Skilled Operatives

Posted 16 September 2021
Salary£22k - 35k per year + Overtime and Travel Paid
Job type Permanent
DisciplineConstruction & Trades
Contact NameThomas Humphreys

Job description

Spencer Clarke Group are working closely with a phenomenal client of ours who have been established over 40 years so if you are seeking a permanent stable job this is the one for you!


Travel to work is paid , all the below salaries are based on hourly rates claimed across a 44 hour working week, Monday to Friday. Unlimited overtime is available at time and a half as well!!

  • New Operative – £21530 (Including Bonuses)
  • Skilled Operative  - £24024 (Including Bonuses)
  • Machine Operative – £28600 (Including Bonuses)
  • Charge Hand - £30888 (Including Bonuses)
  • Supervisor - £33176 (including bonuses)
  • Site Manager - £35,000+ dependant on experience


  • CSCS – card. (FISS)
  • NPTC – Chainsaw
  • CPCS – Excavator / Telehandler
  • Trailer entitlement on driving licence.
  • Full UK driving license required.

Your main aim will be a key member of field teams completing a range of fencing tasks for key contracts ensuring a high-quality service and effective delivery is achieved at all times.

Duties include:

  • Carry out a range of fencing installations and repairs to all types of fencing, from agricultural fencing to high security.
  • Ensure health and safety policies and procedures are adhered to. This will include completion of daily point of works risk assessments, plant & vehicle checks and allocation sheets.
  • Undertake general maintenance on small plant machinery and tools making sure all items are fit for purpose.
  • trailer endorsement would be an advantage. 


  • CPCS
  • Forest Machine Operating experience
  • Tractor ticket
  • Full UK driving license required.
  • Flexibility in working hours and location

The role will involve using a variety of different machinery such as 360 Excavators, Tractors, Tracked Dumpers, Unimogs and Remote-controlled plant; ensuring a high-quality service and effective delivery is achieved at all times.

Duties include:

  • Using a variety of machines to undertake tasks such as
  • Digging
  • Ditching
  • Grass Cutting
  • Mulching
  • Verge Spraying

o   Forest Machine Operating

o   Leading and Loading Materials 


  • Full UK driving license required.
  • NPTC/LANTRA - certificates use of chainsaws/chipper/strimmer’s
  • Trailer entitlement on driving licence.
  • Experience with heavy plant
  • Experience in arboriculture/vegetation industry
  • Experience in landscaping

These roles are highly sought after due to the flexbility and stabilty they offer , so if you wish to be considered please apply below and contact Thomas Humphreys at Spencer Clarke Group.