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Jobs in construction require a certain amount of skill and experience, as well as specific training. Whether working as a builder, scaffolder or in another construction role, on the job training is normally offered, as well as apprenticeships being available with certain companies too.

Who can I work for?

When working in the construction industry, you will be able to work for general construction companies, specialty trade contractors, or for yourself.

Where and when can I work?

Hours worked in this industry often equate to around 40 per week, with an expectation of working your fair share of early morning, late nights, weekends, and overnight on occasions too.

What will I be responsible for?

You can expect your responsibilities to include cleaning and preparing construction sites; loading and unloading materials to take to different building sites; using machinery; and occasionally helping other construction workers with their day-to-day jobs.

Do I need any experience?

Experience in the trade is required, with additional on-the-job training normally given at the start of the employment. Previous experience of working on a building site is ideal, as is experience in working as part of a team.

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  1. Senior Planning Engineer - Construction

    London | £80000 - £95000 per annum + car & package | From Gold Group Limited

    Senior Planning Engineer - Construction An experienced Senior Planning Engineer is currently required by the busy construction division of an award winning main contractor based in London. They... will join a leading name in the construction industry who operate nationally providing construction solutions to their private and public sectors clients. The Senior Planning Engineer will join ... Planning Engineer will need to be able to demonstrate a solid construction background, an involvement on projects at tender and contract stages which has been gained within a main contracting environment. They will need to possess a strong understanding of the construction process, advanced Asta Powerproject skills and be able to communicate at all levels. Candidate * Hold a relevant... See more

  2. construction Buyer

    Leeds | £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum | From Calibre Search

    Construction Buyer - Leeds - Permanent Our client is an innovative construction contractor who deliver a range of schemes from homes to schools and residential care facilities. Due to continued... success and ambitious growth plans we are eager to speak with experienced Buyers to join the commercial team. Responsibilities and Role Negotiate with suppliers and building strong robust, long term relationships Support the site teams by ensuring materials are provided to the specification and programme for the project and contingencies in place where over runs occur Preparing budgets & reporting monthly on costs, overruns, & predicted increases Experience of working construction or housing experience Knowledge of Construction process The ability to prioritise tasks and manage... See more

  3. Construction Planner

    Manchester | - £40k-£45k | From J N Technical

    JN Technical are recruiting a Construction Planner for a national Tier 2 engineering firm. As the new Construction Planner, your typical duties for the role will include: - Development... construction / tender programmes; - Conducting site visits and checking works and drawings when required; - Overseeing lift plans, risk assessments and method statements  - Reviewing contractor ... planning experience in the UK  Construction  industry - Be able to work well within an efficient construction department  - Be willing to visit sites nationwide  - Construction Management or Civil Engineering related Degree (preferred) - CSCS Card - Be IT Literate As the new Construction Planner you will join a market leading company, who has delivered high... See more

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  5. Construction Planner

    Wigan | - £40k-£45k | From J N Technical

    JN Technical are recruiting a senior Construction Planner for a national Tier 2 engineering firm who are based in the North West of England.  As the new Construction Planner, your typical... duties for the role will include: - Development of construction / tender programmes; - Conducting site visits and checking works and drawings when required; - Overseeing lift plans, risk ... . Applicants must: - Have a minimum of 2 years planning experience in the UK  Construction  industry - Be able to work well within an efficient construction department  - Be willing to visit sites nationwide  - Construction Management or Civil Engineering related Degree (preferred) - CSCS Card - Be IT Literate As the new Construction Planner you will... See more

  6. Buyer - Construction

    Truro | £40k - 45k per year | From Build Recruitment

    Buyer – Cornwall A Regional contractor based in Cornwall are looking to speak to buyers with construction experience, seeking new opportunities. This is an opportunity to join and growing... business who operates out of a West Cornwall office. Applicants will need to have around 5 years’ experience of buying within the construction industry. It would be advantageous to have civils experience. A proven track record of setting up procurement procedures, sub-contractor packages, and general analysis of supply chain is essential. A consruciton relateed qualification would be beneficial. The role will involve the whole business supply, researching product information, ordering materials and the process in which these are ordered. This is a permanent role on offer, to start... See more

