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There are 1,352 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

To find out more about how Grafter works see How it Works

Meet some of our ground workers

Jorge G.
34 Reviews
54 jobs
ID verified
CSCS card held
Full driving licence
About me.. I am a very hard working professional and very well presented and polite.
Adam James S.
24 Reviews
42 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.
Victor D.
32 Reviews
35 jobs
ID verified
CSCS card held
Full driving licence
About me.. Passion combined with skill is what made up my mind to dedicate full time to building rather than office work. Work done 5/5 from simple labouring to laying porcelain patios and so on. When the contract is signed I show up 100%!
Thomas D.
19 Reviews
32 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!
Milos K.
20 Reviews
31 jobs
ID verified
CSCS card held
About me.. Hi, I am Miloš, born in the Czech Republic and I have lived in UK for 3 years. I worked in several fields of construction (demolitions, plasterboards, roofs, windows, flooring etc)warehouse, forklift driver and removal worker.I will be honored to do any work for you, always with quality and fast.
Jack D.
23 Reviews
29 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
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
Paul B.
18 Reviews
24 jobs
ID verified
Full driving licence
About me.. Painter and decorator adaptable to most work (internal and external), house/garden/garage clearances,painting, garden work, demolition, labour work. Love helping doing re-furbs from outside to in.
Ian M.
13 Reviews
23 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

Steve P.

Arrived on time. Worked really hard. Recommend.

George M.

Good hard worker

William Y.

Easy communication throughout. Turned up on time as arranged and worked well! A good worker and would defiantly use again! (Thanks Anthony)

William Y.

Easy communication throughout. Turned up on time as arranged and worked well! A good worker and would defiantly use again! (Thanks Ben)

Ben A.

Tom was brilliant. A true problem solver, takes initiative, and gets things done. Highly recommended! *****

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