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Maintenance Operative M/F

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Egis is an international player active in the consulting, construction engineering and mobility service sectors.
We design and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
With operations in 120 countries, Egis places the expertise of its 18,000 employees at the disposal of its clients and develops cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects.
Improving people's quality of life and supporting communities in their social and economic development, whilst drastically reducing carbon emissions and achieving vital 2050 net zero targets, that's our purpose.



Position description

Job title

Maintenance Operative M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Job description


The hands-on implementation of the day-to-day maintenance on the motorway

To carry out routine maintenance activities including:

Landscaping / grass cutting / weed control
Litter collection
Accident damage repair (e.g., boundary fence repairs, concrete repairs)
Cleaning road furniture (e.g., signs, bridges)
Traffic management
Driving winter maintenance vehicles
Completing patrols of the road
General maintenance duties
Keep accurate records of tasks completedTo provide call-out cover to out-of-office hours’ emergency responses.To undertake all allocated maintenance tasks as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor.




Qualifications/ Education / Training

Essential to the role:

2nd level education
Valid Safe Pass holder
Valid Category B driving licence
Desirable to the role:

Category C driving licence
DE or CE category driving licence(s)
Valid Driver CPC card
Up-to-date training/qualifications in Traffic Management
Experience/ Knowledge

Essential to the role:

Relevant experience with a background in construction or farming
Experience in one or more of the routine maintenance activities listed above
An understanding of and commitment to health and safety practices and principles
Desirable to the role:

Experience in a similar role maintaining roads
Experience of road construction
Experience of traffic management, particularly on high-speed roads
Knowledge of the standard methods, equipment, materials, tools, and practices used in performing road maintenance activities

Essential to the role:

Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
Good standard of written and spoken English
Desirable to the role:

Technology – Ability to navigate mobile devices easily & associated apps/tools for recording of works.
Personal Attributes

Self-motivated and enthusiastic
Good interpersonal skills
Adaptable and flexible, with a willingness to learn new skills
Additional Requirements

Willingness to:

Provide 24/7 on-call cover on a rostered basis
Work outdoors
Work in adverse weather conditions
Work irregular hours
Perform night work as required
Job Types: Permanent, Full-time


8 hour shift
Day shift
Monday to Friday
Night shift


Class B Driving Licence (required)
Class C Driving Licence (preferred)
Work Location: In person
Application deadline: 12/08/2023

Reference ID: Cork - MO
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Position location

Job location

Europe, Ireland



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

1-Under A. Level or High School Diploma Graduation

Minimum level of experience required

2-5 years