Overview

Groundworkers are the first trade onto construction and civil engineering site and they work closely with supervisors and engineers. You will be involved in Interpreting design specifications to prepare a construction site ready for structural building works to take place.

Desired skills

- Interpret and follow verbal and written work instructions from supervisors and site managers.
- Access and interpret and use drawings and specifications
- Select the required resources including tools and fixtures

Personal qualities

- Effective communication skills -oral, written, electronic, listening, body language and presentation.
- Team worker
- Logical thinking
- Independent working
- Provide good customer service
- Aware of their Health & Safety and that of others

Desired qualifications

GCSE Maths and English at level 4 or above

Future prospects

Career Progression to Supervisor / Team Leader

Things to consider

7.30am to 4.00pm Monday to Thursday, 3.00pm on a Friday – Half an hour for lunch

Important Other Information

Most of the work is carried out on sites on Cramlington, Northumberland and you must be able to travel to get there to start your day.
Please note the College day release is at Northumberland College

Benefits

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Our Proffessional Values

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Our achievement rates are well above the national average. We are the College of the Year

(* Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

Safegaurding

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