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There are 1,798 grafters with the skill ‘ground worker’ on Grafter

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Finding and hiring ground workers is simple, safe and secure with Grafter​

Finding and hiring ground workers and other construction labour is simple and secure with Grafter. Our workers have a range of skills and experience. Some have CSCS cards and many are CIS registered. Gratfer provides an easy solution for the end-to-end hiring of ground workers. From finding people through to checking their CIS status and helping you pay them the correct rate. All managed in an easy-to-use online service.

It is free to post a job, view profiles including details of their past work (including reviews) and to chat to grafters. 

Only when you have found someone do you pay anything. You can view payment options here

Benefits of Grafter

  • Find self-employed labour quickly & easily

  • No fee until you have found someone to hire

  • Avoid disagreement with online contract

  • Easy re-hiring for ongoing work

  • CIS tax look-up and rate calculations provided

  • Tools to help manage the engagement

  • ID and tax status checks completed

  • Simple, secure online worker payments

  • Worker invoices provided, including CIS

  • Reviews ensure workers do a good job

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Meet some of our ground workers

Thomas D.
46 Reviews
65 jobs
ID verified
CSCS card held
About me.. Hard working, motivated masters students (Quantity Surveying) looking to gain further experience in the construction industry. Plenty of experience on sites carrying out various roles!
Adam James S.
24 Reviews
41 jobs
ID verified
Full driving licence
About me.. Building, landscaping and gardening labouring services. Have own van and own tools. Please do not hesitate to contact me for more information.
Sandris S.
32 Reviews
40 jobs
ID verified
Full driving licence
About me.. I am very hard worker,but all things we can speak...I understand building, ready for handy man, got expirience painter&decorator...ready learn and study something new, and i learn fast...dont need show twice... See you soon :)
Jack D.
28 Reviews
38 jobs
ID verified
CSCS card held
Full driving licence
About me.. Experienced labour mostly on on building sites, skills vary from garnering to warehouse. Also experienced in the stone industry this includes polishing/cutting. Happy to try out new things so willing to learn different trades
Milos K.
22 Reviews
33 jobs
ID verified
CSCS card held
About me.. Hi, I am Miloš, born in the Czech Rep. and I have lived in UK for 3 yrs. I worked in several fields of construction (demolitions, plasterboards, roofs, windows, flooring, shopfit etc)warehouse, forklift driver and removal worker.I will be honored to do any work for you, always with quality and fast.
Mr Jph T.
12 Reviews
32 jobs
St. Helens
ID verified
CSCS card held
Full driving licence
About me.. I am a hardworking, reliable individual who always strives for the best outcome, I have many years experience in small and big projects. I work well with others and can work independently. I take pride in my work in achieving the highest standards. Im a good all round general labourer.
Darren B.
10 Reviews
28 jobs
ID verified
CSCS card held
About me.. Demolition labourer hard worker quick too learn on time with over 30 years working on building sites dismantling soft strip full demolition
Aldevino S.
16 Reviews
27 jobs
ID verified
CSCS card held
About me.. Hi, my name is Al, I can work in a team environment or on my own. I can complete multitudes of jobs, from start to finish. All work carried out in the most cost effective way and to high standards, give me a try you will not be disappointed. Thanks
Ian M.
15 Reviews
24 jobs
Heald Green, Cheadle
ID verified
Full driving licence
About me.. I am a grafter, hardworking and reliable, I’ve worked for myself for many years so I’m used to long hours and hard work. I have a full clean driving licence and my own small van. Willing to do anything and certainly not afraid of hard work. I go to the gym 3-4 times a week so I’m strong and fit for manual labour. Willing to do any trials or travel.

Latest reviews

Lisa D.

Krishna is fast, hardworking and excellent at his job. He works independently and is helpful & knowledgeable. He built 2 garden walls, a step, did rendering, connected up the drainage pipes & drains, dig trenches & concreted garden paths.

Sol L.

Simon supplied an additional labourer for this work. They both turned up on time and did a cracking job. This was heavy manual labour in a specified timescale, and they delivered. Great guys - I would recommend for future work without hesitation.

Keirin B.

Excellent worker. Good guy, no complaints. Will use again.

Steve O.

Great worker!

William Y.

Excellent Worker! Highly recommended!

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