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Skilled Groundworker (Social Housing)

Job Description

  • Job Reference: RASG040422
  • Job Title: Skilled Groundworker (Social Housing)
  • Salary: £24,000 - £26,000 + van / fuel / package
  • Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland

Skilled Groundworker
Are you looking for a Skilled Groundworker role? Interested in working for a leading Construction Company?

VANRATH are recruiting a Skilled Groundworker to work within the Building Maintenance department for a large, leading Construction Company in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

£24,000 - £26,000 + package

Overview of Role:

  • To undertake the duties/responsibilities as a Groundworker to the standards set out by the contract
  • To carry out the duties as a Groundworker in accordance with Statutory Regulations, Company policies and Procedures
  • To assist the Foreman in producing a quality product within the contract period
  • Understand, implement and adhere to SHEQ requirements
  • To ensure you complete the full sequence of events on PDA and the completion of jobs for invoicing
  • Efficient use of the Impact system
  • To adhere to the Client contract KPI's and, target dates and timeframes

Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide a high quality service to tenants, specifically within domestic properties that are either occupied or void
  • To undertake all elements of a Groundworker, and where required undertake roof work
  • Undertake where required other multi trade duties
  • To attend all relevant training courses, including all health and safety
  • To work in accordance with any training and instructions given and bring to the attention of the employer any shortcomings and defects in the management systems and protective measures
  • To use protective equipment, substances and tools/equipment in accordance with instructions and training given
  • Compliance with specification and SOR codes
  • Adherence to the sequence of events for each job on the PDA
  • Ensure van stock is processed and managed accordingly
  • Ensure that your work is carried out the highest quality and within a reasonable amount of time
  • Ensure any additional work is captured and communicated to the relevant person, so that the company can invoice for additional work completed
  • Compliant in timeframes allocated of jobs, ensure target dates are met
  • Compliance with materials / workmanship schedules
  • Maintain and care for all company tools
  • To use appropriate safety equipment
  • To ensure areas of work are left clean, tidy and safe at all times
  • To be responsible for and take due care of the company van in accordance with the company car policy
  • Liaison with the client, consultants, contract administrator, head office etc
  • Be responsible for your own safety and all other around you
  • Make every effort to attend mandatory courses relevant to your role
  • Material co-ordination and organisation
  • Ensure accurate / timely completion of any relevant site based documentation
  • To oversee/assist in the training of apprentices as required
  • Any other reasonable management request
  • Within your salary includes payment for small hand tools essential for carrying out the duties of a Groundwork, please ensure these are fit for purpose and in line with H&S requirements

The Ideal Person:

  • Valid CSCS/CSR card
  • Relevant on-site experience in similar role
  • Working knowledge of current Health and Safety Legislation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to demonstrate good teamwork values
  • Full, valid, clean driving license
  • Experience working on Response Maintenance contracts

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Built Environment job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Robert Apps for a confidential discussion