Civil Engineering Graduate

Colas Limited
29 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Job Title: Graduate Engineer Division: Asset management Portsmouth Highway maintenance Location:Portsmouth Colas Ltd Overview: Colas Ltd is an ambitious, award-winning business, delivering sustainable solutions for the design, building and maintenance of the UK's transport infrastructure. We have unrivalled expertise based not only on our long history, but also on the strength we derive from being part of the world-leading International Colas Group. The Group has excellent R&D facilities, giving us access to innovative new products, processes and ideas. Job Summary: Colas Ltd have an exciting opportunity for a Graduate Engineer to join our Asset Management Portsmouth Highway Maintenance team. You will report to the Operations Manager and will be responsible for assisting the Highway Maintenance team, and Operations manager in delivering the PFI contract on behalf of the Client Portsmouth City Council. Aspects of which are Street Cleansing, Street Lighting, Highway Maintenance, Grounds maintenance and Structures Main Activities: (The duties of the job) Assist in the production and delivering of pro- active maintenance programs Produce spreadsheets and reports Site visits and surveys Assist Highway maintenance Supervisors Assist Structures officer PERSON SPECIFICATION Should be able to demonstrate the following qualities and attributes: Committed to caring for people’s safety, Good team member and able to communicate technical ideals, able to identify Innovative activities and ability to identify improvements in asset management. Qualifications: Degree (or equivalent) in civil engineering Membership of a relevant professional institution or working towards desirable professional qualification CSCS Driving licence NRSWA Experience: Civil Engineering knowledge Good ICT skills and knowledge of asset management systems A good understanding of health and safety management and the requirements of CDM Competencies: Working Safely Vision, Mission & Values Communication Personal Organisation Relationship Management Continuous Development & Innovation Flexibility/Attitude to Change Commercial & Financial Awareness This job was originally posted as