Velta Construction – Building Foundations, Building Excellence

Velta Construction is at the forefront of shaping the infrastructure for modern life. With a commitment to excellence in quality, safety, and environmental protection, we are a trusted partner in the construction industry – delivering outstanding results since 2019.

We are actively seeking skilled and dedicated Groundworkers to join our growing team. As a Groundworker, you will play a pivotal role in the success of our projects, contributing to our core values of integrity, inclusivity, innovation, and quality.

Job Location:
Wales & West Country

Position Overview:
As a Groundworker at Velta Construction, you will be responsible for undertaking a range of tasks related to preparing construction sites and assisting with diverse aspects of construction projects. Working collaboratively within our construction team, you will contribute to the successful completion of a wide variety of civil engineering projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to safety regulations for a secure working environment.
  • Report accidents/near misses as per Velta’s safety guidelines.
  • Complete tasks as directed by the Supervisor/Ganger.
  • Ensure timely completion of project documentation.
  • Notify Supervisor/Ganger promptly of any schedule delays or issues.
  • Ensure tools/equipment are in good working order and report defects.
  • Conduct groundwork activities for site preparation.
  • Install drainage systems for effective water management.
  • Lay kerbs and paving with precise alignment and quality finish.
  • Assist in pouring, finishing, and curing concrete as required.
  • Collaborate on installing utility services (water, gas, electricity) with specialist contractors.
  • Use various construction equipment including dumpers and rollers.
  • Work closely with team members and contractors for smooth project delivery.


Experience: Proven track record as a Groundworker in the construction industry.

Skills: Proficient in various groundwork tasks, including excavation, drainage installation, and concrete work.

Certification: NRSWA, EUSR, SHEA Water, CPCS / CSCS, First Aid, CAT and Genny, Plant above and below 10t, Dumper and roller, Slinger / signaller.  Control point experience is desirable.


  • Strong commitment to safety protocols and procedures.
  • A team player – able to work effectively within a construction team.
  • Demonstrates high-quality standards and attention to detail.Enthusiastic and hard-working.
  • Adaptable and versatile.

Why Join Velta Construction:

We are committed to offering an excellent package based on your experience and dedication. As part of our growing team, you will have the opportunity to advance your career in a company that values its people and recognises their importance in achieving our collective success.

Ready to Build Your Future?

If you are an experienced Groundworker ready to contribute to our commitment to excellence, we encourage you to apply. Take the first step in building your future with Velta Construction.

Velta Construction is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment and welcome applications from all sectors of the community.





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South Wales