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Groundworks/ Bricklayer/ Material Handler

Job Reference: 1009_1532439933
Location: Scotland
Salary Range:

£20 to 25 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

ASC Connections require Groundworks and Material Handlers for our specialist Environmental Oil and Spillage Client with locations all across the UK. We are now recruiting for candidates in the Edinburgh and Manchester regions. Our client specialise in Oil spillage response and Remediation's. This is a permanent role with a requirement to work onsite at various locations across your localised area. Working Monday- Friday 8.30am-5pm or as required by our clients. Paying £20-£25k per annum depending on experience.

The main duties for the Groundworks and Material Handler role:

* Undertake general Civil Groundworks including; preparation of Sub-surfaces, digging trenches, Laying Foundations and general construction site duties
* Day to Day use of Material Handling machinery such as Excavators and Diggers ( Licences Required)
* Lay courses of bricks and other building blocks, from corner to corner, using mason's line.
* Break or cut bricks and other building blocks to size, using tools such as trowel edges or hammers

Health & Safety Duties for the Groundworks and Material Handler role:

* Ensure adequate completion of workplace risk assessments
* Ensure that any machinery is operated in-accordance with a risk assessment and method statement for safe working practice for the specific task on site
* Report any hazard they observe promptly to their immediate supervisor
* Use protective clothing and equipment provided
* Report to their Line manager any incident that could have led to an injury
* Report to their Line Manager any injuries that happen to them at work, on the shift that the injury occurred, and obtain the necessary first aid treatment
* Help in the investigation of accidents in order to prevent occurrence.
* Ensure subcontractors provide method statements and H&S risk assessments prior to any works and that these procedures are followed throughout the works.

The following skills are required for the Groundworks and Material Handler role:

* Must have worked within a construction site environment particular within Groundworks and Bricklaying
* Must have operated Excavators and Diggers with relevant up to date licenses.
* CSC Cards are desirable however, not essential

If you feel you have the necessary skills for the Groundworks and Material Handler role please APPLY NOW by contacting Noel Bailey at ASC Connections on 01902 771 443 or email me on

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

ASC Connections is a leading recruitment business specialising within areas of Technical, Business and IT services. We operate as an Employment Business or an Employment Agency for all temporary and permanent roles respectively.

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