Apply for Skilled Ground Worker - Labourer

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
  • Accepted file types: doc, docx, pdf.