Job Specification

Taper & Jointer

Job Description

Elements Europe has successfully positioned itself, as one of the leading organisations in the UK’s off-site manufacturing and construction market; having an enviable portfolio of projects across hotels, residential and student accommodation.

Following substantial investment by leading global construction firm, GS Engineering & Construction (GS E&C), Elements Europe have a number of large projects in the pipeline and is looking to scale up the delivery capability with immediate effect.

Job Title:                            Taper and Jointer

Level:                                  Employee

Department:                     Production

Reports to:                        Working Team Leader and Production Supervisor

Direct Reports:                None

Salary:                                £14.63 per hour

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Sealing all joints between plasterboards
  • Preparing wall and ceiling surfaces for painting
  • Report all quality/design problems to the Production Supervisor
  • Ensure that all work is performed in accordance with the requirements of Health and Safety and other relevant legislation in addition to Elements Europe Risk Assessment and Procedures
  • Ensure that all works are manufactured in accordance with Elements Europe drawings and specifications
  • Ensure housekeeping standards are kept at the level required
  • Ensure all works are carried out in accordance with Elements Europe quality systems and checks

Experience and Knowledge required:

  • Be able to work at heights e.g. using steps and A-frame ladders
  • Working at Height training certificate (preferred, but not essential)
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Strong team player
  • Ability to take direction and to ask questions if unsure
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Ability to use hand tools e.g. scrapers, batch pans and 10” and 12” jointing boxes
  • Experience carrying out these or similar tasks
  • Taping and Jointing Certificate (NVQ Level 2 or equivalent), is preferred but not essential

Why Work for Us?

  • Permanent Contract
  • Monday – Friday = 07:00am – 15:30pm
  • Car parking on site
  • Annual Christmas shutdown
  • Contribution to a pension scheme

This is not a complete statement of all duties and responsibilities for this post, the company may require you to undertake other duties within your capabilities according to the needs of the business.

If you feel you have the right experience and skill set; then please do not hesitate to apply for the role of Taper and Jointer.

If there are any further questions please don’t hesitate and contact us on 01952 767 100 or

Elements Europe inspires great diversity, within our company and in our key values. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer with a diverse workforce, from a range of demographics and backgrounds.

We are seeking enthusiastic individuals with a passion for growth, to join our team based in Telford. If you like the sound of the above, then please apply today!

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