General Construction Operative Apprentice
Reference No: 29856
T J Murphy Ltd
Walkden North
M28 3LY

About this opportunity

Established in 1955, T J Murphy Ltd are involved in road maintenance, construction, civil engineering and groundwork projects. As part of your apprenticeship you will attend college one day per week over two years and work towards your qualification.

Working on various jobs in the Greater Manchester region, you will be fully trained in the following areas:
Installing drainage
General civil engineering works

Meeting on site or at an arranged pick up point you will be working with an experienced ground works team. The role involves a substantial amount of physical labour and working outdoors so applicants will need to be prepared for this. You will receive full training and work towards becoming a skilled tradesman.

T.J. Murphy Ltd has established a strong reputation in civil engineering and road construction, working predominately with local authorities. Since the 1970s T.J. Murphy Ltd has also been involved in house building and groundworks.

What you could go on to:
Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

How you will be supported:
Full training and support will be provided by our expert training and assessment staff at The Growth Company.

What will happen next:
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team.

You will then have the opportunity to find out:
•More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
•Any training you need to complete
•What the next steps will be

How you could get there:
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

What you should have to apply

If you don’t have grade C GCSE in maths and English, you will do functional skills whilst attending college

Personal Qualities

Energy and enthusiasm
Able to make a contribution to team effort as well as individual tasks
Positive attitude


GCSE maths and English Grade C or you will do functional skills at college
Happy to work outdoors
Hard working
Excellent communication skills