General construction operative apprentices

  • Location: UK Wide
  • Position: General construction operative apprentices
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Date posted: 14th Oct 2020
  • Vacancy type: Permanent

The Jones Bros Group has been operating for over 50 years and predominantly provides complete civil engineering solutions for a range of projects across the UK including Renewables and energy, Waste management & landfill engineering, Highways & Rail, and Flood, Coastal & Marine Infrastructure.

We employ over 500 people across all project delivery trades and grades including engineers, project managers, contract programmers, works managers and operatives. We operate an independent training centre which delivers engineering and technical training and also delivers the modern apprenticeship training scheme and NVQ qualifications.

We are currently offering 10 places on our General Construction Operations Apprenticeship Scheme. This is a unique opportunity to be trained in General Construction Operations (GCO), earn a wage and gain qualifications to a CSCS Blue skilled worker level.

The Apprenticeship Framework will include:

  • Health, safety and welfare in construction
  • Installing drainage (manholes, brickwork, concreting & pipework)
  • Laying kerbs & channels
  • Calculating quantities
  • Working to lines & levels
  • Civil engineering technology in practice

You must:

  • have a full UK driving licence
  • be interested in working on civil engineering/construction sites – in both general construction and labouring
  • be prepared to work away from home
  • be enthusiastic and willing to learn

We expect this Apprenticeship to begin in early November 2020.

Successful candidates will spend their first weeks in our training centre in Denbigh, before being allocated to one of our construction sites around the UK to continue their training.

If you wish to apply please email your CV with a covering message to or download an application form. You can also visit our website at

The Closing Date for applications is Wednesday 4th November 2020.


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We receive a high volume of applications for each of our vacancies. It is therefore not possible to reply to each individual applicant or provide updates for where an application is up to.

If you do not hear from us, please consider your application unsuccessful. We will keep your details on file for any suitable roles that become available within the business.