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Groundworks Plant Manager

  • £40,000 - £55,000 Per Annum
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Bedfordshire

Groundworks Plant Manager 

About the company

Our client is a vibrant and dynamic company specialising in all aspects of civil engineering including groundworks, basements and foundations. As a young business, they have quickly established themselves in the market as a well-respected contractor with future growth at the forefront. Based out of their offices just North of London giving them an ideal base to service all of their projects across the home counties.

Bringing together a wealth of expertise to provide a professional and personal service to all of their loyal client base has been the backbone of the quality schemes they complete. The projects mainly consist of groundworks, drainage, 278 works, RC frameworks among others with projects valuing in range from £500,000 to £5 Million in both the private and commercial sectors. 

About the opportunity

Based on our client’s service yard in Bedfordshire, as a groundworks plant manager, you will be tasked with the complete control and management of a plant division that comprises a variety of machinery across multiple projects in and around the home counties. The successful candidate will report to the directors of the business and will be responsible for overseeing the transport, maintenance, procurement and management of all the plant within the business (from small tools to large excavators). This role requires the candidate to have extensive previous experience with the management of formwork.

About the requirements

Successful professionals must have prior experience in a similar/same role working for a rival contractor within the groundwork and RC frames sector. Managing all aspects of plant management ensuring all projects are serviced promptly and correctly. Successful professionals will be required to oversee the day to day running of a busy plant yard Looking after owned plant and tools and also hired-in plant. Managing all of the on & off hirings of the plant ensuring all sites can seamlessly is a key aspect of this role.

About the benefits and rewards

The salary will be dependent on the level of exposure to this industry, similar roles and experience on related projects. This company offers excellent opportunities and offers a basic salary of around £40,000 – £55,000 depending on experience. The package may also include various benefits relating to travel and healthcare.