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Apprentice Groundworker

Apprentice Groundworker

Salary:
Between £4.15 and £8.00 Per Hour
Closing Date:
30th June 2020
Position:
Apprenticeship

Construction Skills Village

HU11 5RE

We are currently recruiting on behalf of our client who is seeking a highly driven individual, who enjoys practical work and the great outdoors.

We are currently recruiting on behalf of our client who is seeking a highly driven individual, who enjoys practical work and the great outdoors. Situated in East Yorkshire and formed in 1984, they have continued to flourish which has led to becoming Local Authority approved contractors for East Riding Council and Yorkshire Water.

DESCRIPTION: Apprentice Groundworker

· To install, maintain and remove site safety barriers, trench defences, safety notices and lighting.

· Locate and excavate to expose buried utility services using cable avoidance techniques.

· Form and reinstate excavations and surfaces to sub-grades, sub-bases and road bases.

· Set out and lay flags, paviours, edging and gravel to the correct standard and legislation.

· To understand the requirements of ducting systems, internal and external drainage.

· Gauging, mixing, placing, compacting and finishing mortars and concrete by hand and by mixer.

· To understand the importance of health & safety and the techniques associated with manual handling.

· Direct and guide the movement of articulated vehicles, plant and machinery.

· To select, use and maintain setting out equipment and power tools.

· Install geo-membranes to stabilise soil re-instatement and excavations.

DESIRED SKILLS:

· Able to cope with the physical demands of the job.

· To demonstrate commitment to the role and qualification.

· Full UK Driving Licence would be preferable, due to our client’s remote location.

· Achieved a Level 1 in English & Maths, or willingness to attain.

PERSONAL QUALITIES:

· Good interpersonal Skills.

· Enthusiasm and personal drive to succeed.

· The ability to handle pressure when meeting deadlines.

· Effective time management and organisational skills.

TRAINING PROVIDED:

· You will achieve a Level 2 Groundwork Standard.

Contact

Kacie Peirson

Operations Coordinator

Middle Deepdale
Eastfield
Scarborough
North Yorkshire
YO11 3RH

07950315219

kacie@northernregeneration.co.uk

http://www.skills-village.co.uk