Vacancies


A-one+ operates as an unincorporated joint venture between the parent companies of CH2M, Colas and Costain. Therefore, each new A-one+ staff member is officially employed by one of those companies when fulfilling their duties for this company.

Applying to A-one+

A-one+ is a major external contractor for Highways England. Each year, numerous positions open up in our various teams. For anyone interested in a highway engineering career or motorway maintenance jobs we advise you check our vacancies.  Please note we do not accept any applications from employment agencies.

Area 12 Yorkshire and Humberside.

Within our Area 12 asset support contract, covering the strategic road network in Yorkshire and Humberside we have a busy and sustainable workload operated from our base in Wakefield and at depots throughout the region. Our budget it circa £90 million including schemes up to £5 million in value delivered by a team of around 360 people.

Area 4 Kent and Sussex

Our Area 4 asset support is responsible for the motorways and key trunk roads in Kent, Sussex and small parts of Surrey and Hampshire.  The network includes  key international ports and airports including Gatwick, Channel Tunnel, Dover, Folkestone and Newhaven.

The diverse workforce of around 330 people are based at the head office, Kings Hill and at seven depots across our network within Kent and Sussex. We have frequent and on-going requirement for suitably skilled applicants to fulfil roles included in the Area 4 tab below.

Design Centre

The Design Centre supports programme development teams to deliver our Asset Support Contracts (ACS) in Area 12 and Area 4 producing highway and structures scheme designs. This increased capacity enables us to support Highways England as we head towards increased investment of the Strategic Road Network.

Duties include; developing agreed client options into schemes that maintain the strategic road network from initial feasibility through to pricing. The Design Centre also has the capability to produce traffic management design.

You can apply to us online or send a current CV with eligibility to work in the UK to the email address included in the vacancy details.

Contact

asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

Highway Engineers (6 posts) Area 4

We have 6 vacancies for highway engineers based out of our Kings Hill office in Kent.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Undertaking construction design management responsibilities under role of designer
  •  Supporting the roads design team leader
  •  Working as part of the integrated delivery team including liaison with other internal teams  to ensure successful delivery of schemes
  • To work within the given briefs, programmes and budgets and to advise the design team leader and integrated design team if this cannot be achieved
  • Prepare concept designs, value management  documents, participate in value management workshops and identify risks
  • Deliver schemes to programme and budget and report on progress on a regular basis and forecast progress and costs including preparation of designs, reports, specifications and other deliverables for their schemes.
  • Detailed development and design of schemes including drawings, reports and calculations, in accordance with the Highways England’s standards including the DMRB, IANs and MCHW
  •  Seek innovation in the delivery of schemes and techniques used to design and construct them
  • Consultation with Local Authorities, Police and stakeholders for the production of traffic regulation orders

Location: Kings Hill (ME19) with some requirement to travel

Closing date: On-going

Click below to apply or send a CV and eligibility to work in UK to asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

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Contact

asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

Traffic Management 12c/MLC Operations Area 4

Daily tasks will require the execution of 12C/MLC layouts across the Area 4 network. Ensure timely execution of traffic management. Ensure vehicle and depot security and maintenance, liaising with TM supervisors and managers as required. Good communication skills (written and verbal). Able to communicate clearly and appropriately within the company and represent the company professionally with external contacts. To ensure that all traffic management operations are undertaken with full regard for the safety of visitors, other members of staff and yourself. Ensure that equipment is maintained and stored correctly on vehicles and depot premises at all times

Requirements:

  • CSCS
  • NRSWA
  • 12C Operative / Supervisor
  • TTMBC/12C H&S day
  • Full Driving Licence (including Class 2 LGV – not essential)
  • Flexible working patterns to satisfy all routine operations
  • Previous experience within Highway related industries

Location: Coldharbour (ME20)

Closing date: On-going

Click below to apply or send a CV and eligibility to work in UK to asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

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Contact

Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

Quantity Surveyor Area 12

We are looking for someone to perform the required commercial functions to support the managing quantity surveyor.

