Current Job Opportunities

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Volumetric Concrete Mixer Operator

Full time post

  • Competitive salary available depending on experience.
  • HGV Class 2 required
  • Valid CPC required.
  • Must be able to drive automatic and manual (split-box).
  • No experience in the concrete industry needed as full training will be provided. You will be required to work Saturdays when required due to the needs of the business.
  • Voluntary unpaid try out day available

Apply in writing in the first instance to office@landwwilson.co.uk

Groundworks Foreman

L and W Wilson is a Groundworks and Civil engineering company based in Cumbria which has been established for over 40 years. We are looking for an experienced Groundworks Foreman to join ourselves to lead our teams for projects throughout Cumbria and North Lancashire

You will be required to oversee all aspects of Groundworks – Drainage, Concrete pours, road construction, Paving, Kerbing. SMSTS/CSCS/CPCS cards would be advantageous.

Your role will include organising the team of groundworkers’ day to day tasks as well as the following.

  1. Ensure that work is carried out to meet the relevant quality standard and that safe working practices are followed
  2. Complete all relevant paperwork required by both the client and the company.
  3. Liaising with the Quantity Surveyors to ensure that accurate records are kept and only carry out the works instructed

We offer a competitive rate of pay with a career progression path, a company IPhone and vehicle will be offered. Training on current working practices and construction equipment will be provided.

To register your interest in this position, please forward your CV to office@landwwilson.co.uk


Skilled Groundworker


Skilled Groundworker L and W Wilson is a Groundworks and Civil engineering company based in Cumbria which has been established for over 40 years. We are looking for an experienced ground workers to join our teams for projects throughout Cumbria and the North Lancashire

We offer a competitive rate of pay with a career progression path. Training on current working practices and construction equipment will be offered.

Competent knowledge and experience of the following will be required:

  • All aspects of drainage including manhole construction.
  • Earth work support systems.
  • Concrete works.
  • Road construction including Kerb and Block paving.
  • CPCS / NPORS cards for Dumper and Roller would be advantageous.

In the first instance please forward your application/CV to office@landwwilson.co.uk


Trainee Parts & Stores Person / Administrator

The Role

L&W Wilson (Endmoor) Ltd require a Trainee Parts & Stores Person Administrator

This role would suit a 16-18-year-old with an interest in machinery whom is IT literate.

It is a responsible and diverse role as, following training you will be ordering parts for wagons, vans, plants & machinery, taxing vehicle’s and, following further training, ordering fuel for a large commercial fleet.

As a trainee store and parts person, you will be responsible for assisting in organising the daily goods in and goods out activities and supporting the demands of the workshop.

This is a full-time role working Monday to Friday, and Saturday’s when required.

To register your interest in this position, please forward your CV to office@landwwilson.co.uk


Groundworker

Your New Company

We are looking for skilled Groundworkers to join our reputable company based in Endmoor, Kendal covering sites over North Lancashire and Cumbria. Joining an expanding company, you will be part of a successful team working on exciting new build residential and commercial projects

Your New Role

Working in a fast-paced environment you will be required to carry out all aspects of groundworks including drainage, services, kerbs, edging, flagging & block paving and concrete works.

What you’ll need to succeed

  • Groundwork experience
  • CSCS Card
  • CPCS or NPORS Dumper/Roller ticket preferred but not essential
  • Own Transport / Driving License preferred but not essential dependant on residing area

What you’ll get in return

  • Competitive rates of pay

  • To work with a reputable team
  • Training and development programmes

In the first instance please forward your application/CV to office@landwwilson.co.uk

Plant Operator

Your New Company

We are looking for skilled Plant Operators to join our reputable company based in Endmoor, Kendal covering sites over North Lancashire and Cumbria. Joining an expanding company, you will be part of a successful team working on exciting new build residential and commercial projects.

Your New Role

Working in a fast-paced environment you will be required to carry out all aspects of machine operations including bulk earthworks, site enabling works, service excavations, foundation works and lifting operations.

What you’ll need to succeed

  • CPCS or NPORS Excavator (various sizes) other plant tickets preferred but not essential

  • Own Transport / Driving License preferred but not essential dependant on residing area

What you’ll get in return

  • Weekly pay at competitive rates
  • Training and development programmes
  • To work with a reputable team

In the first instance please forward your application/CV to office@landwwilson.co.uk

Site Engineer / Setting Out Engineer

We currently recruiting for a Site Engineer / Setting Out Engineer

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Setting out Groundwork project throughout North Lancashire and Cumbria 
  • Manage your own work load over various sites and projects
  • Assist the Project Manager / Site Agents with site records and permits as appropriate
  • Communicate setting out control and provide information to assist with the construction of works
  • Carry out pre-start OGL surveys, reduce level survey and use CAD software to obtain setting out information. 
  • Assist the Quantity Surveyors by produce drawings and volume calculations
  • Ensure setting out equipment is properly maintained and calibrated.

 Candidate

  • The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and driven and to have pride in your workmanship. Have good communication skills to liaise with multiple members of the organisation from the MD to site operative.  
  • Qualified to degree / Industry standard. 
  • Applicants will have a proven record of setting out on Groundworks projects including earthworks, deep drainage, highways and foundations. You must be capable of producing accurate AsBuilt drawings and survey drawing for records.
  • Applicants should hold a CSCS card and have at least 2+ years site experience. A competitive salary will be offered. 

Benefits 

You will also be provided with your own robotic total station, laptop, phone and vehicle. 

In the first instance please forward your application/CV to office@landwwilson.co.uk

Tyre Fitter & General workshop duties

Hours Monday to Friday 8:00am to 5:30pm, occasional Saturdays

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Clean Driving Licence

Duties to include

  • Keeping the working areas clear and tidy
  • Fitting tyres
  • Greasing vehicles & plant
  • Call-outs during working hours
  • Mechanical experience is not essential
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Vacancy Quantity Surveyor

We currently recruiting for an experienced Quantity Surveyor.

The ideal candidate should have the following experience and qualifications

To hold an appropriate professional qualification in Quantity Surveying.

  • To have a minimum of, 3 to 5 years experience,  working on groundworks and civil engineering contracts.
  • To have a good working knowledge, of  JCT Contracts,  it would also  be an advantage to understand  the NEC  Form of contracts.
  • To have worked on civil engineering / groundworks construction Contracts from £50k to £5 Million
  • To understand the various methods of construction relating to civil engineering and groundworks, and be able to undertake measurement records to value works undertaken.
  • To recognise additional works / variations, undertake measures and  agree values.
  • To procure sub-contractors, check their applications, agree accounts, and certify payments
  • To prepare detailed monthly valuations and applications, including all appropriate records for submission to our clients.
  • To monitor payment of valuations and applications, resolving any differences and contractual issues promptly.
  • The ideal candidate will be based within 30 miles of LA8 0HL
  • To hold a UK driving licence

Salary and benefits will depend on the candidate’s knowledge and experience.

In the first instance please forward your application/CV to office@landwwilson.co.uk

For the attention of Mr A Wilson

HGV Tipper Drivers

 Candidates will need to be suitably qualified for the post they are applying for. Consideration will be given to employing suitable candidates for training.
 
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