Trainee Roller Driver and Semi Skilled Groundworker

Smith’s (Gloucester) Ltd is a family run business owned and run by the Smith family since 1982. Smith’s (Gloucester) Ltd has grown from a single owner-operated plant hire company to a multifaceted group with family values still firmly at the heart of each project undertaken. At Smiths we pride ourselves on our ethics of reliability and hard work which enables us to deliver a wide range of services that we can all be proud of. We specialise in Construction, Waste Management, Plant Hire, Demolition and Transport operations

We are looking for an Trainee Roller Driver & Semi-skilled Ground-worker to join our Laser Controlled Excavator team. The successful candidate must be willing to work away from home when required.

You will need to have a FULL UK driving license


  • Working as part of the specialist stone levelling gang
  • Driving any plant/equipment as directed
  • Observe all Health and Safety requirements and instructions at the site
  • Wear the appropriate PPE
  • Follow all instruction and direction from supervisor
  • Carry out best practice and safe working practices
  • Report any malfunction, unserviceability of equipment/ tools immediately
  • Complete weekly timesheet and plant timesheet and hand it to the supervisor


  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Full time contract
  • Bonus scheme
  • Increased hourly rate when working away.
  • Paid accommodation and evening meal allowance when working away.
  • Paid travel when working away.
  • Company van for business use.
  • Corporate gym membership discount
  • Six monthly boot allowance, all other PPE provided
  • Life assurance scheme (2 x scheme)
  • Family-run business
  • Progression opportunities
  • Commitment from employers to continued learning and development
  • Access to mental health support

The successful candidate must live within the South-West and have a CPCS or NPORS Roller certificate.

Closing Date:

August 31, 2022


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