  7. Estimator (Construction

    Leicester | £45000 - £50000 per annum + car/allow +pension | From Fusion People

    Our client is a small main-contractor operating within the Building Environment based in South Leicestershire. They are looking for an Estimator on new build projects upto £5m in value. Projects... are offices, schools, retail and commercial new build schemes. Requirements: *Experienced estimator, familiar in all forms of construction. *Can tender for SMM7 projects and also price elementally. *The role include visiting sites and dealing with clients face to face. *Has the ability to interpret what is required from basic plans and elevations and write their own specification of works. *Input into the design process to aid value engineering. *To be able to work out from experience what form of construction will be required structurally. *Liaise with designers and project managers... See more

  8. Administrator - Construction

    Bury | Dependent on experience | From MTR Partnership

    My client is a well-established construction consultancy focusing on providing planning & commercial support to various main contractors and developers. They have asked us to assist with... recruitment of an experienced Administrator to be based in their offices in Bury. This is seen as a pivotal role for the business, you will be supporting the consultants aiding them to provide a first class service to their clients. Initially advertised on a temporary basis this role offers the genuine opportunity to secure a permanent position. Administrator Reasons to apply/Requirements: We are looking for an experienced Administrator, ideally having worked in the Construction sector This is a great opportunity to join a well-established consultancy undertaking an exciting period... See more

  9. Construction Manager

    Cardiff | £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Package | From Hays

    Construction Manager, South UK, Perm, £50-55k pa plus package Your new company This multiple award winning care home and assisted living specialist have a strong project pipeline across... South of the UK and are looking for multiple Construction Manager's to strengthen their operational team. Your new role Reporting to the Project Manager or Contracts Manager you will manage ... expensed. What you'll need to succeed For the best chance of success with this role you will have experience in a similar role within the construction industry. Ideally with major project experience in new build projects in the care or residential sector at values above and beyond £15m. You will have a genuine passion for construction and a track record of projects successfully delivered... See more

  10. Construction Buyer

    Truro | - £40k-£45k | From Concorde Group

    We are working on behalf of our client who is looking to employee a full time construction Buyer for their growing team. The skills required are as listed: · At least 5 years buying... experience within the construction industry. Groundworks & civil engineering experience will be a distinct advantage · Work within in a team · Proven track record of commercial awareness & negotiation skills · Ability to prioritise tasks & work calmly & rationally whilst under pressure in a fast-paced environment · Positive outlook & can-do attitude · Ability to ... a construction related qualification preferred but not essential Job Role The role of buyer is to procure all materials for the best possible price, in accordance with the contract specification... See more

  11. Construction Tutor

    Leicester | £25000 - £30000 per annum | From Protocol

    Protocol are proud to be working with a provider to recruit for a motivated Construction Tutor for their training provision based in Leicester. Our client work with vulnerable and disadvantaged... individuals mainly 14-24 year olds to develop vocational skills along with life-skills to progress positively into further learning or employment. Role responsibilities Deliver engaging, effective and innovative and innovative group training sessions to students, including inductions Planning schemes of work and lesson plans that will stimulate and challenge students Delivering entry - level 2 construction provisions The person & qualifications Ideally the successful candidate will have either a teaching qualification, or assessing award, or IQA. Experience of Assessing Experience... See more

  12. Buyer Construction

    Chelmsford | - £30k-£35k | From EC Four Ltd

    Buyer - Construction Buyer required for Principal Contractor working within a 3-person Buyer team, reporting in to the Head Buyer. Buyers will be working for a Main Contractor that focus on... multiple sectors, including New Builds, Refurbishments, Fit-Outs and Civil Engineering for Roads and Groundworks. Buyers will be expected to have knowledge of the Construction sector, preferably ... Construction Contractor with an established presence in the Essex region. Working out of 3 separate departments - Civils, Construction and Social Housing, this company have la reputation for delivering ... - £35,000 Basic Salary (Negotiable) Annual Bonus (% Neg) Training & Development EC Four are a dedicated recruitment partner for the UK Construction sector, working with the leading names in Tier... See more

