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Drainage Operative

Company Name

DDC Engineering Solutions Ltd



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DDC Engineering Solutions has an exciting opportunity for a Civil Engineering Highway Surveyor to join our team.

You will be at the heart of a team of international experts who are all dedicated to growing and sharing their expertise and working on projects to transform the way drainage is looked at. 

A typical week in the life of a Civil Engineering Highway Surveyor:

  • Work as part of a team under the guidance of a site supervisor to carry out the surveying of the Drainage networks on the Highways.
  • Manage health and safety and quality standards on site, caring for oneself, the team and any other person on site.
  • Undertake administration of vehicle logs and checks and any other necessary documentation.
  • Ensuring that all procedures are followed correctly, and any near misses, accidents and incidents are reported.
  • Attend training.

Who we are looking for:

To be considered for this job you must:

  •  Be physically fit.
  • A current CSCS card.
  • Have the ability to work as part of a team.
  • A full driving licence – please note if you have any points on your application.
  • Able to work on own initiative to resolve problems effectively.
  • Some Civil Engineering experience.
  • Adaptable and flexible to cope with the variety of responsibilities involved and to suit peaks and troughs in work load – from time to time, there may be an opportunity to come into the office and help the engineers who work from the office. You must be willing to take on new tasks.
  • Good communication skills (written and verbal).

Why work for DDC?

As part of working here, you will be offered an excellent package which includes:

  • Competitive Salary depending on experience
  • Company Pension
  • 30 days holidays (including bank holidays)
  • Opportunities for overtime
  • Full training will be given
  • Room to grow and progress
  • £15 subsistence (TAX FREE!) for every night you stay away
  • 30% Night Uplift
  • Team building days!
  • Great sociable family environment
  • Plenty of tea and coffee for when you are in the office

Here at DDC, we have an outstanding team of innovative and dynamic personnel, whom with passion and dedication, focus on delivering high quality survey and professional services.

We pride ourselves on our ‘can do attitude’ and working in close collaboration with our clients and employees, we problem solve to deliver positive solutions and achieve the best possible outcomes.

The DDC team comprises handpicked and dedicated multi-discipline specialists from many different paths which ensures that, not only do we have high academic achievers, we also have people with a vast life experience. Through the differences comes great respect and team working. Our dedication set us apart from the rest.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation. We organically grow our staff, we want to strategically stretch people to ensure they are able to progress their career.

We try to get back to all applicants but if you wish to get in touch please email us – or call us on 01902 544 449.