Quality Assurance Coordinator

Senior Project Manager

Design Manager

Planner/Senior Planner

Quantity Surveyor

Design Manager

Project Manager

Senior Site Manager

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Site Manager

Quality Assurance Coordinator

Home Based with weekly site visits across the Southwest.
(mileage covered)

37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday
Permanent – Full time

Sphere Solutions is recruiting a Quality Assurance Coordinator to be responsible for the successful delivery of Contract Quality Plans.

Supporting operational teams with, inspections, training, and guidance to ensure work activities are completed in line with quality standards and contractual requirements.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Gather, analyse, and prepare data for monthly inspections
  • Manage and analyse Company events and trends by quality audits, inspection actions, and customer complaints
  • Provide training on Management Systems
  • Maintain relationships with staff and suppliers to ensure policy consistency
  • Submit weekly assurance reports to the business

Key Requirements:

  • Previous experience in a similar Quality Assurance based role.
  • Excellent report writing and data analysis skills.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft office applications specifically Excel
  • This position does require weekly site visits therefore it is essential you hold a clean and valid UK driving licence and access to own vehicle.
  • Excellent knowledge of local geography
  • You must be able to pass a SC Clearance to be considered for this role

On Offer

  • Up to 6& pension contribution scheme
  • 25 days holiday
  • Paid professional subscription.
  • Life assurance
  • Employee discount and reward schemes
  • Training opportunities and qualifications within a supportive environment to ensure career progression

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 Project Manager

Our client is a large and very well-established Tier 1 Building Contractor with a regional base in Cardiff and Bristol. They are a household name, well renowned for successfully carrying out a diverse range of projects up to £100 million typically.

Due to the award of a very large, high profile and prestigious project in Cardiff they are looking for a Senior PM to oversee and deliver a significant part of the scheme, which by itself is in excess of £100 million.

Reporting to the Project Director, you will have responsibility for a team of Project Managers, an M&E Manager and a Design Manager. You will ensure that the project runs smoothly and efficiently and this will involve ongoing liaison with the client as well as the rest of the project team including the commercial lead.

Candidates will come from a larger main contractor background, adept at delivering larger building projects, ideally above £50 million. Ideally, you will reside within commutable distance of the Cardiff area, although if you live further away the company would entertain covering lodging during the week.

This is a unique opportunity to join a market-leading business that can offer excellent long-term opportunities working on a highly prestigious project.

Please get in touch today for further details.

Design Manager

Sphere Solutions are looking for a Design Manager to join a well-established, award-winning main contractor. Our client is a forward-thinking contractor that focuses on delivering exceptional projects and they specialise in construction services to a diverse range of clients. Their Bristol region currently has a healthy pipeline of work as well as ongoing current projects.  They are a Tier 1 business that has been established in the region for over 15 years.

Our client is looking for an individual who fits the following criteria:

  • Complex Project experience
  • Main contractor experience – projects may include schools, commercial, MOD/MOJ and other public sector schemes.
  • Manage client reviews
  • Management of CDP’s
  • Site or office-based
  • Ensure all design information is build ready

This role would suit an experienced Design Coordinator or Design Manager who is keen to further their career with an award-winning contractor that can offer genuine long-term prospects. Get in touch for further details.

Planner/Senior Planner

Our client is a well-established (major) building contractor that operates from a base in the Cardiff area, covering the South Wales region in its entirety. They carry out a range of building and refurbishment projects typically up to £100 million in value.

Due to the expansion of the regional office and the award of several key projects they have approached us with the requirement to recruit an experienced Construction Planner to join their team.

Involved primarily in the delivery of live projects, you will be given the chance to work on one of several new projects they have coming through including schools, commercial buildings and health-related projects.

Your role will involve carrying out a full planning function from the pre-tender stage through to the handover. This will include Producing linked tender and construction programmes from quantities, method statements, identifying Key Performance Indicators, site logistics, ompiling and contributing to submission documents.

Candidates will have a strong main contracting background as a Planner and reside within commutable distance of the Cardiff area.

On offer is an opportunity to join a rapidly expanding contractor that can offer genuine long-term prospects for the right individual, working on a range of major projects with key public and private sector clients.

Quantity Surveyor

We are currently looking for an experienced QS or Senior QS to join one of our clients, a very well-established main building contractor, that has a regional base in Bristol.

This appointment is due to the award of several key projects around the Bristol area. Projects are a mix of education and commercial schemes and typically run up to £30 million in value.

The role will typically involve managing the commercial aspects of schemes as No.1 commercially, and depending on the size of the project you may also oversee an AQS on the site.

The company can offer excellent long-term career security given a very healthy pipeline of work, as well as a very attractive remuneration package from the start. They have been in the region for over 30 years and continue to grow.

