AA Signs Installer

Business Area

Road Operations, Signs

Reference

RDR01315

Salary

Contract Type

Full Time

Locations

Cambridgeshire

Closing Date

31-03-2020

Company description

 

We are the AA. And we keep everyone’s show on the road. There for our customers wherever and whenever they need us, we’re always ready for anything. That’s why, for over 100 years, we’ve continued to evolve and adapt. Today, as the nation’s number one motoring organization, we offer a range of excellent products and services to millions of customers.

Location- Cambridgeshire

Full time, permanent

This is the job

As the Signs Installer you will check, deploy and recover signage and equipment at a range of events on and off the public highway.

What will I be doing?

  • To work as directed by a designated signs scheduler who will prepare sign schedules and maps for an installer that will direct where, when and how signs and equipment will be deployed.
  • To check signs schedules against signs and equipment being collected by them to ensure that all required signs and equipment are present and in good condition.
  • As required to prepare, assemble signs and equipment for installation.
  • To operate from a specified delivery location and to work to load and unload cages and containers when required.
  • To separate and stack signage in job order prior to loading it on a vehicle.
  • To travel to and from job locations to install and remove signs as directed.
  • When directed to provide onsite operational maintenance support at events.
  • While at an event where sign changes are required by organisers/highways or the police, to make the necessary changes in a safe and responsive manner.
  • To ensure that at all times an installer fully complies with AA Signs policy, method statements and directions in relation to safe placement of signs and equipment.
  • To be able to use initiative to overcome localised problems encountered when deploying signs and equipment.
  • To maintain regular contact with the designated scheduler and feedback any problems for review and action.
  • To be contactable at all times [with telephone provided] when at work to receive instructions.
  • Text in blue is guidance for completion of the form.

What do I need?

Capability, Knowledge and Experience:
  • Must be able demonstrate the ability to work unsupervised outdoors in all weather
  • conditions
  • Good communication skills
  • Good time management
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Must be physically fit to carry out a role that involves daily heavy lifting of signs and
  • equipment in a range of environments and weather conditions
  • Must be able to read maps and sign schedules and use this information to readily deploy and remove signage

Education and Qualifications:

  • Must hold a current full driving licence to cover use of medium sized vehicle - C1 category
  • Good Basic IT skills

Personal Characteristics:

  • Knowledge of the local geographical road network
  • Previous traffic management experience
  • Previous traffic mobile works qualifications
  • Current recognised traffic management qualifications, specifically:
Unit 2 New Roads and Street Works LANTRA 12D M1 (Moving Works)

Additional Information

Capability, Knowledge and Experience:
  • Must be able demonstrate the ability to work unsupervised outdoors in all weather
  • conditions
  • Good communication skills
  • Good time management
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Must be physically fit to carry out a role that involves daily heavy lifting of signs and
  • equipment in a range of environments and weather conditions
  • Must be able to read maps and sign schedules and use this information to readily deploy and remove signage

Education and Qualifications:

  • Must hold a current full driving licence to cover use of medium sized vehicle - C1 category
  • Good Basic IT skills

Personal Characteristics:

  • Knowledge of the local geographical road network
  • Previous traffic management experience
  • Previous traffic mobile works qualifications
  • Current recognised traffic management qualifications, specifically:
Unit 2 New Roads and Street Works LANTRA 12D M1 (Moving Works)