Civils Inspector

Better People Ltd
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Civils Inspector - Hereford


£35k plus £6k per annum Car Allowance

Ultra fast broadband provider with projects in Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and surrounding areas, are seeking experienced Civils Inspectors to ensure best practice and highest standards across all their projects health and safety, build and dig quality.

This role is an employed permanent role

The role will be to work in Hereford and surrounding areas

To be considered for this role you must be:

Well educated, with around 7yrs experience in Civils Inspections and hold a NRSWA qualification and live within one hours' drive of the working area.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Excavation and reinstatement
  • Monitoring signing, lighting and guarding
  • Auditing of civils crews
  • Strong knowledge of HAUC legislation
  • Strong understanding of CDM
  • Microsoft Office Tools including
    • Excel
    • Word
    • Office 365
    • Outlook
  • Computer literate - including the use of tablets to generate Inspection Reports
  • Document control of Inspection Reports
  • Excellent verbal skills
  • Strong understanding of reviewing Method Statements and Risk Assessments
  • Seven years' experience of supervising street works
  • Controlling and inspecting dig H&S
  • Inspecting Civils reinstatement quality
  • Telecommunications fibre roll out

Duties and Responsibilities

Reporting into the Head of Quality, with daily communications with Project Managers, the Civils Inspector is responsible for H&S and build Quality of Ultrafast Fibre Network.

Key Responsibilities/ Deliverables

  • Conduct site safety checks to ensure all subcontractor signing and guarding and traffic management in general is appropriate and as per NRSWA spec
  • Instruct contractor crews on appropriate signing and guarding as necessary
  • Complete joint site inspection to assess visual quality of civils work
  • Conduct compaction tests as per specification to gauge the absolute level of compaction
  • Coach crews on appropriate civils methods to ensure that build quality is maintained
  • Ensure all civils work is as per all relevant HAUC standards
  • Oversee core test regime and document findings with recommendations as required
  • Liaise with local communities to ensure build programme progresses smoothly and with minimum disruption
  • Conduct site surveys to assist initial design process
  • Ensure construction phase plans and Health and Safety files in place and being adhered to
  • Assist Project Manager to walk routes with subcontractor to ensure work is competed to the correct standard

Special Abilities/ Personal Qualities

  • Effective leader with strong communication skills
  • Adaptable, presentable and calm under pressure
  • An eye for detail
  • Efficient
  • Able to demonstrate empathy when dealing with members of the public
  • Able to work both out in the field and communicate well in an office environment
  • Able to deal with on-site disputes fairly with full control.

Please apply today sending us your CV in Word format. Looking forward to hearing from you!

NRSWA, Civils Inspection, FTTH,Fibre, Dig, Health and Safety, HAUC