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There are 2,370 grafters with the skill ‘temporary worker’ on Grafter

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

Our platform will help you find local workers ready to get going. Grafters will turn their hand to any kind of temp job that’s required. From working on a production line to helping shift desks in an office. You name it and our workers will get stuck in and get the job done.

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 temporary 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.
33 Reviews
36 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
34 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!
Sandris S.
27 Reviews
32 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 :)
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.

Latest reviews

Norman F.

Vic is a star! Hard grafter with great skills and highly recommended.

Patrick B.

Punctual, friendly and hard working! Great grafter.

Michael T.

An exceptional performing guy. Wonderful personality. Fits into our company perfectly. A very fast learner. A thoughtful man, always looking out for your safety. Always asks you questions and isn’t worried about asking twice. Thank you Grafter.

Phil H.

I found Kristian to be very personable and reliable. He kept me informed from the outset, was eager to help and made the job far easier for me. I will definitely use him in the future.

Jon B.

Great work, thank you

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Latest jobs for temporary workers

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The Moultons
Start date
1 Day
Day rate
Labourer driver
Ilford South
Start date
30 Days
Hourly rate
4 3m * 3m raised beds on a slope
Bromley and Chislehurst
Start date
5 Days
Fixed rate

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