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Ganger / Chargehand

Ref no. BHN562329
Salary £19 - £20/hour
Location Gloucester, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 4 Months+
Job status Open

Job summary

Matchtech are excited to be working alongside the main contractor on the Gloucestershire highways contract, and as result we have several positions available for experienced Gangers/Chargehands.

Key skills required for this role

Ganger, Chargehand


Highways Ganger/Chargehand - Gloucestershire

Job description

x2 Chargehand or Gangers required to supervise a wide variety of highways maintenance or construction works, including supply chain partners. Ideal candidates will be able to take responsibility for a minimum 4-person team to ensure works are completed as specified and to the scheduled program

General Competencies

  • Able to manage others, taking responsibility for the organisation of specific jobs
  • Prepared to participate fully in team work
  • Prepared to work varying hours to meet business needs
  • Willingness to apply skills to a variety of tasks, providing support to others
  • Prepared to develop and undertake relevant training and qualifications
  • Able to complete record sheets, paper or electronic
  • Able to take responsibility for plant and equipment

Required Skills

  • Banksman
  • Manual Handling
  • Abrasive Wheels
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Safe Dig
  • Current Driving License
  • Relevant TM 12D

Desired Skills

  • Supervisory ability
  • Paperwork
  • Resident & Public liaison - dealing with more complicated issues
  • Able to assist and support Supervisor to effectively manage the team to deliver work as required
  • Ability to deliver 5 minutes on safety, small briefings, Tool Box Talks and site set up instructions

Additional uplifts for overtime/weekend/winter rates and call out

Matchtech is a STEM Recruitment Specialist, with over 35 years’ experience

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