Drainage Engineer

Groundworks Lead Location: Dorset Type: Full-Time 42.5 hours per week Salary: £14 - £18 per hour Job Overview: We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Groundworks Lead to manage a small two-person team on various groundwork projects. This role involves leading the team in drainage-related minor repairs, reinstatements, pipe work renewals, soakaway installations, and patch lining fixes. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in groundwork and drainage, with proven leadership skills and a proactive approach to problem-solving. Key Responsibilities: Team Leadership: Lead and manage a two-person team in delivering high-quality groundwork services. Project Execution: Oversee and participate in the completion of projects including minor drainage repairs, pipe work renewals, soakaway installations, and patch lining fixes. Quality Assurance: Ensure all work is carried out to the highest standards and in compliance with relevant regulations. Resource Management: Coordinate the use of materials, equipment, and personnel to maximize efficiency. Health & Safety: Maintain a safe work environment by following and enforcing safety procedures and guidelines. Customer Interaction: Communicate effectively with clients to understand their needs and ensure their satisfaction. Problem-Solving: Address and resolve any issues that arise during the course of the projects. Requirements: Leadership: Proven experience in leading a team or managing projects. Skills: Strong knowledge of drainage systems, pipe work, soakaway installation, and related groundwork techniques. Certification: Relevant certifications or licenses in groundworks or drainage (preferred). Physical Stamina: Ability to perform physical labour and work in various outdoor conditions. Communication: Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Driver's License: Valid driver's license. Benefits: Competitive salary based on experience. Opportunities for professional development and career advancement. Comprehensive health and safety training. Company-provided tools and equipment. Supportive team environment. Hammond Recruitment Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


  • Location: Poole, England
  • Salary: £14 - £18 per hour
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Hammond Recruitment
  • Posted: 12-Jun-2024
  • Posted on: careers4a.com