Careers

Finding the right career path is important for achieving a fulfilling life, and making a decision to invest your time, energy and commitment to a company is equally important. At R Collard we understand the importance of having the best people to help us achieve our goals. That’s why anyone who joins the company can expect returns on the investment and commitment they make in the form of excellent working conditions, pension, competitive salary, uniforms (where required), and excellent social benefits such as company run annual fire works displays with fairground attractions, food and bar for all employees.

R Collard is always on the lookout for skilled and qualified applicants to join its ever growing team. Take a look through our current vacancies below and apply for a role today. Job vacancies arise regularly at R Collard, so please feel free to leave your details and upload your CV, even if we do not currently have a vacancy suitable for you.

With an annual turnover in excess of £50 million, R Collard runs a modern fleet of specialist demolition machinery and an extensive transport fleet therefore you would have the opportunity to be involved with some of the best plant and machinery in the industry. The company has 9 depots, including a scrapyard and metal recycling centre in Wokingham, and provides skip hire in Reading, Basingstoke and beyond.

We Are An Equal Opportunities Employer

The Collard Group is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. All applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender, reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation (Protected Characteristics).

Vacancies are open to all potential candidates from the diverse section of the labour market and beyond. All our advertisements will avoid stereotyping or using wording that may discourage particular groups or individuals from applying.

 
Transport Planner
Job Description: Transport Planner – Bulkers/Low loader/Sweepers Job Purpose: To plan and maximise the utilisation of the fleet, and maximise income of the company's baled materials. Manage the drivers under his/her control in terms of efficiency, profits, safety and service for the R Collard business in line with company policy and procedures. To deliver excellent service to both internal and external customers, by being the first point of contact for many of the R Collard customer base. Ensure appropriate reports are accurate and produced for line management, for example lorry earnings. Enter all orders and customer requirements into the company transport system. Arrange and complete movement orders for plant utilising the low loader articulated...
 
RoRo and Skip Drivers
Must have experience of driving RoRo or Skips vehicles Monday to Friday full time position, must also be able to work Saturday's on a rota system Holiday entitlement 21 days plus bank holidays Excellent rate of pay for the right candidate Please contact us for immediate start
 
HGV Drivers - Class 1 and 2
About the role: Both Class 1 and Class 2 HGV drivers required. These roles are for Concrete mixers, tippers and skips Working Hours: 07:00 - 17:00, Mon - Fri 07:00 - 13:00 every other Sat, paid at 1.5 time hourly rate Holiday: 28 days per annum, inclusive of all Bank Holidays Skills and Experience Must hold current Drivers C.P.C Card Must hold category CE or C Experience is an advantage, training will be given Ongoing training, Drivers C.P.C, Skip Loaders, Grab Drivers, Safe Loading
 
Mobile Plant Fitter
We’re recruiting for a Mobile Plant Fitter to join us. Apply now to become part of a team that operates from nine recycling facilities across five counties, with 150 lorries, 4,000 skips and the capacity to process over 1m tonnes of waste and recycled aggregates each year. As a major local employer and family-run business our 400 employees are at the heart of the company. Join our team to grow your career in a fast-paced, dynamic business. The Role We are looking to recruit an experienced Plant Fitter to assume responsibility for a number of sites and activities across Hampshire and , Berkshire, Surrey and Oxfordshire.  Since 1994 Collard Group has grown into a multi-disciplined provider of demolition, recycling, waste management, haulage, aggregates and...
 
Bulker Drivers
About the role Bulker drivers required for the areas of Andover, Nursling and Eversley. Working Hours 07:00 - 17:00, Monday - Friday and 07:00 - 13:00 every other Saturday. Holiday 28 days per annum, inclusive of all Bank Holidays Skills & Experience Must hold a current driving licence /Current Drivers CPC card / Drivers Digi Card Preferred within our industry
 
Demolition Estimator
ABOUT R COLLARD LTD R Collard Ltd is a successful and expanding privately owned business specialising in demolition, waste management, recycling and the supply of ready mixed concrete. The company offers complete solutions across demolition, site remediation, re-use and recycling of materials. Having grown rapidly, the business is continuing to invest to enhance the service it offers the civil engineering and construction sectors.   We employ over 250 people and turnover in excess of £35 million per annum JOB DESCRIPTION: Posted: Monday 10th February 2020 The Estimator is part of the Demolition team and will report to a Director. The position is a full time one, based at our Office in Eversley Hampshire but it would involve travel to numerous potential...
 
Demolition 360 plant operators
An opportunity has arisen for two experienced Demolition 360 Plant Operators to join our busy, expanding team at the Collard Group across Hampshire: Previous experience required within a demolition field with experience in demolishing structures for a variety of commercial and domestic projects. Experience of working in a Demolition/Construction controlled Health and Safety environment and COVID-19 procedures To operate machines in a safe and efficient manner. Inspection and monitoring of plant equipment in accordance with Company requirements. Have a good attitude to work good at working in a team along with being happy to help out with other site activities during quiet times About you Be eligible to work in UK Have a full valid driving...
 
Demolition Labourers
An opportunity has arisen for two experienced Demolition Labourers to join our busy, expanding team at the Collard Group. Previous experience required within a demolition field with experience in demolishing structures for a variety of commercial and domestic projects. Experience of working in a demolition/construction controlled health and safety environment and COVID-19 procedures essential Have a good attitude to work, good at working in a team along with being happy to help out with other site activities during quiet times About You Be eligible to work in UK Have a full valid driving license Be able to commute to our numerous sites in and around the county of Hampshire Essential skills Hold a CCDO card – Demolition and refurbishment...