About the vacancy

Our railcivils team is seeking a Supervisor to help with the delivery of multiple projects across the Kent, Sussex, Wessex, and East Anglia routes.

This opportunity would suit a proactive candidate with rail/construction experience. PTS (Personal Track Safety) and Leadership experience is a MUST!

You will be providing support across a range of projects at various sites across the Kent, Sussex, Wessex & East Anglia region/routes. Works will include all aspects of Civils Minor Works to Arches, Bridges, Tunnels and Earthworks.

As a Supervisor, you will need to be the first point of call for grounds teams and contractors and work closely with all project managers.

Ideal candidates will have:

  • CSCS, PTS and SSTS
  • Previous experience of supervising rail/construction works
  • Have a good understanding of Health, Safety and Environmental practices
  • Self-motivated and a team player


Founded by brothers Shane and Jack in 2002, COOMBES have grown into a leading supplier of Civils, vegetation management, practical environmental support, and specialist plant hire services.

As a Principal Contractor and POS licence holder we work directly alongside Network Rail and have built an incredible industry reputation by constantly delivering work to the highest standard. We believe that our experienced management, planning and multi-disciplinary delivery teams, combined with our own fleet of modern on-track plant and equipment, allows us to deliver a level of responsiveness and flexibility that is hard to match.

We are experiencing significant growth across multiple regions, so are seeking professionals to strengthen and support our teams, allowing us to continue offering a service that is second to none.

Salary: £30k + OT. Company vehicle supplied (for commuting and business use)

Working Hours: 40 hours per week, to be worked Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm with 1hr unpaid break. This role will require some out of hours working, including at weekends and evenings.

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We will keep your CV on our records for 6 months after the closing date, at which point it will be destroyed.

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