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CB Civil


Our team is currently looking for a Trade Qualified - Operative to join our drainage team. You'll work alongside an award-winning team to deliver large scale drainage installation and maintenance works as part of three waters civil infrastructure projects. With a secured and consistent pipeline of work we will give you a great rate as well as long term employment and development opportunities.


· Laying of sewer and stormwater drains in a safe and effective manner with compliance with relevant legislation and industry regulations / codes

· Facilitate pipelaying tasks as required in the project schedule

· Undertake dewatering practices

· Ensure correct depths, grades and slope angles are adhered to

· Perform trench shoring and shielding operations

· Operating plant, driving and labouring as instructed under supervision or without supervision when trained and certified as competent

· Ensure all plant, tools and equipment are fit for use and well maintained as part of their daily use and operations

· Ensure efficient and effective utilisation of resources to achieve job completion within time, cost and performance requirements

· General drainage activities as directed by the site foreman

· Continually refresh understanding of appropriate drainage compliance requirements

· Check, clean and maintain company tools provided to carry out drainlaying works

Required Attributes

· Certified Drainlayer Licence

· Experience in commercial drainage

· Experience with stormwater and sewer lines

· Confident in laying different kinds of pipe, benching manholes, connections to manholes/mainlines, shoring on deep drainage, stormwater detention/retention tanks

· Hold a full and clean drivers licence

· Licence and evidenced skill to operate heavy yellow plant such as excavators, hydremas, loaders of varying tonnage

· Ambition to drive work quality and value for our clients

· Ability to lead and run teams – site management experience and capability to understand and communicate technicals (Initial Test Plans etc)

· Capable of working independently, managing time effectively to work to a given deadline

· Competent working knowledge of Health and Safety procedure

· Punctual and reliable with a team player attitude

Why CB Civil?

CB Civil has a flat management structure that focuses on empowering the right people for the right job. If you want to deliver quality work, develop your career and feel both challenged and rewarded in your role then join the team that genuinely puts its people first. With competitive remuneration, training and development programmes, employee benefits and a cracking workplace culture what's more to think about?

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