Vacancy details

Division
Morgan Sindall Property Services Limited
Ref
68433
Vacancy title
Labourer
Function(s)
Social Housing/Repairs & Maintenance
Contract type
Full time permanent
Region
South East England
Location(s)
St Albans
Description

Salary:  £18,000 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., Eye Care Vouchers, Share Save schemes, 1 Professional Subscription per annum, Paid voluntary work

About the company

At Morgan Sindall Property Services (MSPS) we believe that talented people are key to our success. There’s nothing that excites us more than finding and developing talent and empowering people to be the best they can be.

We are the leading provider of building maintenance services within the public sector; providing repairs, planned & void refurbishments and compliance services to over 200,000 properties nationwide.

As a company we love pushing boundaries, challenging the status quo and doing things differently to provide the best possible outcomes for our employees and customers. Whether it’s investing in new technology, developing the careers of our people or creating last legacies within the communities we work; we love knowing that we keep moving forward.

About the team

MSPS operates a decentralized philosophy. This means that while we maintain a strong and consistent approach to the way we work, our teams and contracts have the flexibility to tailor and adapt their delivery to meet the needs of our customers.

With over 30 different contracts nationwide, our teams are empowered to make decisions based on what is right for the project, ensuring our customers always comes first.

Abouth the Role

  • Ensure that all tools and equipment are readily available at the beginning of each shift so that workers can begin their work on time.
  • Arrange for materials such as bricks, mortar, and cement to be available at assigned worksites.
  • Load and unload materials to and from delivery trucks, ensuring that they are safely moved to storage sites.
  • Erect and maintain walls, retaining walls and fences.
  • Assist in construction or demolishing of buildings.
  • Load and unload structure materials and move materials in work areas.
  • Direct traffic at or near building sites and carry out other traffic management activities.
  • Maintain plants, landscape, and gardens.
  • Assist supervisors with clerical duties.
  • Operate forklift, mowers and material breakers.
  • Maintain tools and equipment.
  • Erect/demolish concrete forms, scaffolding, and ramps.
  • Assist in plantation and take care of forests.
  • Dig trenches and place pipes or cables for drains and extra services.
  • Construct and maintain roads, pathways or railways.
  • Clean up work sites.
  • Manage shift equipment and materials.
  • Transfer and finish concrete slabs.
  • Take delivery of materials and cargo from suppliers.
  • Mix, transfer and extend materials such as concrete and asphalt.
  • Help in drilling and blasting; plane earth using rakes and shovels.
  • Remove debris and trash from sites using wheelbarrows.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager.
  • Ensure all PPE is provided and present prior to engaging on task.
  • Ensure you have materials and equipment provided before you undertake task.
  • Ensure that the task is deliverable within the time allocation
  • Ensure all works do not present a hazard or danger to others
  • Ensure all H&S documentation (RAMS) are present prior to engaging on task
  • Ensure asbestos survey is present prior to undertaking works
  • If operating plant or machinery ensure all certifications for plant is present and up to date prior to use.

About you

Must have full or automatic UK driving driver license hold for minimum 12 months

  • Ability to do undertake strenuous tasks.
  • Ability to work in all weather.
  • Workers must be punctual and reliable.
  • Previous experience as a general labourer is preferred.
  • Ability to use small hand tools
  • Ability to operate small hand held plant such as drills and breakers
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Must be able to work within a team environment
  • Basic construction skills would be advantageous.

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, flexible working and that talented people are key to our success.

 

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