Your main responsibilities aligned to our values will be:

Health, safety and environment

  • Being fully conversant with health, safety and environmental requirements of company processes and the relationship with the commercial team
  • Raising areas of non-compliance with contract requirements or processes

Operational Delivery

  • Producing and maintaining comprehensive commercial records
  • Preparing and submitting early warning notices, calculations and submissions of quotations to client and agreement of all scheme events in line with contract timescales and as required
  • Ongoing and timely completion of scheme registers

People

  • Successful delivery of  the providers works scheme to the direction of the managing quantity surveyor
  • Providing commercial support to other revenue streams under the asset support contract as required
  • Support and advise commercial assistants
  • Liaise and maintain close lines of communication with other members of the team and throughout the business

Commercial

  • Preparation of target prices for schemes using contract schedule of rates at feasibility, during and on completion of detailed design stage
  • Responsibility for the preparation of subcontract enquiries and invitation to tender documentation including compilation of contract documents. Obtaining subcontract quotations and prepare tender comparisons. Preparing and issuing subcontract orders.
  • Monitoring and verifying subcontract expenditure including the administration of subcontract payments, implementation of subcontract change control including issuing subcontractor instructions and evaluation of subcontract compensation events.
  • Reconciliation of subcontract accounts; negotiating and agreeing subcontract final accounts on a periodic basis.
  • Ensuring scheme costs are fully captured and checking accuracy of cost capture information within costing systems. Liaising with design managers to ensure correct labour, plant and material records are maintained to ensure the above is achieved.

Other

  • Fully implementing and performing all aspects of the job role in accordance with the relevant A-one+ Lean competency pathway level (1-4) and the A-one+ Lean philosophy. The appropriate level of competency required by the job role will be identified through the team competency matrix.
  • Willingness to demonstrate commitment to A-one+ values by treating colleagues, customers (internal & external) and members of the general public, with fairness, respect & dignity at all times.
  • Any other tasks or reasonable activities which are commensurate with the role and as directed

Location: Normanton, WF6 1RL

Closing date: ongoing

Salary: competitive

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or send your enquiries or CV and eligibility to work in UK to Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

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Contact

Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

Assistant Engineer Design Centre

We are looking for an assistant engineer for a permanent role working in our Design Centre in Darlington.

You will be expected to deliver cost effective, innovative technical design solutions to maintain and improve Highways England’s strategic road network. Designs will need to be delivered to agreed budget, programme and quality while considering the needs of client and stakeholders.

Location: Darlington, DL1 1TJ

Closing date: ongoing

Click below to apply or send your CV and eligibility to work in UK to Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

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Contact

Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

Roads Engineer Area 12

We are looking for a roads engineer for our programme development team. This position is permanent, based in our Normanton office and will require site visits across the Area 12 network.

As an engineer in our design team you will work with our team of designers to deliver initial and detailed design stages of schemes both to time and budget. You will use the principles of risk reduction to the construction, maintenance and demolition stages of schemes. Your work will include a portfolio of schemes across roads renewal, structures renewal, improvement, technology, resilience, depot and designated fund schemes. You will report to the roads design team leader.

Location: Normanton, WF6 1RL

Closing date: ongoing

Click below to apply or send your CV and eligibility to work in UK to Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

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Contact

asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

Structures Asset Engineer Area 4

As part of the Area 4 structures asset engineer team you will be engaged in the development and delivery of highway structures asset renewal schemes.

You will work with structures asset lead, structures steward and the other asset team members to identify network needs of the structure assets. Working within the integrated delivery team  of asset, design and construction team members, you will develop the needs into renewal scheme and, during design phase, continue to assist with delivery to ensure structure asset requirements are maintained

Location: Kings Hill ME19 4AR

Closing date: Ongoing

Click below to apply or send your CV and eligibility to work in UK to asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

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Contact

asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

CAD Technician Area 4

Your role will be to assist engineers and senior technicians in the design teams with the production of AutoCAD drawings, to the company standard, using your own initiative where required, and seeking advice where necessary. Experience in highways and or the use of CAD packages such as Key lines, Key signs and Autotrack are very desirable with this role.

