Project Manager

Estimator

Assistant Site Manager – Housing

Assistant Site Manager

Mechanical Project Manager

Quantity Surveyor

Working Foreman

Trainee Quantity Surveyor

Senior Site Manager

Technical Manager

I am working with a specialist shopfitting company to recruit a Project Manager to carry out a diverse and unique role.

  • Plymouth
  • Permanent

My client provides shopfitting services to a number of well-known food retail stores nationwide and has facilities locally where they store equipment such as shelving, fridges, lighting and HVAC units. The appointed person will be responsible for surveying sites (stores) across the nation and putting together a scope of works, plans and programs to coordinate the relocation of equipment to the facilities.

The number of stores you will be working on will be vast and will be located anywhere from Cornwall to Scotland. Some overnight stays will be expected but most travel will not require a stopover. Please note, all travel expenses will be covered by the employer.

Whilst you will be working on a number of sites, you will be responsible for putting together inventories and making logistic management plans are in place to ensure safe shop installations.

You will be responsible to the Project Manager and will liaise with other staff members and build positive relationships.

Applicants must possess the following:

  • CSCS card
  • Construction & Shopfitting background
  • Must be confident in scheduling and able to work logistically

Additional information:

  • Your time will be split between the office in Ivybridge as well as on-site across the country.
  • Salary circa £50,000
  • Company car or Car Allowance
  • 30 days annual leave inc. bank holidays
  • Death in service
  • Mental health well-being enrolment
  • Private medical

For an informal discussion please call Abbie 0773 655560 or use the red button to apply online.

Sphere Solutions is a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector, with offices in Truro, Plymouth, Bristol, Taunton, Gloucester and Cardiff.

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.

Due to an increase in the volume of tenders, we have been appointed to assist with the recruitment of an Estimator for a Groundworks contractor.

  • Estimator
  • Cornwall

You will play a part in the delivery of projects and packages of work valued from £50k to £1m. My client’s scope of work includes – Earthworks, Civil Engineering, Remediation, Groundworks, Drainage and RC structures on Residential and Commercial new-build projects.

Reporting to the Commercial Director and working closely with the construction team, you will take responsibility for pricing tender packages, following the process from initial receipt through to award. Suitable candidates will have sound knowledge and the ability to read drawings with specific attention to detail.

  • My client will pay up to £65,000 & a package for the most suitable candidate.
  • All applicants must live within a commutable difference of Redruth.

For an informal discussion please call Abbie 0773 655560 or use the red button to apply online.

Sphere Solutions is a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector, with offices in Truro, Plymouth, Bristol, Taunton, Gloucester and Cardiff.

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.

One of my clients, a medium-sized family-owned timber frame developer, are looking to strengthen their team by recruiting an experienced Assistant Site Manager to join their Cornwall division.

  • St Ives
  • Permanent

Applicants must have a proven background within house building and be able to assist the Site Manager in pushing the progress on site. You will deputise if the Site Manager is unavailable and will ensure standards and morale are high throughout the team.

The development is already underway and works will continue on-site for at least another 12 months, longevity is on offer for suitable candidates to move on to local sites throughout the area.

Please only apply if you possess the following:

  • SMSTS, First Aid at Work & CSCS card
  • No less than 3 years experience as an Assistant Site Manager
  • Trades background
  • Must live locally to St Ives

On offer:

  • Competitive salary, ranging up to £42,500 for the right person.
  • Car Allowance
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Other enhanced company benefits

For an informal discussion please call Abbie 0773 655560 or use the red button to apply online.

Sphere Solutions is a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector, with offices in Truro, Plymouth, Bristol, Taunton, Gloucester and Cardiff.

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.

Sphere Solutions is working with an award-winning boutique house builder

  • Bodmin
  • Permanent

Sphere Solutions is working with an award-winning boutique house builder to recruit an ambitious and career-driven Assistant Site Manager. The company ethos is quality first, delivering high-end houses exceeding customers’ expectations.

You will assist with the following:

  • Management of direct labour and sub-contractors
  • You will ensure site health and site set-up is undertaken and in accordance to company standards and expectation
  • Ensure that all orders for materials and subcontractors are made and recorded accurately.
  • Monitor the quality of work on-site at the various stages, reporting to the Site Manager on progress
  • Attend site meetings.
  • NHBC and customer liaison

Suitable candidate:

  • Experience as an Assistant Site Manager and new build housing experience is essential.
  • SMSTS, CSCS and First Aid at Work.
  • Must have a strong understanding of NHBC expectations.
  • Live locally, with knowledge of the supply chain

On offer is an excellent salary with great career opportunities to progress, being part of an award-winning team where quality is at the forefront of expectations. You will be enrolled onto the company bonus scheme also.

For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert 01752 421888 or use the red button to apply online.

Sphere Solutions is a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector, with offices in Truro, Plymouth, Bristol, Taunton, Gloucester and Cardiff.

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.

 

Working on large contracting schemes, this is a rare opportunity to be involved in a landmark project, covering commercial, industrial and public sector build schemes.

  • Mechanical Project Manager
  • Building Services Manager
  • Newquay, Cornwall
  • Subsistence paid

The role will be varied, and you will manage all engineering services, manage resources on projects, supply chain management, cost reporting/procurement for building services packages, client liaison, consultant liaison, manage all project reporting, site auditing/project compliance, ensure on-site health and safety and monthly reporting on building services schedule and programme.

What you will need:

  • BTEC / HNC in Building Services, IOSH, CSCS, SMSTS.
  • Experience in managing building services / M&E packages, delivering on time and programme
  • Management of procurement, labour and sub-contractors

Management of contract costs and variations – projects over £2m

  • Health and safety management, risk assessments
  • Compilation and presenting operating and maintenance manuals
  • Full UK Driving License and subject to SC Clearance

Offering a salary in Circ. £70,000 + car allowance, excellent holiday allowance, private medical insurance and a host of flexible benefits.

