Temporary Landscaping OperativesPosted: 03 Apr 2018

Due to an increased operations schedule, we require additional Temporary Landscape Operatives based at our Perth Depot.

 

The successful applicants will carry out new and general maintenance Landscape work. Preferably you should have previous...

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Start date:
03 Apr 2018
Closing date:
31 May 2018

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Temporary Landscaping Operatives

Due to an increased operations schedule, we require additional Temporary Landscape Operatives based at our Perth Depot.

 

The successful applicants will carry out new and general maintenance Landscape work. Preferably you should have previous experience with the necessary skills and qualifications to carry out various Landscaping activities. A full driving licence is desirable but not essential.

  

The closing date for applications is 31st May 2018. 

 

Job Title:

Landscaping Operative

Job Holder:

 

Reporting To:

Landscaping Manager

 

 

1.         Job Purpose:

To assist the Landscape Manager / Working Co-ordinator with the operations of the day to day activities relating to the delivery of routine and cyclic maintenance works.

 

 

2.         Responsibilities and Activities:

·                Preparation machinery and equipment for days work.

·                Attend all relevant Toolbox Talks.

·                Day to day reporting of information where necessary.

·                Supervise Roadwork Teams who are under his control and provide them with adequate resources, support clear technical instructions and targets

·                Supervise Sub-Contractors allocated to carry out works

·                Ensuring that they are working with the correct systems, i.e. Method Statements, Risk Assessments, Traffic Layouts, Environmental regulations, etc.

·                Filling in of weekly timesheets and relevant paperwork where required.

·                Report vehicle defects to the Fleet Manager and ensure that accidents/incidents are reported accordingly.

·                Co-operate with senior managers regarding recruitment, sickness absence and disciplinary matters.

·                Ensuring tidiness and good general order of the depot.

·                Participation in emergency response.

·                Any other duties as required. 

 

 

3.         Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

·                Experience of Landscape works.

·                Basic knowledge of landscape operations and machinery.

·                Preferably hold a current driving licence. 

·                Ability to develop skills within the department.

·                Ability to carry out basic reporting.

·                Good at working in a team.

·                Working together with other employees in relation to works.

·                Good work ethic.

·                Good attendance rate and arrival times. 

·                Good communication skills.

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

·                Physically fit for working in sometimes arduous conditions.

·               Ability to problem solve.

·               Flexible to working practices.

·                Ability to cope with change. 

·                Good planning and organisational skills

 

 

 

4.         Key Relationships, Internal and External:

                  

Internal:

External:

Managers

Members of the Public

Employees

 

 

 

 

Salary:
Competetive Competetive
Start date:
03 Apr 2018
Closing date:
31 May 2018

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Incident Liaison Officer - PerthPosted: 08 May 2018

 

An exciting opportunity has arisen in our Control Room team for an Incident Liaison Officer to play a pivotal role in the day to day management of activities on all of our trunk roads.

 

Duties will involve liaising with the emergency...

Start date:
08 May 2018
Closing date:
02 Jun 2018

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Incident Liaison Officer - Perth

 

An exciting opportunity has arisen in our Control Room team for an Incident Liaison Officer to play a pivotal role in the day to day management of activities on all of our trunk roads.

 

Duties will involve liaising with the emergency services and trunk road incident support units, deployment of emergency and winter maintenance crews, monitoring of road conditions, updating databases and record keeping.

 

There is a requirement to work within a shift pattern to ensure that road conditions are monitored 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Candidates must have excellent communications skills and be computer literate. Experience in an Emergency / Roads Authority Control Room environment is desirable.

 

For a job description and to apply online visit www.bearscot.com

 

The closing date for applications is 1st June 2018

 

 

Job Title

Incident Liaison Officer

Job Holder

 

Reporting To:

Network Manager

 

 

 

1.      Job Purpose:

To provide a professional front line customer care service to members of the public and to assist the Winter Manager in monitoring road conditions through the winter period.

