Wall Tie Operative

We’re looking for an enthusiastic individual to kickstart their career as a Wall Tie Operative…

Do you want to pursue a career in construction, but don't have the experience?

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Job Description

Are you looking to explore a career within the Construction Sector with a particular focus on Green Skills? Then look no further. We’ve got just the opportunity for you as a Wall Tie Operative.

Designed with one of our employer partners, this course will be delivered by ourselves at RE:GEN Academy to provide you with hands-on experience and on the job training so you can put your skills straight to the test. With an end result of gaining all relevant knowledge and training to be with the chance of progressing into a specialist role as a Wall Tie Operative.


This is a unique model that has been designed with our employers, to educate and attract young vibrant talent into the sector and help you climb the career ladder. You will gain knowledge and qualifications specifically in Retrofit and Construction Green Skills which play a huge part in the role.

Daily responsibilities:

If successful, you will progress into an Wall Tie Operative position where you will be supervised to cover all aspects of the role. As your skill base increases you will undertake the following:

  • Conducting thorough inspections of existing wall ties to identify potential issues, failure, or deterioration.
  • Establishing different types or bricks or blocks used in the properties and whether or not wall ties are present.
  • Executing the proper installation of wall ties according to project specifications and industry standards.
  • Ensuring that all installed wall ties meet quality standards and comply with building codes and regulations.
  • Developing knowledge around different types of wall ties and their purpose.
  • Work with various materials, such as steel or composite wall ties, to secure and strengthen the connection between inner and outer walls.
  • Using the correct tools to identify the positions of existing cavity wall ties.
  • Measuring and planning the placement of new wall ties against and present wall ties.
  • Adhering to all health and safety regulations of the site you are working on.
  • Working around people in their homes.

Desired skills:

  • Good attention to detail
  • Turn up on time
  • Work safely
  • Take pride in your work
  • Courteous and Polite
  • Good communicator
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Clean up after yourself
  • Knowledge of construction tool and equipment
  • Valid drivers license or reliable transport

Personal qualities:

  • Hard-working
  • Confident and eager to learn
  • Self-motivated


  • Due to health and Safety Regulations, you must be 19+ to apply for this position.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary and Benefits based on Trainee or Apprenticeship rates.
  • Pension scheme
  • Bespoke development plan and much much more…

It is important to remember when applying for this role that being an Wall Tie Operative can be physically demanding. The ideal candidate must be positive and respectful as this can be a customer-facing role. 

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If you’d like to find out more about the employers we are currently partnered with and are offering apprentice or trainee opportunities, please apply here. One of our team will the get back to you ASAP!