For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert 01752 421888 or use the red button to apply online.

Sphere Solutions is a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector, with offices in Truro, Plymouth, Bristol, Taunton, Gloucester and Cardiff.

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.

Sphere Solutions is seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor

Helston

Permanent

Ideally from a civil engineering/utilities background to join a successful local contractor covering sites across Cornwall.

You will join an experienced commercial team, reporting to a Commercial Director, financially managing several sites, and ensuring costs are monitored and adhered to.

This is an excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified Quantity Surveyor to join a forward-thinking team of like-minded professionals.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • The role will involve the procurement of sub-contractors, and tender enquiries as well as assisting with ongoing estimating duties.
  • Commercial/financial management, valuations, reconciliations, and final accounts.
  • You will be required to report to the head office and travel to the site.

Key Requirements:

  • Qualified with a suitable construction-related qualification or experience
  • Have similar experience at quantity surveying level managing several projects
  • A full driving license will be required,
  • Proficient IT skills in particular Excel.

On Offer:

  • Salary circa £55k & company vehicle
  • Offering ongoing career progression

For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert 01752 421888 or use the red button to apply online.

Sphere Solutions is a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector, with offices in Truro, Plymouth, Bristol, Taunton, Gloucester and Cardiff.

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.

We are looking to speak with an experienced Working Foreman to oversee the build of a one-off house

  • Truro
  • Permanent

You will be working with the trades while simultaneously being hands-on to deliver the project.
Ideally, you have a carpentry background and are used to building houses, one off-developments would be a distinct advantage. The role will involve the management of the supply chain, reading drawings, on-site health & safety, material control/ordering, building to programme, snagging and regular liaison with the client.

You will need:

  • SSSTS or SMSTS & First Aid at Work
  • Trade background and happy to be hand on
  • Good experience with the local supply chain
  • Experience in building houses from DPC through to hand-over

For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert 01752 421888 or use the red button to apply online.

Sphere Solutions is a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector, with offices in Truro, Plymouth, Bristol, Taunton, Gloucester and Cardiff.

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.

 

We are currently recruiting for a Trainee / Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a long-established Civils Engineering contractor.

  • Helston,
  • Cornwall
  • Permanent

Office-based, but visiting site/s as and when required, you will join a commercial team and assist with all commercial functions of quantity surveying.

Projects are varied and can be summarised as minor civils projects, working for local councils, civil engineers, contractors Etc. You will be exposed to pricing / tender enquiries, sub-contractor procurement, valuations, site measurements, and invoicing through to the final account process. With a structured training programme, this is a great opportunity for someone looking to embark on a commercial career within Cornwall.

What you will need:

  • A desire and enthusiasm to learn
  • Basic site / commercial experience will be advantageous
  • Good IT skills are a must, Excel is essential
  • Ideally educated to BTEC level in a construction-related subject, but not essential there is the opportunity to become suitability qualified with ongoing training and support
  • You will need a full driving license as the head office is based in Helston and there will be regular travel to site/s across Cornwall.

For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert 01752 421888 or use the red button to apply online.

Sphere Solutions is a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector, with offices in Truro, Plymouth, Bristol, Taunton, Gloucester and Cardiff.

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.

Our client, an award-winning residential developer are recruiting for an experienced Housing Site Manager to work on a site near Launceston, Cornwall.

  • Launceston, Cornwall
  • Permanent/Full time

Our client has a healthy land bank and clearly structured management team, this will suit an experienced manager with experience in NHBC processes and traditional build methods.

  • As an experienced Site Manager, you will take responsibility for the production of all units, on-site health and safety management and the management of sub-contractors. Reporting to you will be a full site, with the support of a long-standing Contracts Manager
  • Suitable candidates will have a proven track record in house building at a similar level, together with knowledge of both traditional and modern construction methods, processes and current health and safety legislation. Strong IT, organisational and communication skills are also required. SMSTS, CSCS and FAW will be required, along with good local supply chain knowledge will be essential.

In return our client is offering a competitive salary and car allowance, an excellent benefits package including; a pension, private medical insurance and a performance-related bonus.

For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert 01752 421888 or use the red button to apply online.

Sphere Solutions is a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector, with offices in Truro, Plymouth, Bristol, Taunton, Gloucester and Cardiff.

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.

Do you have experience of new build housing and are looking for your next career move?

  • Technical Manager
  • Exeter
  • Permanent/Full-Time

Sphere Solutions has an exciting opportunity for a Technical Manager to join an award-winning Housing Developer, Exeter-based, but offering agile working. Armed with either an engineering or architectural background, the suitable candidate will take responsibility for the management of the design functions for the business.

Offering a thorough and efficient approach to design, development and management, you will team of like-minded professionals, taking the helm from the inception of a project through to its completion. Creating homes across the South West, priding themselves on sustainable construction methods.

Suitable candidates will provide technical knowledge and experience at both the pre-development, construction and post-construction stages of sites. Manage/coordinate the complete design process and have a good working knowledge of design standards, building regulations and planning guidance.

You will possess the following:

  • Experience in a similar role will be essential, ideally housing developer background
  • Knowledge of modern build methods, efficient design techniques and sub-structures
  • Have knowledge of funding criteria relevant to the affordable housing sector
  • Professional qualification – Degree, HND/HNC.
  • Good IT skills, AutoCAD and MS365
  • Commercially aware
  • Full driving license

Next steps…

For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert 01752 421888 or use the red button to apply online.

Sphere Solutions is a market leader in the Southwest & Wales construction recruitment sector, with offices in Truro, Plymouth, Bristol, Taunton, Gloucester and Cardiff.

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.