Civils Operative

Location Clare
Discipline: Engineering
Contact name: Glen Carr

Job ref: 012234
Published: about 1 month ago

We are hiring! 


Circet Ireland are looking for an experienced Civils Operative with competitive rates on offer.  


We are looking for a hardworking and committed crew member for long term work for projects in the Clare area.  


Working with Circet 


Circet Ireland & UK (Formerly KN Group) have built an ever-growing portfolio of specialist services. We are leading providers to the Telecommunications, Transport Infrastructure and Power Sectors in Ireland and the UK. We are driven to be innovative and proactive in delivering solutions that meet our client’s expectations while not losing sight of their changing requirements. With over 4000 employees across Ireland & UK we continue to bring people together to make this happen. 


Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Provide new installation of duct, chambers, cabinets & associated equipment. 
  • Locating and clearing of blockages in various surface types such as verge, footway and carriageway and reinstate to Purple Books / Local Authority standard ensuring all information / pictures are captured on company supplied assets 
  • Experience in all aspects of re-instatement in various surface types, i.e. Concrete, HRA, SMA, Paving, Cobble-lock, etc 
  • Box / Chamber building (Heavy Civils Crews) 
  • Open cut trenching and installation of new duct and associated equipment in all surface types, verge, footway and carriageway (public and private) (Heavy Civils Crews only) 
  • Sub-ducting and Install new draw rope or cable in new duct as required 
  • Using company provided iPad / Tablet and completion of appropriate paperwork for daily works (job sheets / risk assessments / plant sheets-GA2 / driver checks) 
  • Risk assessing and hazard identification, with a strong focus on health and safety requirements and responsibilities 
  • Responsibility for the company assets & plant assigned for duties 
  • Ensure compliance with all current client processes and procedures 

Knowledge & Skills Requirements: 

  • Full drivers licence and have a minimum 1 year proven driving experience 
  • C + E (CE / C1E ) licence desirable. Every crew will require one member with a trailer license. 
  • Desirable tickets: First Aid, Abrasive Wheels, 360, LUGS, SLG 
  • Experience in a similar operational or engineering environment within the telecommunications industry 
  • Be able to communicate effectively and professionally with internal and external clients 
  • Experience using iPad for work planning and updates 

Why work in Circet? 


*        Be part of a company that encourages involvement, diversity and inclusion 

*        Be part of a company that nurtures excellence and develops leaders 

*        Be part of a company that encourages personal development and career progression through our further education programme, mentoring programme and pathway programme 

*        Be part of a company that is dedicated to making a difference through our Corporate Social Responsibility 


Circet IRE & UK is an inclusive organisation and welcomes all applications. Our mission is to create a workforce that consists of individuals with talent, skills and potential across all areas of our business. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.