Ground Works/ Construction Team Leader

  • Location
    Kettering, Northamptonshire
  • Salary
    £ 24786 - £ 28488 / Year
  • Category
    Construction & Property - Building Conservation
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Construction and Property
  • External Reference
    JN-042021-177255

Adecco Northampton are on the URGENT hunt for a play operative team leader. Please read full spec before applying.


Desired Experience



  • A proven play installer.

  • An understanding of health & safety and working with risk assessments and method statements.

  • Experienced and qualified in the use of excavators, dumpers and telehandlers.

  • A trailer license would be beneficial.

  • Must have a FULL driving license


The Role



  • To install client and Playforce play areas around the UK.

  • Your primary responsibility is for both the quality of the work you are asked to do and meeting work rate targets and deadlines.

  • To set yourself and meet targets and deadlines and ensure the efficient use of materials and time.

  • To ensure that you have the correct materials, plant and tools to carry out the tasks given to you.

  • To ensure that all your work is completed to the best possible standard, in accordance to any instructions and specifications you have been given and to the satisfaction of the client.

  • To take instruction and discuss any issues clearly.

  • To pass on your knowledge and skills, providing onsite training for other members of the team as requested by your management.

  • To plan your own workload to ensure maximum efficiency.

  • To communicate clearly and positively with all parties including the customer and the public.

  • To make a positive contribution to the team and be prepared to meet all challenges in a positive and constructive manner.

  • To be responsible for your behaviour and adhere to site rules.

  • To ensure that the daily maintenance of the vehicles, plant and tools is carried out and company property is looked after and respected.

  • To be responsible for your day-to-day health and safety.

  • You will ensure that you only carry out tasks for which you are trained and competent. All works will be completed in accordance with client health and safety policy, risk assessments and method statements.


About you



  • Reliable and committed, able and willing to go the extra mile.

  • Good mannered and respectful to all.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Organised (planning and implementation)

  • Well presented and punctual



The above duties are not exhaustive and the Company may request that the job holder undertakes additional reasonable duties in line with this role



Should you have the required background and experience for this position please apply or send your most up to date CV across to in order to be considered for this position.

If you have any questions please contact Sharna on 01604 637474.

If you have not heard from us within 7 days, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.


Adecco are an employment agency and is an equal opportunities employer.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: SharnaBeaumont