Surfacing Supervisor

Location Salford
Discipline: Highways, Civil Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Contact name: Luke Norton

Contact email: luke.norton@hs2recruitment.com
Job ref: BBBH8332_1633011840
Published: 26 days ago
Startdate: ASAP


We're working with one of the UK's leading principal contractors who specialise across a multitude of sectors including, civil engineering, highways and infrastructure. Due to their current level of business and their continuous expansion plans they are looking to recruit for a Contracts Supervisor in the North-West region to join their experienced operations team.

In return our client is offering you as the Contracts Supervisor a starting salary in the region of £45,000 - £50,000 per annum plus a company car allowance, an enhanced pension scheme, private medical insurance, a performance related bonus scheme and 25 days + stats holiday entitlement.

Duties & responsibilities required from you as the Contracts Supervisor;

  • You will ensure that works are carried out in a safe manner in accordance with the company Integrated Management System with due regard for the public, customers and other site employees.
  • Understand the form of contract that company is working to and check that the appropriate management system is in place
  • Ensure that work is carried out in accordance with the quality requirements of the specification
  • Direct individual foremen, planning future workload to meet the targets of the contract plan and monitoring production
  • Place timely and accurate orders for materials and plant to ensure efficient production balancing cost against client value and adherence to standards
  • Ensure operatives and foremen adhere to company rules and policies. Report any failure to comply to the Contracts Manager so that appropriate action can be taken
  • Manage the plant and equipment requirements. Ensuring it is procured in good time for the work, used in a correct manner, inspected and maintained in accordance with company requirements and removed from site when not required
  • Target zero harm, compliance to H&S rules and regulations, reporting of incidents/near misses and safety concerns. And to collate and investigate information regarding any incident that occurs on their sites
  • Reduce waste materials and off-hire unused plant or equipment
  • Undertake health & safety inspections
  • Ensure a high quality of workmanship is delivered on each scheme



Required to be successful as the Contracts Supervisor;

  • A strong background in civil engineering or highways
  • Experience of working as either a Contracts Supervisor or an aligned position
  • A valid UK Driving Licence
  • CSCS Card