Excavator Driver

  • Member
  • BCS Group
  • Location
  • Walsall, West Midlands
  • Salary & Benefits
  • Negotiable upon experience
  • Job Description
    To operate/carry out all relevant duties in excavator driving and operations on behalf of BCS

    All Business carried out on behalf of the company is done in a safe and professional manner
    Start times to be adhered to from instruction of team leader or site Management
    Cooperate with all site management in the loading and unloading process
    Working as a team carrying out other duties if there is no work for the Excavator

    The operator must understand its functions and limitations as well as its particular operating characteristics.
    Having a thorough knowledge of the information contained in the excavators operating manual.
    Inspecting and maintaining the Excavator regularly as prescribed by both the owner and manufacturer.
    Informing the owner of any problems, needed maintenance, or necessary repairs to the machine.
    This should be done in writing, preferably in the machine's logbook or inspection report.
    Check that the site is adequately prepared for the excavator.
    Review the planned operation and requirements with the site supervision.
    Work to all risk assessments and lift plans.
    Exercising the right to refuse to operate the excavator if there is cause to suspect the operation might be unsafe.

    Site Manager, Plant Manager and Team Leaders


    CPCS Qualification for excavator operation to.

    • A59a - Tracked 360 Excavator Above 10 Tonnes.
    • A59b - Wheeled 360 Excavator Above 10 Tonnes,

    CPCS card holder
    Organisational skills; ability to organise and prioritise workload and document / maintain a variety of records. Communications skills - interpersonal, verbal, written and telephone.
    Flexibility to adapt to a fast paced and changing environment. High energy, approachable, friendly and organised, keen to meet deadlines.
    Always have company/customers interests at heart.
    Live the Barhale values
    Ability to function in a team-based environment

    CPCS qualification for

    • 3t, 6t and 9t Dumper license
    • Tele handler license

    As well as offering a competitive salary, remuneration for this role includes flexible benefits, which provides a range of guaranteed benefits including but not limited to:

    • 5% Company pension contribution
    • Life Assurance at 2 x notional salary
    • Single persons private medical cover
    • Permanent Health Cover

    Barhale is one of the largest privately owned infrastructure specialists in the UK and was originally formed in 1980 as a specialist tunneling contractor diversifying over the years into various civil engineering areas. Barhale works UK-wide across the water, transport, energy and developer services sectors providing design, construction and maintenance services under long-term contracts, with blue-chip public, regulated and private clients. The company employs over 600 people in the UK, has an annual turnover of £120m and a distinctive set of values that are fundamental to our approach to business sustainability.

    Our business activity is carried out for the following principal sectors:
    Water: Civil Engineering, Tunneling, Pipelines and Utilities
    Transport: Rail, Aviation, Waterways, Highways and Bridges
    Energy: Power Generation, Power Transmission and Distribution, Waste
    Developer Services: Civil Engineering across private sector developers UK wide
    Specialist Businesses: Tunneling, Mechanical and Electrical and Barhale Construction Services (BCS Group)

    Please send your current CV and covering email outlining your suitability for the role. Call Danny Reilly or Gary Woodfull on 01922 726700, altenatively click the button to apply.