As a key member of the construction team you will be required to work within a team and undertake a wide variety of construction projects. As a skilled operative you will be involved with farm construction and building projects and commercial civils projects.
Main Roles & Responsibilities
Responsible for the Health & Safety of yourself and any other staff on location, ensuring all documentation is completed to the required legal standard.
Various groundworks to include setting out levels, excavations and all aspects of concrete works from slab formations and finishes to foundations.
Have a clear understanding of the importance of the BB4 core values and understand the impact of maintaining them for the benefit of the whole group.
Assist in building erection and cladding works when required this may include roofing, demolition and building refurbishments.
Understand; assist with knowledge and skills to reduce costs where ever possible, but without compromising on the quality of the finished work.
Responsible to utilise all equipment and materials safely and in the correct manner, using the right tools/equipment for the intended purpose, saving time and damage/cost to tools.
Provide regular progress updates (including issues, concerns) to the working foreman or site manager on a regular, timely basis
Take a prominent role in promoting communication to and from foreman/site manager.
Assist and participate with meetings for your team and customers, events, shows and training.
Organise work area, tools, equipment and plant and thought to the daily work load, accept work instructions, indicate that you have a clear understanding of the tasks required, ask your foreman or site manager to repeat the instructions at ALL times if not clear.
To understand and carry out procedures and routines to ensure consistent quality of work and compliance with relevant regulations and accreditations
Ensure required data is recorded correctly and accurately, providing to administration in a timely and efficient manner
Effective planning of daily tasks, utilisation of equipment and other team members to help you if required.
Have a clear understanding of method statements, risk assessments all H/S documents as required by different individual projects.Proactive planning of machinery and equipment is maintained, ensuring clear communication to the foreman/site manager with any defects or concern.
Plan and ensure all plant and machinery has fuel for use and proactively plan fuel top ups accordingly.
Ensure all machinery is maintained and safe to use, report the need for repairs and breakdowns in a timely manner to keep downtime to a minimum and all equipment is in good order, returned off projects, stored correctly and ready for next use.
Accept deliveries of materials to sites, organising that all quantities are correct and delivery notes are collected and kept to reconcile against invoices.
Adhere to the legal requirements of Health and Safety and environmental factors affecting our work on sites.
Has had training in Health & Safety at work and can understand and complete risk assessments if required.
Has a full clean driving license (trailer is an advantage)
Rough terrain forklift, digger, dumper, CSCS certification an advantage
Experience in general ground works, concreting, drainage, building works, fabrication, steel erecting, sheeting, demolition an advantage
Experience/capability to carry out general servicing/repairs to machines, equipment and tools
Must be able to work within a team and as a lone worker
Understand that travelling is required to get to jobs and overnight stays may be required
Must be able to communicate effectively to all levels