• Driver/Visit Guide

    Job Locations UK-Cambridgeshire-GodManchester
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(28/05/2018 13:03)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Customer Service/Support
  • About Costain and your project.

    Costain were appointed by Highways England to deliver two of the three sections of the A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon Improvement Scheme as part of a Joint Venture (JV). The JV will complete two packages totalling circa £600 million of work. The A14 Improvement Scheme is required to enhance the capacity and reliability of the UK strategic road network in order to ensure better journeys for road users.


    Stretching over 25 miles, the works will improve this highly congested stretch of road. Initial design work will commence immediately with the development of detailed plans for the delivery phase, which commenced late 2016. The road will be open to traffic in 2020, with the works in Huntingdon town being completed after.


    We are looking for a Driver/Visit Guide to join the team at A14. You will will provide escorted site tours for staff and visitors, providing engineering knowledge on structures and project progress.


    Please note that this is a part time role, offering upto 20 hours per week.

    What will I be doing?

    • Be responsible for the health, safety and wellbeing of yourself and those you are transporting on site.

    • Be able to demonstrate engineering knowledge of project progress, structures and current works in a way that your audience will understand.

    • Provide excellent customer service to those on site tours.

    • Liaison with key members of the team that co-ordinator site visits.

    • Efficient management of on-site visit process to ensure all events are delivered as planned.

    • Able to provide a degree of flexibility towards changing timetables including occasional late notifications of visits.

    About you

    • Full UK Driving Licence
    • Previous experience in a Driver/Visit Guide role
    • CSCS Card
    • Previous civil engineering experience
    • Ability to provide excellent customer service and knowledge to all visitors from board members to the general public

    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 aim to be 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.


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