IT Technician - QueensferryPosted: 20 Jul 2020

BEAR Scotland is a leading provider of highways maintenance services across Scotland.  We manage and maintain over 2,000km of Scotland’s trunk road network, tackling just about every imaginable task and working round the clock to help...

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Start date:
16 Aug 2020
Closing date:
21 Aug 2020

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IT Technician - Queensferry

BEAR Scotland is a leading provider of highways maintenance services across Scotland.  We manage and maintain over 2,000km of Scotland’s trunk road network, tackling just about every imaginable task and working round the clock to help keep Scotland moving. 

 

With the addition of our new South East contract we are looking to add to our IT Team with an IT Technician.

 

This position will be based at our South Queensferry office but travel to our other depots across Scotland will be required, so a clean full driving license is essential.

 

 Your main duties will be the day to day support of our users along with routine maintenance and administration of the computer systems.  A working knowledge of Microsoft software products such as Windows Server/Active Directory, Exchange and Office 365 is essential.  The ability to work within teams and communicate effectively with a variety of stakeholders will be a key part to this role. 

 

Experience in any of the following areas would be desirable;

VOIP

WAN

LAN

Citrix

VMware

AutoCAD

SharePoint

Software development

 

Experience with Mobile devices (iOS and Android) would be a plus.  

 

Candidates should hold a minimum of HND in an IT related qualification with experience in a similar role.

 

 

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic IT professional to join us at an exciting time in BEAR.

 

Salary:
competitive
Start date:
16 Aug 2020
Closing date:
21 Aug 2020

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Road Maintenance Operative - CorpachPosted: 30 Jul 2020

Opportunities have arisen in Corpach for Road Maintenance Operatives.


Preferably you should be an experienced roadworker with the necessary skills to carry out various road maintenance operations, training can be provided if necessary. Ideally...

Start date:
30 Jul 2020
Closing date:
28 Aug 2020

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Road Maintenance Operative - Corpach

Opportunities have arisen in Corpach for Road Maintenance Operatives.


Preferably you should be an experienced roadworker with the necessary skills to carry out various road maintenance operations, training can be provided if necessary. Ideally you should have, as a minimum, an LGV Class 2 Licence (HGV2), and be prepared to participate in our winter and emergency response service on a standby rota basis.

 

Job Title:

Roadworker

Job Holder:

 

Reporting To:

Operations Manager

 

 

 

 

1.         Job Purpose:

To carry out general labouring and driving duties, (appropriate to licence), as and when required.

 

 

 

 

 

2.         Responsibilities and Activities:

·                The erection and removal of temporary signs and barriers (permanent signs and barriers).

·                Preparation, application, compaction and removal of soils, rocks, coated and other materials.

·                Hot material patching by hand.

·                Drainage works, excavation, pipe laying, kerb laying, scrub cutting.

·                Installation and fixing of temporary/permanent road furniture.

·                Operation of power tools, small plant and machinery.

·                Driving vehicles including those with simple attachments such as tractors.

·                Prepare written returns including fault report details.

·                Provide support for specialist roadworkers.

·                Responsibility for the health and safety of the public, colleagues and yourself.

·                Participating in standby and winter maintenance rota.

·                Winter maintenance duties which include fitting gritter body and blade, driving gritter and spread salt by hand if required.

·                Litter picking.

·                Any other duties as required.

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.         Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

·                There is a requirement to undertake training and to achieve competence in aspects of the job.

·                Knowledge of the requirement for Health and Safety rules and procedures.

·                Physically fit for working in sometimes arduous conditions.

·                Experience of using small plant.

·                Holding tickets for plant, traffic management, and Health and Safety an advantage.

·               Full UK driving license preferably at LGV Class C level.

·                Experience of working to tight deadlines and working under pressure.

·               Ability to work effectively in a team.

·               Ability to problem solve.

·               Flexible to working practices.

·                Ability to cope with change. 

·                Ability to work effectively in a team.

·                Good interpersonal skills.

·                Good communication skills.

·                Good planning and organisational skills

 

 

 

 

 

4.         Key Relationships, Internal and External:

 

Internal:

External:

Managers

Members of the Public

Employees

 

 

 

 

 

Start date:
30 Jul 2020
Closing date:
28 Aug 2020

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Road Maintenance Operative - ObanPosted: 30 Jul 2020

Opportunities have arisen in Oban for Road Maintenance Operatives.


