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LGV Driver/Industrial Services Operative

LGV Driver/Industrial Services Operative

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About Costain and your project.

Costain Industrial Services applies the same high standards for which Costain is respected in the engineering world, to support services operations. We listen to each customer’s requirements then tailor individual service packages to meet their needs. Acutely aware of the need to reduce costs in today’s business world, we deliver cost effective processes combined with the highest standards of safety and focussed customer care.


We are looking to add an experienced Specialist Plant Driver to the team.

What will I be doing?

  • Follow plant or vehicle specific appropriate training carry out driving / operating activities of authorised plant at all times.
  • Comply with all training received and make others aware of their requirements when necessary.
  • Ensure daily checks are carried out and check sheets are completed and handed in.
  • All plant and equipment oil, fuel, coolant levels etc. must be kept at the correct levels.
  • Report any faults or defects to your Supervisor and remove any unsafe equipment from service immediately.
  • Keep the equipment clean and tidy at all times.
  • Understand the need to be vigilant when working with plant and equipment and maintain a safe working area.
  • Ensure appropriate segregation is utilised and communicated.
  • Trained banksman are to be used whenever required.

About you

  • To be considered for this role you must hold a Class 2 HGV Licence.

Final Statement

We listened to our employees so our Core Benefits are funded by us and include a Group Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, Income Protection and funded membership to a Professional Institute. In addition to this we also offer a Private Healthcare Scheme, Private Dental Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Cycle to Work, Volunteering Days and Save as You Earn Scheme.   


At Costain we ensure that we are an accessible, diverse and inclusive organisation to continue to meet our customers’ needs. We will be industry leading in our approach and people from all backgrounds will be proud to work for Costain. Our goal is to have a workforce that is representative of society.


We actively encourage applications from candidates who have a relationship with the armed forces community whether as a currently serving member or reservist, ex-military or wounded personnel or as a member of a service family.