Machine Operative

Location: Various Sites, Yorkshire

Rate of pay: £16 - £17.50 per hour (negotiable dependant on experience).
Job Type: Permanent- basic hours Monday – Friday 07.30 – 17.00
Start date: Various

Role overview:

Works will involve various tasks such as Drainage, Foundations, and trimming roads ready for Tarmac. We are looking for highly experienced Operators for various Projects.

So, if you enjoy delivering only the best in customer service, a life where no two days are the same, and want to join a growing company that not only values you and your ability but also strives to develop your potential and further your career progression, then Howard Civil Engineering are the right Company for you.


  • Carrying out work to a high standard
  • Maintaining good H&S practises while carrying out works.
  • Understanding clearly what is required from the start shift briefing and carry out the task as required


  • MUST have experience operating 360 excavators above and below 10 ton
  • MUST have CPCS/NPORS card
  • Have a positive, optimistic attitude
  • High attention to detail, taking pride in your work
  • Must be a team player
  • Lifting Ops with Excavator Ticket preferred


As well as competitive rates of pay, you’ll have full training and use of company equipment to ensure that all our Operatives have the right tools, competency and confidence to undertake the work to our high standard of operation, regardless of background or previous experience.

  • Overtime available.
  • PPE & uniform provided.
  • Immediate start is available.
  • Regular training.

Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond to each application individually.

Strictly no agencies please

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