 

Design Manager

Sphere Solutions are looking for a Design Manager to join a well-established, award-winning main contractor. Our client is a forward-thinking contractor that focuses on delivering exceptional projects and they specialise in construction services to a diverse range of clients. Their Bristol region currently has a healthy pipeline of work as well as ongoing current projects.

Our client is looking for an individual who fits the following criteria:

  • Complex Project experience
  • Housing, accommodation, education and/or commercial project experience
  • Managing design team to produce an ER-compliant solution
  • Manage client reviews
  • Management of CDP’s
  • Site or office-based
  • Ensure all design information is build-ready

This role would suit an experienced Design Coordinator or Design Manager who is keen to further their career with an award-winning contractor that can offer genuine long-term prospects. Get in touch for further details.

Project Manager

Our client is a very large and very well-established main building contractor with a regional base in Cardiff.  They carry out a diverse range of building and refurbishment projects, and due to the award of a very large and very high-profile project, they have approached us with the requirement to recruit a Project Manager permanently to work specifically on the external works package of the scheme.

Reporting to the Senior Project Manager on the scheme (which is more than £150 million), your role will be to ensure the external works package is delivered efficiently and effectively. You will manage a large team on the section including engineers and Senior Site Manager, and liaise regularly with the rest of the site team.

You will be an experienced Project Manager from a larger construction or Civil Engineering background and have experience of running major external works packages on major projects. You will also reside within commutable distance of the Cardiff area.

This is a 3-and-a-half-year project and can offer genuine long-term prospects to the right individual. On offer is the chance to work on one of the region’s highest-profile schemes playing a key part in the overall delivery of the project.

Senior Site Manager

Our client is a very large and very well-established main building contractor with a regional base in Cardiff.  They carry out a diverse range of building and refurbishment projects, and due to the award of a very large and very high-profile project, they have approached us with the requirement to recruit a Senior Site Manager permanently to work specifically on the Substructure/RC frame package.

The project itself is well more than £100 million in value and will be in the Cardiff area. As senior site manager, you will report to the Project Manager, manage all labour and trades as well as coordinate subcontractors as well as pre-start meetings, and progress meetings and ensure that the package is delivered efficiently and effectively.

The role would suit an experienced Site Manager from either a Tier 1 main contractor background or someone who has worked for a large RC frame contractor in the past, working on larger RC frame projects. You will also reside within commutable distance of the Cardiff area.

On offer is an excellent salary package as well as the chance to work for a market-leading business on one of the region’s highest-profile build schemes.

If you would like further information on the role or if you would like to apply, please don’t hesitate to get in touch today.

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Somerset / Devon

We are seeking an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a regional contractor covering the Somerset & Devon area. With a pipeline of work and a large new build care home about to commence, we are keen to catch up with suitably qualified Quantity Surveyors who have experience in financially managing Design and Build projects Circ. £12m.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Procurement of sub-contractor packages
  • Cost planning and reporting
  • Overseeing site measurement and preparation of valuations
  • Prepare and agree on interim valuations and final accounts
  • Report to Senior Management on the project performance

Requirements:

  • Educated to degree level in Quantity Surveying, although other equivalent qualifications may be accepted such as HNC/HND if backed up with extensive work experience.
  • Good negotiation skills and commercial awareness.
  • D&B / JCT form of contract knowledge

For this role, you will need to have D&B / new build construction experience and be comfortable financially managing projects over £12m.

Due to site locations, a full driving license will be required. Travel to Devon and Bristol will be required.

Good local supply chain knowledge will be advantageous.

To Apply:

Having read the above and hopefully enticed you to look into this role in more detail, please do call Jo for a confidential chat on 07771 985354. Sphere Solutions are a market leader in the South West & Wales construction recruitment sector. With offices in St. Austell, Plymouth, Taunton, Bristol, Cardiff & Gloucester. 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.

 

 

Site Manager – Solar/Civils

Cullompton

£55k & Package

Are you an experienced Site Manager with a Solar / Civils background looking for a new opportunity,

Sphere is currently working with a Renewable Energy Client seeking an experienced Site Manager to initially oversee a 12-month Solar Farm project near Exeter, moving on to manage projects based Nationally.

As the Site Manager, you will organise and oversee works carried out on site ensuring it is completed on time and within budget.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaising with clients and reporting on progress to site staff
  • Supervising and hiring site staff and subcontractors
  • Monitoring build costs and project progress
  • Conducting quality and safety inspections
  • Checking and preparing site reports, designs and drawings
  • Maintaining quality control checks
  • Give toolbox talks.

Key requirements:

  • Must have previous Solar experience.
  • Willing to travel to other sites on completion of the project
  • SMSTS, CSCS, First Aid

Nationwide Travel will be required after the initial site is completed.

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.