Location: Kings Hill ME19 4AR

Closing date: Ongoing

Click below to apply or send your CV and eligibility to work in UK to asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

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Contact

Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

Structures Asset Inspector Area 12

You will be party of a team carrying out inspections of our highway structures to Highways England standards and recording the outcomes into their maintenance management systems. Some of this work will be at night and will need to take place working at height from a mobile elevated platform and over water. being trained to work in confined spaces would be a benefit to this role.

Further details, including full job description are available upon request.

Location: Cowick Motorway Depot (Normanton, Wf6 1RL)

Closing date: 09 February 2018

Click below to apply or send your CV and eligibility to work in UK to Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

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Contact

Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

Safety, Integration, Accessibility and Cycling Engineer Area 12


Responsible for engaging in the development of safety, integration, accessibility and cycling improvement schemes for the strategic network covering Area 12. You will identify improvement needs and undertake development of safety schemes and studies.

Further details, including full job description are available upon request.

Location: Normanton, Wf6 1RL

Closing date: 09 February 2018

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Contact

Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

Technology Asset Development Lead Area 12

You will be responsible for engaging in the development and delivery of technology asset renewal schemes for this strategic network area. You will identify technology asset needs and undertake the development of technology asset renewal schemes and studies.

Further details, including full job description are available upon request.

Location: Normanton, Wf6 1RL

Closing date: 09 February 2018

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Contact

Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

Estimator Area 12

Responsible for production of providers works schemes, initial target prices and final prices in line with schedule of rates for our contract.

Further details, including full job description are available upon request.

Location: Normanton, Wf6 1RL

Closing date: 09 February 2018

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Contact

Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

Resilience and Severe Weather Manager Area 12

You will be responsible for providing leadership and direction to the resilience and severe weather team. You will also work collaboratively with the area maintenance team to ensure that winter services and incident response activities are delivered safely, in line with contract requirements and to budget.

You will develop, manage and implement the contingency, severe weather, incident response and business continuity plans and liaise with local authority emergency planning officers and other external stakeholders to further develop contingency plans and engender good working relationships.

The successful candidate will undertake the Police liaison role and will ensure timely information regarding fatal collisions and statistics are obtained from Police authorities and supplied toHighways England and  the A-one+ asset team

You will organise and attend meetings involving the relevant Police authority, Highways England and A-one+ regarding operations and Police issues.

Further details, including full job description are available upon request.

Location: Normanton, Wf6 1RL

Closing date: Ongoing

Click below to apply or send your CV and eligibility to work in UK to Area12humanresources@aone.uk.com

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Contact

asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

Maintenance Delivery Operatives Area 4

Role and Responsibilities

Undertaking a wide range of maintenance activities. Assist in the efficient operation of the network by reporting to and clearing incidents/hazards on the network in accordance with company policies and procedures. This position includes winter maintenance duties and there will be a need to work unsociable hours or be on call.

Location: Weatherhill depot (RH6), Polegate depot (BN26), Farthing Corner depot (ME8), Ford depot (BN18) and Coldharbour depot (ME20)

Closing date: on-going

Click below to apply or send your CV and  eligibility to work in the UK to asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

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Contact

asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

Traffic Management 12A/B Operative Area 4

Daily tasks will require the installation and removal of various traffic management layouts across the Area 4 network. You will ensure timely execution of traffic management, vehicle and depot security and maintenance, liaising with TM supervisors and managers as required. Good communication skills (written and verbal). Able to communicate clearly and appropriately within the company and represent the company professionally with external contacts. To ensure that all traffic management operations are undertaken with full regard for the safety of visitors, other members of staff and yourself. Ensure that equipment is maintained and stored correctly on vehicles and depot premises at all times.

Requirements:

  • CSCS
  • NRSWA
  • 12A/B Operative
  • TTMBC
  • Full Driving Licence (including Class 2 LGV – not essential)
  • Flexible working patterns to satisfy all routine operations
  • Previous experience within highway related industries

Location: Coldharbour (ME20)

Closing date: On-going

Click below to apply or send a CV and eligibility to work in UK to asc4.hr@aone.uk.com

 

 

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