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Surfacing Supervisor

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We are currently recruiting for a Surfacing Supervisor to manage the work of Cormac surfacing teams engaged in Surfacing or Construction activities. You will be responsible for all aspects of the operational delivery including Health and Safety, Environmental, Quality and Financial for all works delivered within your area. This role will be working mainly in Cornwall but on occasions you may be required to work out of Cornwall.

Interested in this role You can find all the relevant information in the description below.

About the role

  • You will manage on-site activities which includes inductions, toolbox talks and similar
  • You will provide management of Health and Safety on site
  • You will be responsible for material ordering and control of site labour and contractors
  • Controlling site budgets and ensuring profit on all schemes
  • Control of site deadlines and handovers
  • You will supervise operatives and sub-contractors engaged in the works
  • Some client liaison where appropriate

You will bring to the role

  • You will have experience in supervision of surfacing gangs
  • You will have previous knowledge of working on highway and external contracts
  • You will have a track record of supervising sites to a high standard
  • You will hold a NVQ3 or ILM Level 3 Award in First Line Management or equivalent in an engineering or environmental discipline. Or you will be working towards this
  • You will hold a relevant Health and Safety certificate or qualification
  • You will hold a full UK driving licence
  • It would be desirable l if you have worked in the surfacing industry previously however this is not essential

About us

Cormac Solutions Ltd is one of the most highly regarded, trusted and well-known companies in the South West. Cormac is committed to contributing to sustainable economic growth, resilience and safer communities in Cornwall. We are a wholly owned Cornwall Council company that has successfully been trading in the open market for a number of years. With a turnover of approximately £100m pa and employing some 1600 fulltime staff, we are considered to be a major employer in Cornwall.

Cormac provides highway and environmental design and maintenance services, construction of major highway schemes, surfacing and facilities management services including property maintenance, cleaning and caretaking services. Cormac also provides fleet management and maintenance, quarried stone and aggregates and laboratory services. We deliver these services to Cornwall Council, other public bodies and a portfolio of private clients including major civil engineering contractors and consulting engineers. Cormac is committed to safeguarding and is an equal opportunities employer.

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Right to Work in the UK

Working from Cornwall, you will need to have the right to work in the UK to be appointed to any roles with us, unfortunately we are not able to provide sponsorship.

Thank you for your interest in our opportunities at Cormac.

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