• General Labourer (West Midlands)

    08/09/2021 General Labourer West Midlands
    • Contractor
    • Full-time

    Long term temporary work – Construction & Civils Department + West Midlands Based. Competitive salary and benefits package

    From our offices in Birmingham, Newport and Doncaster, RSS Infrastructure has over 100 directly employed staff members and a diverse contingent labour workforce that covers most of the UK.

    The company has developed a service portfolio that includes; Civils & Construction solutions, Magnetic Safety Barrier Fencing, Magnetic Points Boards, Overhead Line Electrification, Safety-Critical Resourcing, Signalling Services, Track Access, Vegetation Management and Welding Services and the UK’s sole provider of Track Warning Systems.


    What will I be doing?

    On a day-to-day basis, your duties will include:

    • Receiving and carrying out instructions from the team leader relating to the work programme
    • Utilising all mechanical equipment, machinery and hand tools safely and correctly and maintaining them in good working order.
    • Installation of fencing and hoardings
    • Ensuring that work is carried out effectively, to a high quality and on time.
    • Ensuring that all necessary paperwork is completed correctly and on time
    • Ensuring all duties are carried out in accordance with the H&S at Work Act
    • Where required, attend training as directed by the company
    • Undertake all duties as directed by the team leader, supervisor and RSSI management team


    What are the hours of work?

    Hours of work will vary depending upon time of year. During the summer months the hours will be from 0730 until 1730. During the winter months hours of work will be 0800 to 1630.

    What experience would we like you to have?

    It is essential that the successful candidate holds a current CSCS qualification. Previous fencing experience and a Level 2 Fencing Installation qualification is desirable but not essential. Applicants should also hold a full UK driving licence.

    What benefits will I receive?

    RSS Infrastructure offers a range of benefits, including:

    • Free training provided
    • Excellent career progression opportunities
    • Free PPE


    About us

    RSS Infrastructure has been recognised by Network Rail at the 2018 ‘Rail Partnership Awards’ for its work within the Rail and Construction industry, developing bespoke solutions for clients that deliver improved safety and productivity.

    Our mission is to ensure that we make our clients operate more safely and achieve more productivity when on-site, whether delivering new projects, track renewal programmes, or maintaining the rail infrastructure.

    We are not just another infrastructure company but also a trusted company that understands the value of partnerships and long-standing business relationships, continually looking to deliver outstanding performance and customer service. We remain one of the market-leading rail services groups in the UK.

    We believe in individuals’ value and contribution, respecting our organisation’s diverse makeup and need people who want to make a difference to our clients and the Group’s growth.

    Our teams are committed, supporting each other to meet the demands of an industry sector which operates 24 hours a day, seven days per week, 365 days of the year. Working together to either plan, resource or deliver a range of services into a highly demanding industry sector that can be very reactive, challenging your skills to adapt quickly to new situations.

    A strong work ethic and a ‘Can Do’ attitude is the foundation of our business. We want people who can drive success and have a right first time, every time approach to their work-life without cutting corners and understanding the essence of safety and customer service. We are a people-orientated business, nurturing and investing in our staff and teams to become the best at what they do, creating managers and leaders of the future.

    As an equal opportunity’s employer, RSS Infrastructure does not discriminate based on ethnicity, race, religious beliefs, age, disability, gender or sexual orientation.

    The company also actively encourages both reservists and veterans of the Armed Forces to apply for positions. For more information on how we support ex-military personnel, please visit our website.


    How to apply

    To apply forward your CV to becky.clift@rssinfrastructure.com or apply online

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