Preferably you should be an experienced roadworker with the necessary skills to carry out various road maintenance operations, training can be provided if necessary. Ideally you...

Start date:
30 Jul 2020
Closing date:
28 Aug 2020

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Road Maintenance Operative - Oban

Opportunities have arisen in Oban for Road Maintenance Operatives.


Preferably you should be an experienced roadworker with the necessary skills to carry out various road maintenance operations, training can be provided if necessary. Ideally you should have, as a minimum, an LGV Class 2 Licence (HGV2), and be prepared to participate in our winter and emergency response service on a standby rota basis.

 

Job Title:

Roadworker

Job Holder:

 

Reporting To:

Operations Manager

 

 

 

 

1.         Job Purpose:

To carry out general labouring and driving duties, (appropriate to licence), as and when required.

 

 

 

 

 

2.         Responsibilities and Activities:

·                The erection and removal of temporary signs and barriers (permanent signs and barriers).

·                Preparation, application, compaction and removal of soils, rocks, coated and other materials.

·                Hot material patching by hand.

·                Drainage works, excavation, pipe laying, kerb laying, scrub cutting.

·                Installation and fixing of temporary/permanent road furniture.

·                Operation of power tools, small plant and machinery.

·                Driving vehicles including those with simple attachments such as tractors.

·                Prepare written returns including fault report details.

·                Provide support for specialist roadworkers.

·                Responsibility for the health and safety of the public, colleagues and yourself.

·                Participating in standby and winter maintenance rota.

·                Winter maintenance duties which include fitting gritter body and blade, driving gritter and spread salt by hand if required.

·                Litter picking.

·                Any other duties as required.

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.         Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

·                There is a requirement to undertake training and to achieve competence in aspects of the job.

·                Knowledge of the requirement for Health and Safety rules and procedures.

·                Physically fit for working in sometimes arduous conditions.

·                Experience of using small plant.

·                Holding tickets for plant, traffic management, and Health and Safety an advantage.

·               Full UK driving license preferably at LGV Class C level.

·                Experience of working to tight deadlines and working under pressure.

·               Ability to work effectively in a team.

·               Ability to problem solve.

·               Flexible to working practices.

·                Ability to cope with change. 

·                Ability to work effectively in a team.

·                Good interpersonal skills.

·                Good communication skills.

·                Good planning and organisational skills

 

 

 

 

 

4.         Key Relationships, Internal and External:

 

Internal:

External:

Managers

Members of the Public

Employees

 

 

 

 

 

 

Start date:
30 Jul 2020
Closing date:
28 Aug 2020

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Road Maintenance Operative - ArdelvePosted: 30 Jul 2020

Opportunities have arisen in Ardelve for Road Maintenance Operatives.


Preferably you should be an experienced roadworker with the necessary skills to carry out various road maintenance operations, training can be provided if necessary. Ideally...

Start date:
30 Jul 2020
Closing date:
27 Aug 2020

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Road Maintenance Operative - Ardelve

Opportunities have arisen in Ardelve for Road Maintenance Operatives.


Preferably you should be an experienced roadworker with the necessary skills to carry out various road maintenance operations, training can be provided if necessary. Ideally you should have, as a minimum, an LGV Class 2 Licence (HGV2), and be prepared to participate in our winter and emergency response service on a standby rota basis.

 

Job Title:

Roadworker

Job Holder:

 

Reporting To:

Operations Manager

 

 

 

 

1.         Job Purpose:

To carry out general labouring and driving duties, (appropriate to licence), as and when required.

 

 

 

 

 

2.         Responsibilities and Activities:

·                The erection and removal of temporary signs and barriers (permanent signs and barriers).

·                Preparation, application, compaction and removal of soils, rocks, coated and other materials.

·                Hot material patching by hand.

·                Drainage works, excavation, pipe laying, kerb laying, scrub cutting.

·                Installation and fixing of temporary/permanent road furniture.

·                Operation of power tools, small plant and machinery.

·                Driving vehicles including those with simple attachments such as tractors.

·                Prepare written returns including fault report details.

·                Provide support for specialist roadworkers.

·                Responsibility for the health and safety of the public, colleagues and yourself.

·                Participating in standby and winter maintenance rota.

·                Winter maintenance duties which include fitting gritter body and blade, driving gritter and spread salt by hand if required.

·                Litter picking.

·                Any other duties as required.