 

 

 

 

2.      Responsibilities and Activities:

§    Taking calls from members of the public relating to trunk road defects

§    Case managing and closure of defects

§    Liaising with incident management crews and co-ordinating incidents

§    Updating the incident database

§    Monitoring road weather stations to advise on road conditions

§    Call out winter resources where appropriate

§    Update communications log and winter forms to assist in management of winter maintenance

§    Monitor and record details of winter action including winter patrols

§    Any other relevant administrative duties

§    Co-ordination of Third Party Claims

§    Co-ordination of ORI’s and Hazards

 

 

 

 

3.      Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

§    Previous customer care experience is essential

§    IT Skills and the use of Microsoft Packages are essential

§    The applicant must be able to communicate at all levels

§    Knowledge of trunk road maintenance and experience in winter/incident management is desirable

 

 

 

 

4.      Key Relationships, Internal and External:

Provide a front line professional service to members of the public.  Develop relationships with colleagues at the area teams, roads teams, sub contractors and police forces

 

 

 

 

5.      Required Competencies:

·         Communication Skills

·         Team Working

·         Problem Solving

·         Planning and Organisation

·         Customer Focus.

 

 

 

 

Start date:
08 May 2018
Closing date:
02 Jun 2018

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Senior Engineers, Engineers and Technicians (Roads)Posted: 16 May 2018

 

From offices in Perth, Inverness, Edinburgh, Fort William, Inveraray, Kingussie, Keith, Kintore and Dundee, our team of over 500 employees deliver £80 Million of road maintenance and improvement work every year.

 

 

 

We currently have a range...

Start date:
16 May 2018
Closing date:
16 Jul 2018

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Senior Engineers, Engineers and Technicians (Roads)

 

From offices in Perth, Inverness, Edinburgh, Fort William, Inveraray, Kingussie, Keith, Kintore and Dundee, our team of over 500 employees deliver £80 Million of road maintenance and improvement work every year.

 

 

 

We currently have a range of exciting opportunities for Senior Engineers, Engineers and Technicians in our Road Maintenance, Road Improvements, Traffic Engineering and Road Safety teams.

 

 

 

With a varied workload, guiding projects from inception through to completion these demanding roles will bring out the best in you. With attractive salaries, excellent career progression and professional qualification opportunities and the satisfaction of a job well done, you won’t look back.

 

 

 

If you are up for the challenge, you could be a part of it.

 

Start date:
16 May 2018
Closing date:
16 Jul 2018

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Senior Engineers, Engineers and Technicians (Bridges)Posted: 16 May 2018

 

With main offices in Perth, Inverness and Edinburgh, our team of over 500 employees deliver £80 Million of bridge and road maintenance and improvement work every year.

 

 

 

We currently have a range of exciting opportunities for Senior...

Start date:
16 May 2018
Closing date:
16 Jul 2018

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Senior Engineers, Engineers and Technicians (Bridges)

 

With main offices in Perth, Inverness and Edinburgh, our team of over 500 employees deliver £80 Million of bridge and road maintenance and improvement work every year.

 

 

 

We currently have a range of exciting opportunities for Senior Engineers, Engineers and Technicians in our Bridges Teams. We are responsible for the maintenance of a wide range of old and modern structures including the iconic Skye and Kessock Bridges and historic swing bridges on the Caledonian Canal.

 

 

 

With a varied workload, guiding maintenance, improvement and replacement projects from inception through to completion, these demanding roles will bring out the best in you. With attractive salaries, excellent career progression and professional qualification opportunities and the satisfaction of a job well done, you won’t look back.

 

 

If you are up for the challenge, you could be a part of it.

Start date:
16 May 2018
Closing date:
16 Jul 2018

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Graduate ProgrammerPosted: 16 May 2018

 

An opportunity has arisen within BEAR Scotland for a Graduate Programmer. This role will report to the Design Manager and have responsibility for the ongoing management and development of a master programme of works. They will be tasked with...

Start date:
16 May 2018
Closing date:
12 Jun 2018

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Graduate Programmer

 

An opportunity has arisen within BEAR Scotland for a Graduate Programmer. This role will report to the Design Manager and have responsibility for the ongoing management and development of a master programme of works. They will be tasked with identifying key delivery dates and opportunities for efficient working practices. Good communication and reporting skills are key as liaison with internal teams and external organisations form an important part of the role.

 

 

 

The role is permanent and will be predominantly office based. Candidates should be team players who are flexible, have a can-do attitude, and have a proven track record of working with IT packages. Whilst training will be provided on the software and systems the candidate will be expected to work with minimal supervision.

 

Start date:
16 May 2018
Closing date:
12 Jun 2018

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