Groundworker

Water & Utilities
  • UK, South East, Kent
  • Permanent
  • Full time
  • Negotiable
Our client is a contractor that works in the water sector and they are currently looking to recruit for several Groundworkers across their Sussex, Kent and Hampshire locations. Job Description: The role will include: - Setting up site including barriers, safety signage and huts/small work buildings. - Using...
  • Posted
  • Deadline: 22.05.2024

Managing consultant

Julian Taylor

Quote ref: 4907/27304

Quote ref: 4907/27304

Job description

Our client is a contractor that works in the water sector and they are currently looking to recruit for several Groundworkers across their Sussex, Kent and Hampshire locations.  

 

Job Description:  

 

The role will include:  

- Setting up site including barriers, safety signage and huts/small work buildings.  

- Using equipment and tools effectively to perform construction tasks.  

- Removing and installing drainage and pipework systems.  

- Laying pavements, kerbs and driveways.  

- Interpreting drawings and technical specifications.  

- Following technical specifications and plans to perform Groundwork tasks.  

- Preparing the ground and foundations in preparation for other construction work to begin.  

- Digging trenches and moving ground.  

- Working with waterways and connecting pipework to existing pipework.  

- Following relevant health and safety procedures and risk management.  

- Operating plant machinery and vehicles such as 360 Excavators and Forward Tipping Dumpers.

Requirements

- Good problem solving skills  

- A good level of physical fitness to perform required tasks.  

- A valid CSCS card.  

- Ability to read technical specifications and diagrams.  

- Able to work effectively as part of a diverse team.  

- Previous experience within Groundworks or assisting Groundworkers

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