Piling Pump Operative

Areas of operation: London, Home Counties and East Anglia - 50 hours per week


We have an excellent opportunity for individuals from a piling/ground engineering background to join one of the most respected, privately owned piling companies operating in the UK today. As Piling Pump Operative, you will ensure all piling operations are carried out safely, efficiently and to a good standard. Benefits include: Profit share scheme; Employer contributed pension; 22 days holiday (inclusive of Christmas shutdown).


  • Competitive hourly rate

Key Responsibilities

  • To understand fully the operation and maintenance of the concrete pump and holding drum, follow the safe system of work and use safety equipment and protective clothing as specified.
  • To prepare the concrete pump and holding drum for the days’ piling, including making grout, applying mould oil/release agent. and refilling with fuel.
  • To receive concrete lorries on site, confirm the concrete mix and bank the vehicle to the concrete plant.
  • To pump concrete into the piles when required.
  • To make concrete cubes as required.
  • To install reinforcement into the piles once completed.
  • To wash out the drum and pump correctly.
  • To assist with the “blowing out” procedure.
  • To clean the plant.
  • Comply with Company Health and Safety Regulations and safety procedures.
  • Attend safety and skills training as directed by the Contracts Manager.

Key Skills & Knowledge

  • Full UK Driving Licence is essential.
  • Experience preferred with relevant training cards however full training can be provided
  • Good team working ability.
  • Methodical and structured approach to problem solving.


To apply for this role, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below, fill in the form that appears and attach your CV for review. Thank you for your application.


    Take a look at our current job opportunities and see how we can help you take the next step in building for your future, and in developing a rewarding and fulfilling career with GM Piling.

    LocationJob Title 
    Areas of operation: London, Home Counties and East Anglia Piling Ganger
    Areas of operation: London, Home Counties and East AngliaPiling Pump Operative
    Areas of Operation: London, Home Counties and East AngliaPiling Rig Operator

    If  you would like to register with us for future opportunities, please contact us via mail@gmpiling.co.uk and we will keep your CV on file and update you when we have any vacancies.


    Website www.gmpiling.co.uk

    Linkedin www.linkedin.com/company/gm-piling


    “We are committed to equality of opportunity for all colleagues and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.”

    View All Jobs