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Site Manager

  • £65,000
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • Watford

About the company:

Our client is a multi-faceted, ISO-certified construction company that has built an unassailable reputation for undertaking bespoke building projects at all stages. From conception, feasibility, and planning through to construction and handover. They are a specialised Main Contractor that works on bespoke new build family homes.

Based in Watford our client has built up a reputation for producing work to the highest standard across North London and Hertfordshire. For over 20 years our client has been a leading light within the industry and has achieved many industry accolades along the way. Sustained organic growth has led the company to its current position of over 25 members of staff and an annual turnover of £18 million, up from £5 million 3 years ago. Typical projects our client works on are valued between £1 million and £6million, and 85% of their business comes from repeat clients.

The success of the business has been founded on the principle of employing the very best people in the industry. All of whom have been responsible for the successful delivery of many of their high-profile projects in recent years. Because of the exceptional people they employ the company has enjoyed a vast amount of success in recent years and is in a very healthy position moving forward meaning that they have been able to secure larger projects through the year.

About the role:

Due to the company’s success and the amount of new work that is already in the pipeline, there is a need for a Site Manager to run one of their upcoming projects in Hillingdon.

This project will be a 4 new build bespoke family homes with the project valued at roughly £5 Million. The successful candidate will be based on-site in Hillingdon and be responsible for the whole site, under the supervision of a Contracts Manager. Due to this, the successful candidate will benefit from day-to-day hands-on guidance and support from the Contracts Manager.

Your role will include

  • management of the project in its entirety
  • Ensure that the on-site Construction team is fully resourced and well-directed, with clear guidelines for their own job responsibilities
  • Ensure that all units are produced to a consistently high standard of quality
  • Monitor and control the cost of production and approve payments to sub-contractors
  • Ensure compliance with all Health and Safety and other relevant legislation, and accompany any authorised person connected with Health and Safety at Work or other relevant legislation in inspections of the site
  • Liaise with internal colleagues/Line Managers, and external suppliers and contacts as required in order to ensure the building program is achieved

About the benefits and rewards:

The company offers excellent opportunities and offers a basic salary in the region of £60,000 to £70,000.

In addition to the basic salary, there will be benefits including Travel allowance, Pension, and health. As well as long-term career prospects and progression, you will also work closely with the Contracts Manager who can offer support should you need it.

About the requirements:

The successful candidate needs to have extensive experience in managing bespoke high-end homes valued between, £1 million and £10 Million. The ideal candidate should also have extensive new build experience.

My client is looking for candidates who can show stability of employment throughout their career keeping each appointment for a minimum of 3 years per employer.