Kevin McCloud
Brand Ambassador for Green Retreats

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Job Type:

Full Time

Job Base:

Installation Based

Job Salary:


Job description

Due to continued expansion Green Retreats Ltd require a Ground worker / Base Installer for the construction of our high quality garden studios. Working in a team you will be required to contribute to the construction of our manufactured garden studios at customer sites around the UK. The work is varied and sometimes demanding with early starts.

Responsibilities and Duties

Duties will include:

– Loading vehicles

– Driving to site

– Unloading and site preparation

– Groundwork preparation and construction of concrete base/pile foundations.

Pay and conditions:

  • The starting salary is the equivalent to £27,000 per annum. This is based on:
  • A starting rate of £12.00 per hour and minimum 40hrs per wee
  • Overtime paid at time and quarter, with an average of 5-10 hours overtime per week
  • Additional monthly performance bonus (estimated £1,200-£2,500 per annum)

Qualifications and Skills

Applicants will need to have previous experience in a similar role and the following skills:

– Ability to use a laser level tool

– Able to lift reasonably heavy loads

– Reliable and conscientious team player

– Articulate and numerate

– Hold a current UK driving license

Experienced in any of the following – timber construction, plastering, base construction, electric installation, and joinery an asset.

– Any relevant qualification will be an asset

– Open to relevant or specialised training

– Full-time position – Monday – Friday (no weekend work)


– 20 days holiday plus all bank holidays

– Tools and safety equipment

– Company contribution Pension Scheme

– Staff reward and recognition schemes

– Enhanced Maternity/ Paternity Pay

– EAP – Company wellness programme that includes confidential counselling and mental health support

– Employee Healthcare cashback scheme (provided by Health Shield) Benefits include: Virtual GP Surgery and Private Prescription Service

– My PERKS scheme – includes offers, discounts and cashback on shopping, travel, entertainment

Green Retreats offers stable, full time employment with great benefits and excellent career progression potential for the right candidates.

Due to our location we require all applicants to own a drivers license and have access to their own vehicle.

We are based between Aylesbury and Bicester on Westcott Venture Park, just off the A41.

A vehicle and tools are provided for the duration of the work day, therefore a personal van in not required.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please respond with your CV and a contact telephone number.


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