Apply for Skilled Ground Worker - Labourer

Company Overview With over 25 years of experience in Construction Smiths is now firmly established as one of the region’s most experienced and trustworthy firms. We are currently recruiting for a skilled ground worker to join our well-established family company, offering a complete service to the construction industry. The successful candidate must have at least 3 years ground work experience. Objectives of the role
  • Working within policies and procedures, covering all aspects of Groundworks to achieve a high standard of work completed on time within budget.
  • Reporting to Site Manager
Key responsibilities You will be required to carry out:
  • All aspects of Groundworks
  • Drainage and ducting
  • Digging footings whilst having an understanding of plans and datum
  • Externals and finishing’s (slabbing, kerbing, paving)
  • Concreting
  • Complying with Health and Safety policy and procedures
  • General labouring
  • Ensuring company property is looked after
The successful candidate will
  • Have ability to work as part of a team but also be able to manage their time and workload
  • Have ability to think ahead and give consideration to the job in hand
  • Ability to use of power tools
  • Have an understanding and or be able to read drawings
  • Be self-motivated, keen to learn, conscientious and prepared to work in all weather conditions
  • Be reliable and punctual
Education /Experience
  • Must hold a valid full UK driving licence
  • Must hold a valid CSCS
  • Experience in operating dumpers and rollers
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience
  • Machine tickets – preferred
Benefits include
  • Works transport provided
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • 28 days holiday (including Bank Holiday)
  • Corporate gym membership discount
  • 6 monthly boot allowance
  • Complimentary PPE
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