Our General Construction Operative Apprenticeship combines practical, on-site training and study.

What does a Construction Operative do?

Construction Operatives are involved in a wide range of practical tasks that help skilled construction workers carry out day to day operations. You’ll learn how to place concrete to the correct level, lay drainage and pavements, place street iron works, excavate holes and trenches, operate plant amongst other valuable skills.

This apprenticeship will help you master the construction skills you need to become a fully qualified construction operative in civil engineering.

Why Bateman Groundworks?

We offer the opportunity to start your career on the right foot. You’ll work on a variety of construction sites in towns, cities and rural areas in Norfolk and Suffolk. Our client base includes Taylor Wimpey, Bovis and Persimmon Homes.

What are the entry requirements? 

We’re looking for enthusiastic and reliable apprentices, who understand teamwork and are prepared to work hard. No formal qualifications are required, but it’s useful to have GCSE’s in English and Maths.

Interested? This is what you need to do.

To apply, download and complete the form below and return it to Claire Milligan, Production Co-Ordinator via or post to:

Bateman Groundworks Ltd
4 Octagon Business Park
Hospital Road
Little Plumstead
NR13 5FH

We’re recruiting NOW closing date for applications is 28th January 2018.


Apprentice Application form