Find workers, labourers and specialists trades near you, for any kind of work.

With Grafter you don’t pay anything unless you find someone to hire.

You can post a job and available grafters will respond. Or you can browse grafter profiles and contact suitable candidates directly.

free job posting

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

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

Only when you have found someone do you pay to access their contact details.

You can view payment options here

Finding, hiring and paying for labour and general workers with Grafter is simple, safe and secure. 

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

Find and hire all types of skilled workers

Grafters can fill a range of jobs for you from labouring on building sites through
to warehouse work, retail support or landscaping.

Benefits of Grafter

  • 70,000+ workers across the UK.
  • Search by postcode to find local people.
  • Easy-to-use interface.
  • Free to post Jobs and view candidates.
  • Chat with candidates online for free.
  • Option to use our online booking system.
  • Option to pay workers online + invoices.
  • Leave reviews to keep workers keen.
  • Easy re-hiring for ongoing work.
  • Flexible low-cost fees

Frequently Asked Questions

Some of the questions we are often asked

Set-up a job, with a few basic details (takes 2 minutes) and available Grafters will appear in your dashboard. You can view profiles and chat to them securely online. If you would like to move forward with candidates you can buy credits to access their contact details. 

For more information click: Hiring & Paying People With Grafter

You can hire people directly yourself, or you can use Grafter to hire and pay people if you wish, for no extra cost.

Using Grafter is a secure way to hire and pay workers online. All conversations are secure and recorded, without having to give-out your contact details.

You get a work agreement with details agreed and document up-front, to help avoid any disagreement later. Worker ID is verified so they are traceable through their bank details. Payment is cashless and secure.

You also get to review workers to keep them keen, or to post an honest review if they don’t do a good job.

The relationship is between you and the worker. You can pay them directly yourself or you can use our online system to pay them.

If you choose to hire people with Grafter you can use online bank transfer to pay them directly from your account to theirs . See more information here

To post a job, view profiles including past work & reviews and to chat to people online is completely free.

Only when you have found someone you wish to get contact details for or hire do you pay anything.

You can choose between a one-off ‘Pay-as-you-go’ option, or subscribe for better value multiple hires per month. More details can be found here

The Grafter service does not include insurance. Some of the workers may have their own insurance. Your business or household insurance may also provide some cover, such as 3rd party indemnity, so also worth checking that. 

Search over 60,000 trusted workers throughout the UK

Easily hire and pay trusted trades people with Grafter.