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Modular Building and Portable Cabin Operatives, Measham

Modular Cabin/Refurbishment Operatives (3 Roles)

We have 3 positions for Modular Building and Portable Cabin operatives to join the Pickerings team at Measham close to the Leicestershire and Derbyshire borders.

The Role: 

The Modular operatives are multi-skilled and carry out a variety of tasks every day whilst building/refurbishing the fleet of cabins (wood, plastic and steel). Full training and the opportunity to develop your skills will be available. Once fully trained, you may be involved in;

  • Fitting and removal of walls, partitions, floors, ceilings & other fittings
  • Cleaning units or preparing furniture for the units
  • Preparation/painting both interior and exterior paintwork
  • Completing basic plumbing (speedfit) or electrical work (PAT Testing and MBPA Modular testing); installing sinks, taps, worktops, water heaters, hand dryers etc.
  • Use of use a B2 Forklift with lifting jib to install roofs
  • Perform basic uncoded welding (desirable)
  • Lay vinyl floor
  • All other general maintenance, repair, assembly and fitting work as required


Required skills and experience:

  • Previous experience in similar or relevant role would be highly advantageous e.g. Property Maintenance, Property Repair, Multi-Skilled Builder, Skilled Labourer, Cabin Fitter.
  • To have a good mix of general maintenance skills including the use of power tools. Experience of basic plumbing and electrics would be advantageous.
  • You would need to have a willingness to learn; the ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team; a flexible approach to work and working hours (including overtime and the occasional Saturday work) A towing licence would be advantageous.
  • Ideally you may hold a recognised qualification in your specialism and a CSCS card, however full training will be provided to obtain these following the successful completion of a probationary period. 

 As we offer one of the leading salaries in the industry we are looking for only the best applicants.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive Salary 
  • Holiday buy back scheme
  • 25 days holiday per year plus statutory bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme

Job Type: Full time

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