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Civils Operative

Location: Surrey Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Hannah Baker

Civils Operative



Civils Operative needed for a full-fibre broadband provider with £250m of investment based in Surrey who are looking to employ an experienced and well-rounded Civils operative that takes pride in their work with an in-depth knowledge of completing maintenance digs, clearing blockages, repairing ducting, new lead ins to properties and from time to time carry out TRR survey while working on the highway's C/W, F/W, and private land for the installation of Fibre.

The successful candidate must have previous experience working as a Civils Operative, hold a full UK driving license and hold there NRSWA 1-16. If you have any of the following accreditations then that would be a bonus - gen ops 1, gen ops 2, bb1 box building, cd1 and cd2 core drilling, db1 duct blockages, duct laying / slewing, gas awareness, u/g cabling a7.


  • Salary: £31,000 - £35,000 per annum
  • 25 day's holiday
  • Variable annual bonus based 5-15%
  • Private medical insurance
  • Pension Plan
  • Career Progression

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Civils Operative will include:

  • Ensure that correct site setup is adhered to
  • Site set up in full to NRSWA standards
  • Liaise with Residents / Businesses regarding works
  • Complete milestone progress reports and supply photographs
  • Ensure all tools and equipment are in good condition and calibrated
  • Ensure POWRA point of work risk assessments and visitor logs are completed
  • Ensure all excavations, backfill, and spoil is controlled to the relevant standards
  • Maintenance digs
  • Duct repair
  • Toby Pot Relocation
  • Test rod and roping
  • Lead in laying and repair
  • Read and work from SLD's and plans
  • Liaising with customers and discussing routes for lead ins
  • Ensure high standards are adhered to on site
  • Cable pulling when required

What experience you need to be the successful Civils Operative:

  • Full License that permits you to drive a vehicle in the UK.
  • Experience as a civils operative
  • Flexibility and willing to travel
  • Full awareness of onsite health and safety legislation
  • NRSWA 1-16
  • CSCS or EUSR
  • Abrasive wheel and cutting discs training

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Civils Operative to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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