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Lining Operative

Job Reference tarmac/TP/109/4129

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Job Introduction

At Tarmac, ‘who you are’ matters.  We want to get to know you.  If you share our values and are proud of a job well done, collaborative in working well with others and ambitious to make things better, then have a read of what we have on offer. 

We are currently looking for a Lining Operative to join our friendly Highways team in Norfolk.

Here at Tarmac, we are working hard to create a dynamic and inclusive environment and it’s important that our people come from a variety of different backgrounds.

Main Responsibilities

  • Liaise with Client’s Representatives, Statutory Undertakers Representatives and the General Public (as required)
  • Assist in the management of the on-site paperwork and ensure all records are up to date in accordance with Tarmac local management procedures.
  • Assist and implement compliance with safety processes and policies detailed in works safety plans and companies policies
  • Reports incidents, non-conformances, safety observations and near hits in line with company reporting procedure and participate in incident investigations when required
  • Assist in the delivery of the daily briefing, relevant toolbox talks and any site specific induction prior to commencing work on site.
  • Undertake site operations to maximise operational effectiveness and efficiency at all times. Liaise with Supervisor to understand/ achieve set daily/weekly targets   to optimise outputs.
  • Ensure material waste is minimised.
  • Carry out pre start checks on each machine you are operating (including hired-in plant). Report any plant defects to your Supervisor immediately and ensure all plant is safely and securely stored in designated parking area, at the end of each shift
  • Manage site operations to ensure all works are completed to the highest standard and comply with contract specification and quality standards. 
  • Where required ensure works are inspected with the Customer and the contract is approved/sign off prior to leaving site.
  • Ensure the Quality and accuracy of works in accordance with Company Procedures
  • Maintain records of works as directed.
  • Manage working relationship with the local community & publicise any local community projects.

The Ideal Candidate

At least 3 years experience on all types of Highway road marking both new and recovered and on multiple surface types.

A sound understanding of the application of section scheme 7; road markings requirements and the ability to translate to the ground with minimal reference to technical documentation

A sound knowledge of company generic risk assessments, safe systems of work and effective usage of PPE.


NVQ level 2 in Road marking

CSCS Qualification

Valid LGV class 2 driving licence


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Why Us

We offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits: 

  • Bonus
  • Access to the Tarmac Reward website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc.
  • Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice
  • Access to join our Employee Communities (employee networks) we currently have nine communities inc.(REACH) Religious, Ethnic, Cultural Heritage, LGBTQ+, Parents & Carers, Ability, Wellbeing, Female voice and Menopause
  • Training and development opportunities 

Interested? Why not click here to find out more?  Go on… are you ready to build your future? 

Tarmac is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.