Groundworker / Bricklayer MEAR64429

Recruiter
Mears
Location
Exeter, Devon
Salary
£10.00 - £12.50 per hour
Posted
21 May 2018
Closes
18 Jun 2018
Ref
MEAR64429
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Groundworker / Bricklayer MEAR64429

Exeter

£10.00 - £12.50 per hour

Here at Mears Group our vision is to make a positive difference to the communities we serve.

We do this by improving homes, improving communities and improving lives and our approach is based on the development of outstanding partnerships with employees, clients, tenants, customers, their families and the wider community.

With staff of all ages and walks of life, a job with Mears has a rewarding impact on the lives of others and your own life. With offices across the UK, a job at Mears could be just around the corner.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Groundworker to join our team based in Exeter. 

Within the role, you will be responsible for general setting out, organising (materials and plant) and completion of small works schemes between £25 up to £5,000.

Taking information from job outline tickets, you will prepare the ground to be flagged alongside laying flagging, edging and kerb stones. Laying flags including cementing and mortaring, you will work to line and levels, ensuring fall on flags whilst cutting flags using hand and machine tools.

In order to be successful in this role, you will have knowledge and experience of concreting (paths and steps/patio areas etc), bricklaying (walls/re-pointing/steps), fencing (timber - feather edge / panels / hit & miss, chainlink, metal handrails) and also disabled access works.

With previous experience of working in the Building Construction/Maintenance industry, you will be qualified to City and Guilds, NVQ Level 3 or equivalent. Experience within social housing is also important.

Candidates must hold a full UK driving licence

 

Please refer to the full job description upon applying

Once you join the family, you'll have online access to a range of voluntary and flexible benefits, including...

  • Training and development
  • Long service and additional holiday leave - Colleagues who stay for a period of time at Mears are rewarded for their service.
  • Seeing first-hand the impact you have on the lives of the people you support

Mears Group PLC and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunities Employers

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.