Plant and Operator Inspector Specialist Operative Job at Balfour Beatty – in Birmingham

About the role

Balfour Beatty Vinci has an exciting opportunity for a Plant and Operator Inspector to join our team to work in/across The West Midlands.

Role Purpose:
To ensure Plant & Transport in use on the project is compliant, safe to use and in good condition.

To ensure Plant Operators working on the project are suitably qualified and experienced.

What you’ll be doing

Responsible for the thorough inspection of all types of plant equipment and machinery

Producing detailed and accurate inspection reports for owned plant or hired plant coming on and going off site using both software-based systems and written copy

Provide detailed operator assessment’s and have the character to reject operators that do not have the required qualifications or skill levels

Close liaison with line manager, provide accurate information to section plant managers other plant team staff, project plant hire coordinators, plant administrators, plant suppliers

Ensuring safety is the overriding priority and relentlessly promote the zero-harm culture

Who we’re looking for

CITB HS&E Operatives (minimum) test pass

Plant related City & Guilds or CSCS / CPCS equivalent Level 2 minimum required.

Prepared to enrol / study for a CITB Test & Inspection of Plant Machinery qualification

Why work for us

Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV) is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging infrastructure project in Europe: HS2.

We are building the West Midlands section of HS2’s Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people from the region to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 and we are looking for a wide range of skills to join the team and support this unique and ground breaking project.

Diversity and Inclusion: We aim to be a leader in equality, diversity and inclusion by creating a safe inclusive working environment for all – living our values of Safety, Respect, Integrity and Leadership. We are positive and inclusive about making adjustments, providing flexible working, encouraging all staff to engage in a diverse range of year round learning opportunities and provide personal development opportunities. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture.

Flexible working: Flexible or agile working is encouraged at BBV and we recognise the value and diversity of candidates which this can bring to our business operations. Not every role can provide a variety of working patterns to suit people’s personal needs however we are happy to discuss agile working opportunities at BBV with you.

Disability confident: We care about being inclusive and that means we encourage applications from people with diverse set of backgrounds and experiences. BBV is Disability Confident committed and we welcome applications from candidates with a disability.

About us

Balfour Beatty VINCI is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure. Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures; creating unrivalled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.

In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK’s infrastructure needs. Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We’ve successfully bid and delivered many key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure.

Job Reference: BBV00665

About the Company

Company: Balfour Beatty –

Company Location:  Birmingham

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