  • Date Posted: 7 January 2021
  • Employer: Morrison Utility Services
  • Location: Ecclesfield
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive plus benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: 2 Weeks
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Morrison Utility Services are looking to recruit Repair & Maintenance Operatives who will be working with a Morrison Ganger/Leader to deliver dig and fix capability to the Yorkshire Water Repair and Maintenance contract, in Ecclesfield.

As an Operative your duties and responsibilities will be:

  • Ensure all dig and fix works undertaken is safe and in line with MUS procedures and industry best practice. Risk assessment (understands, able and follow)
  • Set up site and remove site. Chapter 8
  • Demonstrate an excellent level of customer engagement
  • Defect/damage reporting
  • Working in highways with pedestrians and live traffic
  • Maintain a clean and safe work site, vehicle and tooling
  • Adhere to any relevant policies and procedures
  • Escalates issues

Skills and Knowledge Requirements:

  • Mini excavator CPCS
  • Driving Licence
  • Water hygiene card
  • Water SHEA or CSCS
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Abrasive Wheels
  • Manual Handling
  • Thrust Boring
  • Electrofusion
  • IT Literate

Additional Information

  • You must possess a high degree of manual dexterity demonstrated through the use of hand tools.
  • You will be required to work outdoors in all weathers and be required to walk and stand on uneven ground. 
  • You must also be able to work within a confined space, without restriction.

What’s in it for you?

  • 21 days' annual leave plus 8 days' bank holiday
  • Bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Personal Accident Insurance
  • Company van and fuel card (business use only)

About The Company


Morrison Utility Services is the UK’s largest provider of essential infrastructure services through long-term framework agreements to the electricity, water and gas sectors across the UK & Ireland.  Our workforce operates 24/7, in local communities to keep people connected, households and businesses warm, taps flowing and the lights on.

We aim to be the employer of choice in the Utility Services sector.  Our continued growth and success is creating opportunities for fulfilling and rewarding roles, making the best use of our people’s skills and expertise.  We want our people to have a positive impact on customers, communities and our clients every day.  We invest in training our people, developing leadership capabilities to create ambassadors not just employees.  Through strong leadership, teamwork and mutual support we want our business to thrive on a happy, healthy and, most importantly, safe workforce.


M Group Services values diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  We are committed to equal opportunities.