Concrete Technician, Denham, SOCOTEC. Salary £26,000 for 40 hours with opportunities for overtime, plus new starter bonus worth £1000
We have a great opportunity for experienced Concrete Technicians to drive and deliver a major rail project as part of our industry leading Materials Testing team.
To support ambitious growth plans we are seeking Concrete Technicians to join our thriving and growing team. This opportunity will allow you to undertake field work and laboratory-based work and will play a role in the growth of this business stream.
With a focus on customer service and accuracy, you will represent SOCOTEC as a member of our on-site laboratory team to deliver our clients’ needs. Your responsibilities will include:-
Sample and prepare materials for laboratory testing, including but not limited to concrete, soils, and aggregates within the laboratory and on-site
Complete sample collections, tests and other tasks accurately
Work safely in line with company and customer protocols
We are a fast growing business and industry leaders; that means we are able to offer a wide range of career opportunities. SOCOTEC are the UK's leading provider of testing, inspection and compliance services. We offer an unrivalled range of technical expertise and services through a nationwide network of UKAS-accredited laboratories, consultancy services and field-based operations. By joining us you’ll be part of a 1,700-strong team that helps the business carry out 7 million tests per year for 5,000 clients.
This role is based in Denham, Herts, with the opportunity for field-based work across SOCOTEC’s UK sites, so a full driving licence is essential. Our ideal candidate will have experience of concrete testing, and ideally a CSCS card.
In return, in addition to a competitive salary with a paid lunch break, and plenty of opportunity for paid overtime, we offer free on-site parking, a 24/7 canteen, complimentary hot drinks in the lab, and all the benefits of working for a dynamic and growing organisation including generous holidays, company pension and discounts on high street shopping, as well as opportunities for training and development.
Think you’ve got what it takes to add value to our success? We would love to hear from you and look forward to your application.
We’re looking for a professional, dynamic and motivated individual with ability to work alone and as part of a team. You are likely to have experience working in construction, materials testing or other industrial environment where health and safety is key. You may be looking for a change of direction in you career.
We are looking for:-
A full driving licence that is valid in the UK
Enthusiasm & willingness to learn
Mobility, flexibility and commitment
With over 100 years of history, SOCOTEC is the UK’s leading provider of testing, inspection and compliance services, operating across three sectors and offering an unrivalled range of technical expertise and accredited services, including consultancy. Proud of our innovative nature, customer focus and drive to continually improve, we put people at the heart of what we do, employing more than 1700 people throughout a nationwide network of UKAS accredited laboratories and offices, serving over 7000 customers.
SOCOTEC is an equal opportunities employer.
Glatthaar Keller Uk
Addlestone, KT15 9BG
Glatthaar Keller building bespoke, high-quality basements since 1980.
Type of employment: permanent, full time
to work on self-builders construction projects. You will be the one to help the plans of architects and engineers come to life and become full and solid structures.
Experience in working on relevant projects and using equipment is essential. You must have physical strength, endurance and work well with your hands. Being effective in collaboration, following instructions and safety rules, are also important.
Assist tradesmen and machine operators in construction projects
Unload and carry materials at construction sites
Prepare and apply construction materials to build
structures or fill gaps (e.g cement)
Smooth and level new concrete or other materials
Clean out site from debris and discarded material
Proven experience as a construction worker
Experience in operating equipment like drills,
pneumatic hammers etc.
Knowledge of mixing and pouring construction material (concrete, sand, grout etc.)
Knowledge of basic engineering and construction principles and methods
▪ Able to work in a team
Able to read instructions and blueprints when needed
Very good knowledge of English (spoken and written)
Excellent balance and eye-hand coordination
Minimum clean driving license B + BE to drive a Van and Trailer, alternatively clean driving license C1+E to drive a 7.5-ton HGV with trailer
What we offer
Independent work in a motivated team
Training tailored to individual skills and abilities
Training on site
Entry-level salary £17/hour
Please send your CV & covering letter together with your earliest possible entry date by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
We are pleased to meet you!
Glatthaar Keller Ltd.
PO Box 631
Addlestone, KT15 9BG
phone +44 (0) 1932 344454
Muncal Group Ltd
Berkshire, Reading and Surrey
Muncal Group Ltd is a boutique construction company offering services in the areas of construction, groundworks, landscaping, repairs and maintenance in and around Berkshire, Surrey and Kent. The company has various projects with private individuals as well as large scale property developers.
We have a friendly and supportive work culture where hard work is recognised and rewarded. Our core values are: commitment to delivering excellent customer service, collaborative team work, excellent workmanship and integrity.
What we need:
Due to the company’s continual growth, we are looking for 2 multi-skilled tradesmen to start immediately, with demonstrable skills in the following: construction; carpentry; plumbing; decoration; and general handyman work.
The location of work will be predominantly in Berkshire and Surrey (and some work in Reading).
We require tradesmen who complete projects properly, first time round with due care and skill.
The offer is this:
hourly rate of £18 to £20 commiserate with experience;
hours of work between 8 am to 5:00pm (but may vary due to the weather);
mobile phone and work van;
immediate start, subject only to your availability.
We will provide all tools etc necessary for the role.
What you need to be successful in securing this role:
Positive reference checks – please provide 2 references.
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:
a minimum of 3 years of solid experience as a multi-skilled tradesman demonstrating you have acquired the skills mentioned above,
hold a current drivers licence;
CSCS cards, relevant NVQs;
be able to work confidently and independently without any supervision;
possess strong time management skills;
possess strong teamwork skills;
possess strong attention to detail;
possess a solid understanding of and commitment to health safety requirements whilst working on site;
committed to seeing projects through to the end;
hard working, reliable and honest;
possess a passion for working in the industry.
We look forward to hearing from you. Apply now and email your CV for consideration to email@example.com
Gower College Swansea
Gorseinon, SA4 6RD
Gower College has a number of new and exciting Estates Capital projects upcoming and this role will be responsible for ensuring that these projects are delivered on time and within budget. Liaising with college staff, students and contractors throughout the projects lifecycle you will be responsible for successful delivery of projects to facilitate better learning environments for our students.
Candidates must be professionally qualified and have an HNC, HND or degree in a construction related discipline with at least 5 years’ experience in a similar role. You must have sound commercial awareness and knowledge of building technology and construction principles. Excellent communication skills, organisational skills and project management skills are essential and experience of capital projects greater than £10m would be desirable.
Applications may be submitted in Welsh and will be treated no less favourably than applications submitted in English. Gower College Swansea recognises the importance of delivering its services in Welsh and recognises the need to grow its bilingual workforce. We therefore encourage applications from candidates who can demonstrate good Welsh Language skills Gower College Swansea is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check. Fixed Term, Full Time, Until December 2023