General Labourer

A General Labourer opportunity has arisen to assist the site investigation department, UKAS accredited laboratory, and on site testing departments of the Aberdeen office. To undertake a range of tasks in all weather conditions.

To prepare materials and equipment for dispatch to site, and book in stock upon return. To assist site personnel with project requirements, including physical work. To undertake works with a focus on quality and safety.

You will be based at our Aberdeen location and will be required to work outdoors in all weathers. There may be a requirement to work weekends and nights, occasionally.

Responsibilities and Activities:

  • Performing various tasks required within the site investigation sector to a high standard.
  • Load and unload vehicles.
  • Operate hand and power tools.
  • Hand digging of inspection pits to enable sample collection / drilling commencement.
  • Deliveries/collection of materials (including towing) to/from site.
  • General labouring including yard maintenance and cleaning.
  • Stocktaking.
  • Forklift work.
  • Borehole headwork completion.
  • Support the Laboratory Coordinator to enable maintenance of QHSE systems and company accreditations.
  • Liaising with supervisors to ensure work is completed on time and in accordance with client requirements.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:


  • Excellent team player with a can-do attitude.
  • Be well organised and confident working under tight deadlines.
  • Have a focused and pragmatic approach and willing to take ownership of tasks.
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Attention to detail, quality and safety.
  • Ability to perform complete paperwork accurately and legibly.
  • Be reliable and punctual.
  • Be flexible with a desire to work on different project sites across the UK.
  • Full driver licence (travel is a requirement).
  • Valid Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) card.


  • B+E towing entitlement.
  • Forklift experience.
  • Maintenance knowledge of plant and vehicles.

Role: General Labourer

Location: Aberdeen

Duration: Permanent

Hours: Full time 40 hours per week

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: 21days holiday + bank holidays; continuous training and development; death in service scheme; financial wellbeing scheme; family friendly and health and wellbeing policies; work life balance company culture; mental health first aiders and many more.

We are Igne Group Limited, a synergetic amalgamation of six companies, renowned within our respective fields, with over 350 years of combined experience. A one-stop-shop for pre- and post-construction services. Igne’s six service categories are: site investigation, testing, unexploded ordnance, water wells, geothermal, and geo-environmental.

Igne was formed to offer actionable insight and critical services available on time, on budget, and on scope. By uniting SafeLane UK UXO, WB&AD Morgan, Raeburn Drilling and Geotechnical (including the Northern branch), Terra Tek, DTS Raeburn, and Allied Exploration and Geotechnics, Igne offers strength in depth and breadth of services and capabilities. It offers stand-alone or fully integrated services and can support an entire project’s lifecycle.

If you feel like joining an innovative, fast paced and dedicated team who are making a difference, send us your up-to-date CV to, we would love to hear from you.

We are committed to equal opportunities for all staff. Applications are encouraged regardless of age, sex, disability, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, and marriage and civil partnerships.

LocationAberdeen, Scotland

TitleGeneral Labourer


HoursFull Time

How to apply

Please Contact Sharon Hemingway - Head of HR

Contact NameSharon Hemingway

Tel0371 789 1000