Vacancy details

Division
Morgan Sindall Property Services Limited
Ref
68416
Vacancy title
Groundworker
Function(s)
Social Housing/Repairs & Maintenance
Contract type
Full time permanent
Region
South East England
Location(s)
Barleylands Depot, Barleylands Road, Billericay, Essex CM11 2UF
Description

Salary: £27,000 per annum

Benefits:

23 days holiday plus bank holidays, Accident Cover - B&CE Scheme, Life Assurance – B&CE Scheme, Company van if required (work use only), Career progression with our Training and Development programme, Company Uniform, Cycle to Work Scheme, Oracle benefits; including Cashback, voucher codes, shopping vouchers, reloadable cards, discount holidays etc.,  Share Save schemes, 1 Professional Subscription per annum, Paid voluntary work

About Us

Morgan Sindall Property Services provides integrated property maintenance services to both the public and private sector, with particular expertise in housing and public building maintenance.

We are the nation’s complete housing solutions specialist with over 30 years’ experience within the affordable housing sector. We provide planned and reactive maintenance to over 200,000 domestic properties nationwide and have a significant portfolio of large-scale framework refurbishment programmes. Our main areas of expertise include: building management systems, day-to-day responsive repairs, void property refurbishments, programmed maintenance, and electrical and gas installations, servicing and repairs.

About The Role

Working to deliver highest quality service to carry out a variety of technical services tasks. Working efficiently and safety in line with best practise to achieve an excellent customer experience. This role may operate across multiple contracts.

The position includes a company van, fuel card, uniform and PDA all training is provided to help you do the job to the best of your ability.

About You

  • Operating various ground works machines such as lawn mowers and ground maintenance equipment.
  • Managing and operating pickup/dumper trucks required for various hauling activities.
  • Undertaking regular maintenance on the equipment and tools.
  • Maintaining parking lots and undertaking minor repairs on the surface as and when required.
  • Installation of site/external signs and barriers to control traffic when performing repair work.
  • Monitor ground/surface area and identify repair work required.
  • Perform assessment on work schedules and collect all materials as per job/task required.
  • Maintain records of site before and after the work in form of photographs.
  • Manage all tools and equipment necessary for ground work.
  • Identify training for using materials on efficiently.
  • Prepared reports for any defects on equipment and materials for management.
  • Work with building surveyor to establish ground levels
  • Set out drainage/ land waste drains
  • Marking out and digging shallow trenches for foundations and drains
  • Form-working - putting up or dismantling the shuttering that holds setting concrete in place
  • Steel fixing - bending and fixing the bars used to reinforce concrete structures
  • Steel piling - fixing steel sheets together to form temporary retaining walls for excavation work
  • Concreting - layering and smoothing concrete for foundations, floors and beams
  • Road working - concreting, laying kerbs, paving and resurfacing
  • Ensuring all PPE is provided and present prior to engaging on task.
  • Ensuring you have materials and equipment provided before you undertake task.
  • Ensuring that the task is deliverable within the time allocation
  • Ensuring all works do not present a hazard or danger to others
  • Ensuring all H&S documentation (RAMS) are present prior to engaging on task
  • Ensuring asbestos survey is present prior to undertaking works
  • Ensuring all certifications for plant is present and up to date prior to use.

Also:

  • Must have full or automatic UK driver license.
  • Ability to work in all weather.
  • Workers must be punctual and reliable.
  • Previous experience as a qualified Ground worker in the construction industry preferred
  • Ability to use hand tools
  • Ability to operate small hand held plant such as drills and breakers etc.
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions
  • NVQ level 2 in construction
  • NVQ level 2 in plant operations
  • CSCS Blue Skilled Worker Card

To be part of a successful team and build your future career with Morgan Sindall please apply now.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the leading industry sector companies where we recognise the value of diversity and that talented people are key to our success.

 

 

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