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Street Lighting Installation Operative (Crane)

South West
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08 Mar 2024
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About The Role

Street Lighting Installation Operative (Crane)

21 days' annual leave plus 8 days' bank holiday

Pension scheme / Life Assurance

Personal Accident Insurance

Company van and fuel card (business use only)

Full PPE provided

Cycle to work scheme / Holiday purchase scheme

Referral scheme

Employee discount platform

Milestone Infrastructure is currently looking to recruit Street Lighting Installation Operatives & Crane Installation Operatives to work on our Projects contract in and around Surrey.

As a/the Street Lighting Installation Operative/Crane Installation you will be part of our construction/installation teams who are responsible for new schemes and projects.

The projects team is based within the SCC PFI contract and installs street lighting and electrical infrastructure on the highway.

As the Street Lighting Installation Operative/HGV Crane Operator your duties & responsibilities will be:

  • Installation of street lighting electrical equipment
  • Installation of Private cable networks
  • Installation of feeder Pillars
  • Excavating for equipment
  • Reinstatement of surfaces
  • Sign off - Completions
  • To report any defects
  • Act in accordance with all company and legislative Health & Safety requirements.
  • To update inventory information on assets using PDA’s/Tablets
  • Update as built information as required
  • Daily Vehicle checks are undertaken and the vehicle is kept clean & Tidy
  • To ensure members of the public are kept informed of works and are not put in danger due to works being undertaken.

Skills & Knowledge Requirements

  • MEWP category 1b - Desirable
  • G39 - Desirable
  • First Aid at Work
  • NRSWA Unit 1-8 or equivalent
  • Operation of Crane – Essential for Crane role
  • HGV Class 2 Licence - Essential for Crane role
  • Manual Handling
  • ECS Test
  • Part 1 / Level 2 Electrical Qualification – Desirable

Additional Information

  • An understanding of Contract Drawings
  • Must be flexible in approach to work in all weather and conditions.
  • Must be flexible in approach to location of work in and around the South, Hampshire, Oxford
  • Night time working may also be required.
  • Street Lighting Knowledge an advantage
  • IT Literate
  • Be able to work within a team or on own initiative
  • Emergency Call-out cover


About The Company

At Milestone we embrace diversity, opening a rich potential for new ways of thinking and helping us to build successful and winning teams. We would like you to perform at your best at every stage of our recruitment process; and as a Disability Confident employer, if you require any adjustments that would assist you throughout your application, please contact us at [email protected] or inform the recruitment manager in the first instance and we will be pleased to offer support.

This is an advert for our job vacancy, and therefore may not be inclusive of all assigned duties, responsibilities, or aspects of the role described, and may be amended at any time at the sole discretion of Milestone. The closing date for this vacancy may be subject to change any time at the sole discretion of the Business.