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Construction Jobs & Apprenticeships | Careers | Ploughcroft

Construction Jobs & Apprenticeships | Careers | Ploughcroft


We’re always looking for new members to join our team!

Careers at Ploughcroft

If you would like more information about any of the construction jobs and apprenticeships on this page, or if you think you have other skills to offer us, you can contact us directly or send us a CV to info@ploughcroft.co.uk.

Sales / Customer Services Administrator

About Ploughcroft, recruitment, job vacancy, sales administratorAre you good with people? A good listener and able to build a great rapport with customers? Extremely organised and work well under pressure?

We are currently looking for a good all-round administrator who has excellent communication skills, a great sense of humour and the ability to build a rapport with all types of people.  Dealing with new customer enquiries and keeping our current customers happy throughout their renovation projects. The role is extremely customer focused, therefore an excellent telephone manner is essential.

As this role is extremely diverse, applicants must be excellent multi-taskers, be organised, diplomatic and have at least two years experience in an administrative / customer service role. Excellent computer skills are also essential to the role.

Main duties include:

  • Dealing with enquiries either by telephone, email or over the live chat system.
  • Use of a CRM system (Salesforce).
  • Sending quotations and tenders and keeping in touch to close the sale.
  • Taking incoming telephones calls to the business and general reception duties.
  • Sending literature to customers.
  • Dealing with any daily issues and keeping track of the progress.
  • Keeping in daily contact with customers on live projects to ensure they feel loved!
  • Managing appointments in the Director’s diary.
  • Use of Google Earth to assist with projects and enquiries.
  • Rapport building with Estimators or Quantity surveyors.
  • Overall making sure all customers that come to Ploughcroft experience great customer service.

Think you are the right person for this role? Please send a C.V. and more importantly a covering letter outlining why you feel you will excel in this role to info@ploughcroft.co.uk.

Experienced Roofers

Ploughcroft Ltd requires top class roofers to assist us in our next phase of growth. We take great pride in the quality of our work and require like-minded individuals to join our friendly team.construction jobs, roofers, Ploughcroft, Avonside

Excellent career progression and benefits are on offer for the right candidates. Based in Halifax, you will complete projects normally within 40 miles of the M62. Working hours are from 7am until 5pm, Monday to Friday with occasional weekend work available.

We are a bright and vibrant customer-focused organisation which takes great pride in or customer service and focus. We need people with previous experience of working in a domestic environment to help us achieve our plans for growth.

You will be working on both domestic and commercial property including local authority and housing association contracts but our main focus is in the domestic environment and you must be able to demonstrate respect and great care when working on a customer’s home.

Applicants must have:

  • Minimum of NVQ2 or NVQ3 Roof Slating & Tiling qualification
  • A valid and current CSCS card
  • A full clean driving licence (essential)
  • The confidence to demonstrate an ability to carry out re-roofs and remedial roofing works
  • Experience in lead work
  • The ability to meet demanding deadlines
  • The ability to work without supervision and to use own initiative
  • A willingness to work flexible hours with some weekend work as the weather dictates
  • Passion for customer care and the ability to deliver first-class customer service
  • Have a good knowledge and respect for health and safety and work at heights
  • High standard of workmanship
  • Good communication skills
  • Mature attitude
  • Commitment to professionalism

Please contact us if you are interested in any of our construction jobs or apprenticeships positions.


Ploughcroft Ltd is currently on the look out for apprentices in Roof Slating & Tiling to star in July on trial with a view to starting their apprenticeship at the Leeds College of Building in September.

Could you be our next superstar apprentice? Apprentices, Charlie Oakes, SkillBuild, CITB, Leeds College of Building, construction jobs

All our apprentices make great progress and have exciting career opportunities ahead of them. Charlie Oakes, our Level 2 Roof Slating and Tiling apprentice, has been nominated for the Redland Apprentice of the Year 2017 Award and is also competing in the regional heats of the prestigious SkillBuild competition. Could you follow in his footsteps?

Interested? Please send your CV to info@ploughcroft.co.uk or contact us today. 


  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma Apprenticeship in Roof Slating & Tiling
  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma Advanced Apprenticeship in Roof Slating & Tiling


Working on-site at a variety of locations throughout Yorkshire and Lancashire. Block release to Leeds College of Building currently located at Sourton Campus, Leeds, West Yorkshire.

Course Length

  • Level 2: 2 years.
  • Level 3: Additional 13 months (Level 2 NVQ Diploma must be achieved in order to commence the level 3 NVQ Diploma).


Here at Ploughcroft, we recognise the need to bring young people into our business.

The two/three-year course offers a mix of on-the-job training and classroom-based learning which will cover traditional roofing as well as a wide range of cutting edge, energy efficient construction techniques required to meet the needs of this fast growing eco-construction sector.

Ploughcroft is currently offering this apprenticeship to applicants between the ages of 16 and 24. Starting from the bottom up and attending college on block release (2-week blocks) apprentices quickly gain experience. We also offer the opportunity to progress to Level 3 NVQ Diploma once Level 2 has been achieved.

College will give you the perfect opportunity to start to learn the more technical aspects of the job including:

  • Lead work, cutting and fixing felt and battens, cutting and fixing single and double lap tiles, cutting and fixing slates, fixing ridge tiles (mortar and mechanically fix).

Whilst not attending college you will work with the rest of the Ploughcroft team on-site at a variety of locations. Although, initially your tasks will be simple and aimed at assisting team leaders, as you gain experience you will become confident in assisting team leaders on a day-to-day basis. You will be part of a vibrant hard-working team who strive for complete customer satisfaction every time.

You will learn new techniques, not currently taught in college, for preventing heat loss from buildings including installing a warm roof system and our revolutionary Eco-Roof™ system.

Please contact us if you are interested in any of our construction jobs. For apprenticeships please send your CV to info@ploughcroft.co.uk. 

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Good communication skills and a commitment to professionalism are essential as is a mature attitude. Applicants must also be passionate about customer care and be capable of delivering first class customer service. Only those applicants who can demonstrate a good knowledge and respect for health & safety and working at heights will be considered.

Applicants must have:

  • Current CSCS card
  • The ability to meet demanding deadlines
  • A willingness to work flexible hours with some weekend work as the weather dictates.

All Applicants considered for this position will be subject to CRB checks.

Please contact us if you are interested in any of our construction jobs or apprenticeships positions.

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