  13. Construction Administrator

    Bury | £15 per hour | From DMD RECRUITMENT LTD

    Are you an experienced Administrator within the construction industry? Would you thrive in a Town Centre environment with a supportive team? Based in bury, our client is a specialist... project management and consultancy contractor, specialising in construction, engineering and insurance. You must have experience in Construction, project management or engineering administration. Duties will include: • General administration tasks, typing, filing, printing. • Collate and record Managing Director monthly expenses and input onto Replicon monthly, submit end ... reasonable request by Director. • Log, track and ensure all invoices are received by clients Attention to detail, accurate keyboard skills and knowledge of the construction industry is... See more

  14. Construction Estimator

    Preston, Lancashire | Up to £37,500 per annum PLUS BONUS | From Daniel Adams

    Due to continued expansion our client is seeking to appoint an E xperienced Construction   Estimator KEY SKILLS / RESPONSIBILITIES Analysing and technically advising on customer... requirements Experience in Construction   Estimating Computer literate Excellent communication and people skills Good team player and can also use initiative Background in construction Preparing tenders Analysing tender enquiries Produce take offs from scaled drawings Compile comprehensive analytical net cost estimates for works including preliminary items in line with the Company’s standards to win work Preparing and submitting tenders in accordance with specified deadlines Maintaining and reporting on estimating records/tenders Producing bills... See more

  15. Construction Administrator

    Cambridge | From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum | From Just Building Envelopes

    DESCRIPTION: Based near Cambridge, our client is a well established construction company years’ experience and undertaking Build, Roofing and Cladding services.  Due to continued success, our... client is seeking to recruit an  Administrator , to assist and support the construction side of the business. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established company and they will look to build a team around you in the coming years to ensure you benefit both professionally and financially. JOB ROLE: Diary management, coordinating a range of meetings for the team. Screening ... system. THE IDEAL CANDIDATE: Previous experience within the construction or related industry. At least 2 years admin/office support experience. Excellent organisational, interpersonal... See more

  16. Construction Manager

    Essex | £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits | From Akton Recruitment Ltd

    CONSTRUCTION MANAGER - BUILT ENVIRONMENT - MODULAR BUILDINGS - UPTO 65K DOE Our client is seeking a proactive construction manager to join their outstanding team based out of their Essex office... The company had progressed from strength to strength and are keen on further expansion and they require an experienced construction manager who can manage a number of multi-million pound contracts in throughout London and the South East. The Role: Manage the contract managers to ensure build programmes are adhered to and projects are delivered on time and within the company's allocated ... / pre-fabricated construction  Please apply with an up-to-date CV for immediate consideration, alternatively call 01612330034 and ask to speak to Ryan for further information regarding this... See more

  17. Construction Planner

    Richmond, Surrey | - £45k-£55k | From J N Technical

    JN Technical are recruiting a Construction Planner for a national Tier 2 engineering firm. As the new Construction Planner, your typical duties for the role will include: - Development... construction / tender programmes; - Conducting site visits and checking works and drawings when required; - Overseeing lift plans, risk assessments and method statements  - Reviewing contractor ... planning experience in the UK  Construction  industry - Be able to work well within an efficient construction department  - Be willing to visit sites nationwide  - Construction Management or Civil Engineering related Degree (preferred) - CSCS Card - Be IT Literate As the new Construction Planner you will join a market leading company, who has delivered high... See more

  18. Construction Manager

    South Wales | £287.00 - £329.00 per day | From Capita

    Act as Network Rail's day-to-day site representative to monitor so that the contractor's site activities are conducted in a safe and efficient manner with minimum impact on the environment and... functional support to Development Managers and Project Managers as directed. Essential *Relevant successful construction experience in railway industry. *Environmental awareness. *Driver for... See more

  19. Construction Technician

    Kidderminster | Depending on experience | From Owen Daniels Consultancy Ltd

    Set Construction Technician Mon-Fri – 9am-5pm Permanent Great Company Benefits Kidderminster Our client are a Creative Communications Agency who specialise in live events... they are looking for a Set Construction Technician, who will assist in building sets for their live events. This is a perfect opportunity for someone wanting to start their career in Construction and have the benefit of earing whilst learning! Set Construction Technician Key Duties · Assist in keeping the construction warehouse and outside areas clean and tidy · Maintain all set ... and off site in a safe manner Skills / Qualifications · Knowledge of Health and Safety · Experience in the safe use of tooling · NVQ Carpentry Courses Set Construction Technician... See more