Job Type:

Full Time

Job Base:

Installation Based

Job Salary:

£12.60 p/h

Job description – Groundworker

Green Retreats Ltd requires Groundworkers for the installation of base constructions, trench works and general groundwork activities. Working in a team you will be required to complete groundworks activities around the UK, Monday to Friday. A different location each day, early starts with all equipment, tools, vehicle, and PPE provided to complete assigned works.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Loading and unloading vehicles, driving to customer sites
  • Customer site preparations including marking out dimensions and design
  • Installation of base foundations
  • Drainage and trench works
  • Manual handling of materials to ensure quality and good condition
  • Follow company standard operating procedures for work practices
  • Daily travel to head office, then to customer sites, and possibilities of overnight working away from home.
  • Maintaining the highest standards of safe workmanship and follow good working practice within Health and Safety
  • Working outdoors all year round
  • Keeping your vehicle and all tools clean and well maintained
  • The wearing PPE at all times whilst working on site and in the yard
  • Working to deadlines and managing time effectively
  • Any other task reasonably instructed by Manager

The candidate would preferably be competent and have prior experience of site work.

£12.60 p/h

£100 p/m performance bonus

Monday to Friday (weekends by exception)


– 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: 24/7 Counselling and Support Helpline, Virtual GP Surgery and Cashback on a range of medical costs and an Employee Assistance Programme

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

– £1,000 new starter retention bonus (you will receive £250 on completion of your first three month probation, followed by £250 after 6 months and then a further £500 on completion of your first year)

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.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From £12.60 per hour


  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Yearly bonus

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Aylesbury, HP18 0XB: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Driving Licence (required)

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