Competitive salary


City of London, London, UK

Mearl Frost

Ref No: 001_PITBOSS_023600_1631013685

Our clients are looking for a Pit Boss to join their teams in delivering tunnelling works for future projects in London.
You will be taking part in some of the largest infrastructure projects ever undertaken in the UK.
Set personal example and promote best practise in safety, quality and environment
Comply with all company policies and procedures
Build and develop the team to deliver all aspects of the project requirements
Ensure inspection regimes are completed in accordance with requirements and timescales
Ensure all statutory weekly or daily inspections are carried out, e.g. weekly safety and
environment tours
Assist and promote the development of the workforce e.g. identify training requirements,
review the performance of the workforce and ensure delivery of toolbox talks
Ensure high standard of quality on the works to at least meet the specification
Responsible for the daily coordination of the TBM tunnelling, including tunnel logistics
and support services
Responsible for the daily coordination of the SCL tunnelling, including tunnel logistics
and support services
Direct authority over the tunnel and pit bottom workspace, and ultimate control of access
to tunnel works
Responsible for ensuring the correct and safe operation of tunnel equipment
Coordinate with the Mechanical and Electrical Teams to arrange repairs and facilitate
maintenance works Safety:
Demonstrate a personal commitment to safety and contribute to safety initiatives
Act in the best interests of the project in all dealings with the Client, suppliers,
workforce and public

To succeed as a Pit Boss, candidates MUST have the following:
Experience and knowledge:

Successful experience within similar tunnelling environment.
Good knowledge of safety legislation and environment issues.
Thorough knowledge of TBM and SCL tunnelling procedures and working methods.
Knowledge of best practise in safety, quality and environment.
Experience in completing effective Performance and Development Reviews
Must have required qualifications, skills, behaviours and attributes:
NVQ Level 4 - Construction Site Supervision or similar
SMSTS Certificate
CSCS Supervisor Card/Gold
TSTS (Tunnel Safety Training Scheme)
TEEP (Tunnel Entry & Emergency Procedure)

Benefits include:
PAYE contract
Long term assignment
PPE Provided
Holiday Pay
Continuous Improvement Scheme

To register your interest or for more information Vincent Lewis 07425637877

McGinley Support Services (Infrastructure) Ltd is committed to equal opportunities and actively seeks applications from all sectors of the community. We particularly encourage applications from women, those with a disability (that is permissible to a safety-critical environment) and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates, as these groups are underrepresented throughout the construction industry.

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