Opportunities in construction

Position: Crane Banksman (My_Construct_07)

  • Brief Description: A person who directs the operation of a crane or larger vehicle from the point near where loads are attached and detached.
  • Skills: communication skills, the ability to work alone or with others, the ability to work flexibly
  • Salary: £15 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CITB

Position: Bricklayer (MY_Construct_02)

  • Brief Description: A person responsible for building or repairing walls in accordance with construction plan
  • Skills: the ability to read plans, teamworking skills, well-organised
  • Salary: £17 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: NVQ 2

Position: Chainman (MY_Construct_05)

  • Brief Description: A Chainman performs duties to assist on a surveying crew: holds level rod or distance meter reflector at designated points to assist in determining elevation and laying out stakes for map making, construction, land and other surveys
  • Skills: Communication skills, the ability to work with others
  • Salary: £11.50 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CSCS Card

Position: Cleaner (MY_Construct_06)

  • Brief Description: A person who will be undertaking cleaning duties most will hold a Green labourer’s Card. 
  • Skills: good attention to detail, ability to work as a team
  • Salary: £11.50 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CSCS Card

Position: Ganger (MY_Construct_10)

  • Brief Description: A Ganger ensures that the workers are following correct work procedures and safety precautions helping the site manager to assign workers to jobs
  • Skills: leadership skills and the ability to motivate a team, problem-solving skills,
  • Salary: £13.50 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CSCS Card

Position: Gateman/ Traffic Marshall (MY_Construct_11)

  • Brief Description: A CPCS qualified Traffic Marshall. They will be responsible for directing all traffic and pedestrians on and around site
  • Skills: ability to communicate with others
  • Salary: £10.50 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CSCS Card

Position: Handyman (MY_Construct_12)

  • Brief Description: A person who is skilled, has some basic tools and would require Green Basic Skills Card or Blue Skilled Worker Card
  • Skills:  basics in carpentry, plumbing and electrics
  • Salary: £13 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CSCS Card

Position: Carpenter - 1st Fix (MY_Construct_03)

  • Brief Description: Carpenters Follow blueprints and building plans, Installing structures and fixtures, Measure, cut, or shape wood and other materials.
  • Skills: ability to follow technical drawings and plans, Attention to detail 
  • Salary: £16 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: NVQ 2

Position: Carpenter - 2nd Fix (MY_Construct_04)

  • Brief Description: Carpenters Follow blueprints and building plans, Installing structures and fixtures, Measure, cut, or shape wood and other materials.
  • Skills: ability to follow technical drawings and plans, Attention to detail 
  • Salary: £16 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: NVQ 2

Position: Labourer - General (MY_Construct_13)

  • Brief Description: A CSCS labourer. The role will involve general labouring tasks and support of site personnel; they must hold a Green labourer’s Card.
  • Skills: excellent teamworking skills
  • Salary: £9.50 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CSCS Card

Position: Labourer - Semi Skilled (MY_Construct_14)

  • Brief Description: A CSCS qualified labourer. The role may involve the support of trades on site and delivering low level trades work; they must hold a Green Basic Skills Card or Blue Skilled Worker Card. 
  • Skills:  basics in carpentry, plumbing and electrics
  • Salary: £10.50 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CSCS Card

Position: Painter & Decorator (MY_Construct_16)

  • Brief Description:  A person prepares and decorates a particular surface in accordance with the wishes of the client. This will involve working on a wide variety of surfaces, including metal, wood, plaster and stone, and incorporating numerous materials, such as paint, varnish and wallpaper. 
  • Skills: ability to follow job instructions, practical skills and a high level of attention to detail
  • Salary: £13.50 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CSCS Card

Position: Plasterer (MY_Construct_17)

  • Brief Description: A person will be coating internal walls and ceilings with different types of plaster in order for them to be ready to be decorated
  • Skills: creative skills for fibrous plastering and other decorative work, able to work out surface area measurements and volumes of materials
  • Salary: £17.95 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CSCS Card

Position: SIA Security Guard - Day (MY_Construct_19)

  • Brief Description: Security Guards are required to take care of people, valuables or buildings. Their duties are closely related to procedures to avoid damage and theft cases.
  • Skills: ability to use your initiative, confidence to challenge people when necessary, ability to write short reports and follow written instructions
  • Salary: £10 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: SIA

Position: SIA Security Guard - Night (MY_Construct_20)

  • Brief Description: Security Guards are required to take care of people, valuables or buildings. Their duties are closely related to procedures to avoid damage and theft cases.
  • Skills: ability to use your initiative, confidence to challenge people when necessary, ability to write short reports and follow written instructions
  • Salary: £10 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: SIA

Position: Crane Driver (MY_Construct_08)

  • Brief Description: Crane operator duties involve hoisting large tools (generators, acetylene torches, etc.), concrete and steel to different areas of site.
  • Skills: communication skills, the ability to work alone for long periods, the ability to work flexibly
  • Salary: £20 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CITB

Position: Fork-Lift Driver (MY_Construct_09)

  • Brief Description: A CPCS qualified plant operator, able to use a forklift the driver will be moving materials around the site 
  • Skills: practical skills, the ability to put things in order, accuracy and attention to detail
  • Salary: £15 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: CITB

Position: Site Manager (MY_Construct_21)

  • Brief Description: An intermediate member of the site management team, they will report to a project manager and may be part of a team of site managers. The role will oversee multiple trades' packages.
  • Skills: leadership skills and the ability to motivate a team, problem-solving skills, decision-making skills
  • Salary: £28 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: NVQ 5

Position: Project Manager (MY_Construct_18)

  • Brief Description: A senior member of the site management team and will operate as a standalone manager or number one of a large site or report into a project director on largest sites.
  • Skills: leadership skills and the ability to motivate a team, problem-solving skills, decision-making skills
  • Salary: £35 ph
  • Location: London
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Vocational Qualifications: NVQ 5