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Plant Manager

  • £40,000 - £60,000 Per Annum + Benefits
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Kent

Plant Manager – RC frame & groundworks subcontractor


About the company

Our client privately-owned business based in Kent specialises in the construction of reinforced concrete frames, structural alterations, remediation and associated groundworks packages across London and the home counties. With an experienced & dedicated team who are able to deliver all aspects of enabling works, remediation, groundworks and RC frames construction, offering clients a focussed mentality to ensure delivery of these schemes are on-plan and in budget safely.

This client has a high staff-retention rate due to the way their staff are developed in-house through training schemes and management support from the leaders of the business. This support is what enables the company to repeatedly complete these schemes for their loyal client-base safely and how they are able to adapt effortlessly to these clients’ demands. The business is in a stage of expansion with a considered growth plan, a real targeted growth plan in mind with an already very healthy order book for the next year, the business is looking to strengthen the team at their base of operations giving them the ability to service these projects to their high standards of quality. This is a company that can offer genuine professional career development.

About the opportunity

Based from our client’s new service yard in East London 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 London. 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 with in 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 hiring of plant ensuring all sites can run seamlessly is a key aspect of this role.

About the benefits and rewards

The salary will be dependent on 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 – £60,000 depending on experience. The package may also include various benefits relating to travel and healthcare.