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.         Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

·                There is a requirement to undertake training and to achieve competence in aspects of the job.

·                Knowledge of the requirement for Health and Safety rules and procedures.

·                Physically fit for working in sometimes arduous conditions.

·                Experience of using small plant.

·                Holding tickets for plant, traffic management, and Health and Safety an advantage.

·               Full UK driving license preferably at LGV Class C level.

·                Experience of working to tight deadlines and working under pressure.

·               Ability to work effectively in a team.

·               Ability to problem solve.

·               Flexible to working practices.

·                Ability to cope with change. 

·                Ability to work effectively in a team.

·                Good interpersonal skills.

·                Good communication skills.

·                Good planning and organisational skills

 

 

 

 

 

4.         Key Relationships, Internal and External:

 

Internal:

External:

Managers

Members of the Public

Employees

 

 

 

 

 

 

Start date:
30 Jul 2020
Closing date:
27 Aug 2020

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Part Qualified Management AccountantPosted: 05 Aug 2020

 

BEAR Scotland Ltd currently have a fantastic opportunity available for a Part Qualified Management Accountant to join the Finance team. Currently holding contracts for the maintenance of the North East and North West trunk road networks, as...

Salary:
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Start date:
05 Aug 2020
Closing date:
21 Aug 2020

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Part Qualified Management Accountant

 

BEAR Scotland Ltd currently have a fantastic opportunity available for a Part Qualified Management Accountant to join the Finance team. Currently holding contracts for the maintenance of the North East and North West trunk road networks, as well as the A92 and M80 DBFO’s, we have won the upcoming South East contract which commences in mid August of this year.


You will join the finance team initially in our Perth depot although location may become more flexible as the role progresses. Reporting to the Financial Controller, you will provide support in all finance related activities including the preparation of the monthly management accounts for the business, posting of monthly and annual journals, fixed asset reporting, balance sheet reconciliations and audit deliverables.

 

The successful applicant will be an ambitious individual with experience within the workplace, a relevant degree at minimum 2:1 level and be keen to progress within the business including furthering their studies through the CIMA qualification which BEAR Scotland will financially support.

Key Responsibilities: -

 

  • Processing and reporting of financial information for management accounts

  • Provide analysis per contract and department

  • Fixed Asset management

  • Stock Reporting

  • Banking

  • VAT

  • CIS

  • Balance Sheet Reconciliations

  • Ad-hoc finance reports

     

    The ideal candidate will be: -

 

  • IT Literate (Strong Excel skills preferable)

  • Ambitious

  • Self-motivated

  • A good communicator

  • Willing to complete further study

  • Experience in monthly management accounts for the business, posting of monthly and annual journals, fixed asset reporting, balance sheet reconciliations and audit deliverables is essential

    If you think this is your ideal role, please apply though the “apply now” button.

 

Salary:
competitive
Start date:
05 Aug 2020
Closing date:
21 Aug 2020

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Assistant Bridges Manager - North EastPosted: 12 Aug 2020

Looking for a new challenge? Then join us to work on the Scottish Trunk Road Network.

An opportunity has arisen for a suitable candidate to take on the role of Assistant Bridges Manager for the North East Unit. The NE Bridges team look after some...

Start date:
12 Aug 2020
Closing date:
29 Aug 2020

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Assistant Bridges Manager - North East

Looking for a new challenge? Then join us to work on the Scottish Trunk Road Network.

An opportunity has arisen for a suitable candidate to take on the role of Assistant Bridges Manager for the North East Unit. The NE Bridges team look after some 639 structures ranging from the Friarton Bridge at Perth to small retaining walls.

Reporting to the Bridges Manager the role will involve the day-to-day management of the team to deliver the annual programme of principal inspections, general inspections and cyclic maintenance, the preliminary and detailed design of bridge projects and the supervision of maintenance operations.

 

The post holder will assist the Bridges Manager to ensure:

- That a steady flow of work is available for delivery by our own operational team and our subcontractors.

- That designs are fit for purpose and comply with current relevant technical standards.

- That operations are carried out in accordance with current Health and Safety legislation, particularly CDM 2015, and current environmental legislation.

The role will involve liaison with our Client, Local Authorities, Statutory Undertakers, Emergency Services and other stakeholders, including members of the public. 

 

If you would like a job description please contact recruitment@bearscotland.co.uk

 

Start date:
12 Aug 2020
Closing date:
29 Aug 2020

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