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Site Manager – Modular Contractor

  • Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + Excellent Package
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • London

Site Manager – Modular Contractor

Salary: £50,000 – £65,000 + Excellent Package

Location: Central London

About the Company:

My client are a specialist developer who focus on delivering modular solutions to add stories to residential buildings in London and the South East. This exciting, family owned business has grown rapidly since their inception, being built on a project by project basis by industry experts who have come from mixed backgrounds including top tier main contactors and specialist builders alike. As the business has grown, so has the team, and they have recently made a couple of major appointments, drawing in senior industry professionals from major PLCs with their forward thinking business model and fast moving projects. They have numerous live projects and a number of big plans in the pipeline all of which are supported by an off-site factory where their modular units are built. With the order book for 2020 already full, their future looks bright and stable and with this in mind they are looking to continue their sustained growth by building in a few new members of the team.

About the Role:

My client is recruiting for a Site Manager to lead a newly won residential project, adding a few stories of modular units to an existing building in Central London. This project will require a Site Manager with cradle to grave experience, ideally in modular building projects. Experience of dealing with modular projects at height and the experience of dealing with working on an existing building will be required.

This role will be seen as stepping stone into a senior role within this growing business. The successful individual will be given a fast track to Directorship if they conduct themselves well whilst overseeing this project.

Their main responsibilities will be maintaining the highest standards of health, safety and environmental management and establish standards of quality on site and ensure delivery of a quality build in accordance with the project specifications and project requirements, and to provide effective management of contracts.

  • Organise the works and supply chain to provide the right working environment to avoid disruption between trades.
  • Understand the site priorities and adopt a professional and considerate approach to maintain good working relations.
  • Undertake the works in the most economic manner to eliminate waste and avoid non recoverable costs and preliminaries losses

About the benefits / rewards:

Our client support, develop and understand their employees. They offer employee stability through permanent long-term employment and stable working environment. You will be well rewarded for your hard work with a remuneration package that will correspond to the individuals experience and skills. The guideline basic salary is £50,000 – £65,000, with the opportunities for additional benefits as well as funding towards a degree.


Candidates must have extensive industry experience, directly relating to similar works and must have worked in similar or higher positions in top tier or similarly set up contractors. They must be easily able to manage and motivate their team. They must show the contractual knowledge to identify risks and opportunities with client and subcontractors and have the ability to programme the works and identify key interfaces, risks and opportunities in the construction process. The successful candidate will be able to show length of service in only a handful of previous companies, and will be able to show vision and drive to progress further within this business.

  • Stable Background – Only a handful of previous employers
  • Experience on Modular projects
  • Hands on approach and can do attitude
  • Experienced in setting up and running similar projects
  • Proactive in learning with ability to influence others
  • A good communicator, able to interact with clients in a positive engaging manner
  • A team player

To apply please contact Alex or call 01923 750 095