This vacancy is now closed

Southern Region
London (Various Sites)
Closing date



The Role:

To carry out tasks set by site management, and be responsible for carrying out deep drainage excavations, shafts, tunnelling, connections to sewer lines, general groundworks and reinstatements and ensure a high level of health and safety.


Key Responsibilities:


Operate and carry out job set tasks

  • Ensure that you have been briefed and understand all relevant risk and method statements
  • Use best/safe practice when carrying out any tasks
  • Carry out safety checks on equipment in use and ensure proper process followed to report issues
  • Ensure a safe tidy place of work
  • Read and understand instruction and drawings for your specific section of work

Ensure the completion of works is on time

  • Implement best practice procedures
  • Maximise use of own working time
  • Ensure all permits are in place before commencing any work
  • Ensure the works is on schedule and delivered safely

Communication with site management

  • Communicate with site supervisor about any concerns
  • Feedback to site management regarding near miss reporting
  • Be sure to attend all site briefings, forums, and toolbox talks


Key Measures & Targets:

  • Ensure all work are carried out safely and in accordance with best practice
  • Ensure the planned works are delivered on time

Key Relationships:

  • Foreman/General foreman
  • Site manager
  • Site Operatives
  • Lead Miner
  • Operations Manager


Person Specification:

The successful candidate is likely to meet all of the following criteria:



  • Experience of general civils works, drainage, ducting and concreting
  • Experience in shaft sinking both Caison and Segmental underpin, headings and pit sinking using sheets and frames
  • Health & Safety Awareness
  • CSCS card
  • Safety Critical Medical
  • City and Guilds Confined Spaces
  • A practical hands-on approach



  • First Aid