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Bricklayer (Repairs)

Stockport, Cheshire
Job Type
28 Jul 2022
The Role

Due to our continued success here at Fortem, we are delighted to confirm that we are currently seeking a Bricklayer to join the team at our Onward branch, covering the North West, Stockport area. This is a permanent trade position working hours are 8am-4:30pm Monday to Friday contracted to 40 hours per week.

At Fortem we care passionately about developing talent, investing support and encouraging our people to reach their career goals, and this is a great opportunity to join a highly successful business.

The Project

The role involves carrying out all aspects of Bricklaying/Groundworks, to a high standard, with the minimum of Supervision. As a multi-skilled trades person you should also be able to carry out other multi-skilled works to enable you to complete the whole job rather than just your core trade.

You will take ownership of work, aiming for 'First time Fix' on all jobs whilst remaining within budget and time parameters. You will also operate within company Health and Safety guidelines and remain up to date with technical and legal requirements of your skill areas. Typical work will comprise of maintenance/renewals to properties.

Most importantly, you will be joining a values based business with a true family ethos, with our people at the heart of everything that we do. Are you looking for a job? Or are you looking for an employer who will welcome you, support you, and encourage you to be the best you!

Essential And Desirable Criteria

The successful candidate will meet the following criteria:

Essential Criteria:

    • Full UK driving licence
    • Certificate in Bricklaying or NVQ 2 in Bricklaying or the equivalent
    • Previous bricklaying/building experience
    • CSCS H&S Operative Test
    • Certificate + CSCS Blue Card

Fortem embraces diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.

Personal Qualities

At Fortem we look for a balance of skills and experience but just as important to us are your values and behaviours.

We are looking for people to join our team aligned to our values which are:

  • Loyal & United,
  • Honest & Trustworthy,
  • Take Responsibility,
  • Be Proud
  • Listen & Act.

If you are passionate about what you deliver, and willing to go the extra mile then come and join our Fortem team, and become a great ambassador of our business.

Additional Information

We offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package including company pension scheme, birthday leave, discounted private medical cover, full expensed company van including fuel card, 21 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays, and many more!

Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract.We offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognise and reward your achievements.

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About Us

Here at Fortem we are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets.

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  • Job Reference: 670334857-2
  • Date Posted: 28 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Fortem
  • Location: Stockport, Cheshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent