Quantity Surveyor

Sales Executive

Senior Site Manager

Contracts Manager

Contracts Manager

Site Manager

Multi Skilled Technician

Assistant Site Manager

Assistant Site Manager

Buyer

Quantity Surveyor

Penzance/Cornwall

Permanent / Full – time

Sphere Solutions are seeking a highly motivated Quantity Surveyor to join a very successful Civil Engineering and Groundworks Contractor with regional offices across the South West.

Working with an extensive client based; covering both leading contractors and house builders this is an excellent opportunity for a suitably motivated candidate to join a forward thinking team of like-minded professionals. There is the opportunity to progress with a good support structure and training on offer.

The role will be varied and include:

  • ·Assist with pricing civil & groundworks packages
  • ·Tender administration
  • ·Assisting with producing bills of quantity
  • ·Submission documentation
  • ·Excellent computer skills, including Word and Excel
  • ·Good client liaison skills / attendance at tender interviews
  • ·Must be highly motivated

To Apply: For an informal discussion please call Kalina on 0175242188 or apply as instructed. Sphere Solutions are one of the South West & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment.

With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Plymouth and St Austell) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates.

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Sales Executive

Newquay

Permanent, Full time

Tues-Sat 10am-5pm

We are currently seeking a highly motivated and organised Sales Executive to join a regional housing developer.

The Sales Executive will be responsible for managing sales traffic across sites in the Newquay area, overseeing show homes, and engaging with potential customers.

The ideal candidate should possess excellent communication skills, have a strong interest in property, and preferably have previous experience in the housing or estate agency industry. This role requires good IT skills and the ability to work independently while maintaining a professional and personable demeanor.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage all sales traffic on site, including show homes and drive-by/walk-in potential customers.
  • Conduct viewings and provide guidance on pricing, fixtures, and fittings.
  • Develop a deep understanding of our clients brand and what it stands for, ensuring consistent representation to customers.
  • Assist with general sales administration tasks to ensure smooth operations.

Requirements:

  • Valid driver’s license and willingness to travel between sites
  • Availability to work Tuesday to Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm.
  • Presentable and personable,
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong interest in the property industry, with a good understanding of market trends and customer preferences.
  • Ideally, previous experience in the housing or estate agency sector,
  • Proficient in IT skills, including the use of relevant software and tools.
  • Salary range: £25,000 – £35,000 per annum

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 is 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.

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Senior / Site Manager
St Austell, Cornwall
Permanent/Full time
Our client, an award-winning residential developer is recruiting for an experienced Housing Site Manager to work on a large unit site in St Austell. With a healthy land bank and clearly structured management team, this will suit an experienced manager with experience of 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 team consisting of an Assistant Site Manager and a permanent forklift and labourer as a minimum.

Suitable candidates will have a proven track record in house building at a similar level, together with knowledge of modern construction methods, processes and current health and safety legislation. Strong organisational and communication skills are also required. Good local supply chain knowledge will be essential.

In return, our client is offering a competitive salary Circ. £66,000 and an excellent benefits package including; company car/car allowance, pension, private medical, life assurance and a performance-related bonus.

To Apply:
For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert on 01752 421888 or apply as instructed.
Sphere Solutions are one of the South West & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment.
With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Plymouth and St Austell) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates.

Contracts Manager

Build Manager

South Devon & Cornwall

Permanent

Sphere Solutions is looking to recruit an experienced Contracts Manager for Cornwall and South Devon. Our client is a dynamic well-established, award-winning developer who creates and build design-led housing developments of the highest quality

Due to growth in the region, from both sales and a healthy land bank, they are looking to recruit an experienced Contract Manager for the South West – sites are spread across Cornwall & South Devon and you will be given up to 4 in a particular area.

The Role:

Reporting to the Construction Director you be responsible for a number of residential sites across the region. You will manage an experienced build team whilst ensuring build programmes are on time and Health & Safety and Quality are adhered to.

What we’re looking for:

The ideal candidate will be a proven Contracts Manager with experience of working with a housebuilder coupled with knowledge of the NHBC both modern and traditional build methods. Excellent Management and organisational skills are a given.

On offer:

On offer is an excellent salary of up to £80,000 with car/car allowance, excellent bonus structure, private medical cover, pension and flexible benefits package.

To Apply: For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert on 01752 421888 or apply as instructed. Sphere Solutions is one of the South West & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment.

With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Gloucester, Cardiff, Plymouth, Southampton, and St Austell) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain with quality candidates.

