Site Manager

Senior Planner

Site Manager – New Build Housing

Bideford

Permanent

Sphere Solutions are working with a respected family-run housebuilder to recruit a Site Manager to join a site in Bideford. This is no ordinary house builder, they are known for their quality and with over 50 years experience creating beautiful homes throughout the UK, this is not an opportunity to be missed.

You will take day to day responsibility for the construction of this development, including all associated pre and post housebuilding works, ensuring that targets are met regarding health and safety, delivery to build programme quality, customers care, and cost.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring compliance on site at all times to the company health and safety standards and processes, NHBC standards, building regulations and overall quality standards
  • Co-ordinating labour and resources
  • Monitoring and controlling the cost of production, and approving payment to contractors and trades where appropriate
  • Initiating and attending plot inspections
  • Carrying out toolbox talks or similar on-site briefings
  • With the support of the Contracts Manager, ensure that the on-site Construction team is fully resourced and well-directed
  • Showing a good behavioural example in all aspects of health and safety, organisation, conduct, quality of work, and professionalism.

Suitable candidates will possess the following:

  • Extensive house building experience, MUST have at least 5 years experience as a Site Manager
  • Demonstrated good leadership and assertive skills to ensure optimum delivery to the highest quality standards on site.
  • A member of the Chartered Institute of Builders and/or qualified to NVQ level 5 in Construction Management, or a time served tradesman with considerable experience of the full range of construction trades.
  • In depth knowledge of all aspects of construction and housebuilding, and the relevant legislative requirements e.g. health and safety, NHBC requirements and Building Regulations.

Package:

  • On offer is a competitive salary
  • Car allowance or company car
  • 33 days annual leave (including bank holidays)
  • Pension

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Kalina on 01752 421888 or click the inviting red button in the upper right-hand corner to apply and embark on this journey with us!

Sphere Solutions are a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector. With offices in St. Austell, Plymouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea and Southampton.

We pride ourselves on building long-term relationships with local, regional and national contractors, developers and consultancies and offer a bespoke, discreet and professional service delivered by highly experienced consultants.

 

Senior Planner

Plymouth

Permanent – Full time

Sphere Solutions is currently recruiting a Senior Planner to join a Tier 1 contractor to manage the preconstruction and planning phases of projects across Devon and Cornwall.

Based in Plymouth with potential hybrid working available in various offices situated across the Southwest.

Responsibilities:

  • Build compliant NEC & JCT programmes from quantity take-offs, considering build requirements, site logistics, and preliminary compilations.
  • Create programmes from procurement to handover, encompassing design, approvals, construction activities, MEP, commissioning, and handover requirements.
  • Contribute to the internal planners reporting pack for monthly commercial meetings, including rescheduling, progress tracking, and percentage completion updates.
  • Analyse information from team members, supply chain partners, consultants, and clients to ensure project success and efficiency.

Requirements:

  • UK building experience is essential
  • Proficiency in Asta Power Project and 4D planning.
  • Extensive experience in managing education, healthcare and commercial construction projects from £10m – £50m
  • Previous experience analysing subcontractor programs to include in the main construction programme

On offer

  • Competitive Salary & Car / Allowance
  • Excellent healthcare benefits
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Flexible benefits package

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Kalina on 01752 421888 or click the inviting red button in the upper right-hand corner to apply and embark on this journey with us!

Sphere Solutions are a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector. With offices in St. Austell, Plymouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea and Southampton.

We pride ourselves on building long-term relationships with local, regional and national contractors, developers and consultancies and offer a bespoke, discreet and professional service delivered by highly experienced consultants.