Contracts Manager
Exeter
Permanent

 

Sphere Solutions are working with a long standing Groundworks and Civils Engineering contractor to recruit a Contracts Manager for sites across Devon, Cornwall and Somerset

 

Suitable candidates must have groundworks and civil engineering experience, wanting to join a reputable regional contractor to manage their sites across all areas. With an expansion phase in full swing and a large client base of repeat business this is an excellent time to join.

 

You will be tasked with the overall management of designated sites, to provide and maintain on-site health and safety, ensuring compliance and standards are always met. Managing site teams, direct labour and subcontractors, ensuring all plant and materials are fit for purpose, all PPE and on site HSE are in place.

 

Ensure both short and long term programmes and planning is in place to deliver sites on time and in budget. Regular liaison with the client on progress and attending meetings when required will all be part of this role.

 

The candidate:

  • Experience at Contract Manager level within groundworks & civils is essential
  • SMSTS and a good level of health and safety management, RAMS and COSHH
  • Commercial / financial understanding
  • Full Driving License as sites will be across all of Devon

 

On offer is a competitive salary, car allowance and pension.

 

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Kalina on 01752 421888 or apply as instructed. Sphere Solutions are one of the Southwest & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment.

 

With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Swansea, Plymouth and Southampton) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates.

 

 

 

Site Manager

Cornwall

We are seeking a Site Manager to assist with a programme of small works across Cornwall, working with an experienced operational team, you will assist in delivering a program of capital works, ranging from small external works to redecoration or a small new build.

The successful candidate will manage site teams, sub-contractors, on-site health and safety and compliance, ensuring project delivery both on time and within budget.

What you will need:

  • Experience in a similar role, working as a Principal Contractor, managing trades and the supply chain.
  • Current in date SMSTS, CSCS and First Aid.
  • Ideally, an ONC / HNC or level 6 NVQ in a construction-related subject, experienced trade route will also be considered.
  • Longevity with previous employers and a good understanding of various forms of contract.

If this is something you would be keen to consider and want to discuss in more detail, please do call or apply as instructed.

Sphere Solutions are one of the South West & Wales market leaders in providing recruitment services to the built environment.

Multi Skilled Technician

Customer Care Technician

Multi Skilled Technician

Permanent – Full Time

Covering multiple sites across Cornwall

I am working with a private, bespoke house builder to recruit an experienced Customer Care / Multi-Skilled Technician to join their team covering developments across Cornwall

Reporting to the Customer Service Manager, you will carry out all maintenance and repairs to newly built and owned properties, ensuring the very best care and service is provided to new homeowners throughout their aftercare period.

Key responsibilities:

  • Taking direction from the Customer Care Manager, ensuring all customer appointments are attended on time.
  • Ensure the property is adequately protected before the commencement of works, including PPE and overshoes.
  • Take relevant photographs confirming protection, before and after work and reporting on completion of works via email.
  • Review your diary and ensure that workload is allocated appropriately, ensuring work can be completed right first-time in the time allowed and resolved in a timely manner.
  • As and when required carry out inspections of reported defects and issue a full report with photographs.
  • Report any repetitive defects on active and non-active sites to the Customer Care Manager to discuss with the Commercial/Technical Director
  • Ensure that Health and Safety are followed, and site regulations are adhered to.

To be successful in the role, we are looking for:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction, and housebuilding trades e.g. Painting, Decorating, Plastering, Carpentry and Joinery
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to deal with customers in a friendly and professional manner.
  • Organised, self-motivated with a high level of personal integrity and respect for others is essential.
  • Able to work as part of a small team with established processes and procedures.
  • Ability to work independently, prioritise work and take initiative.
  • Works well under pressure/in a fast-moving environment.
  • Driving license.

Package:

  • A competitive of salary up to £34,000per annum
  • Company Van, fuel card, tools, uniform & work phone
  • 25 days annual leave PLUS bank holidays
  • Pension contribution

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Kalina on 01752 421888 or click 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

Assistant Site Manager

St Ives

Permanent

Would you like to join a leading housing developer with a pipeline of new sites locally? With, a commitment to quality, innovation, and excellence, they have a strong reputation for delivering exceptional homes across Devon & Cornwall.

We are seeking a highly motivated and organised Assistant Site Manager to join the construction team. The Assistant Site Manager will work closely with the Site Manager to ensure the successful delivery of residential new build schemes, the first site will be Near St Ives.

The role:

  • Assist the Site Manager in planning and coordinating all construction activities.
  • Monitor and enforce safety regulations and compliance with company policies.
  • Supervise and coordinate subcontractors and direct labour on site.
  • Ensure that work is progressing according to programme timelines.
  • Quality control, inspection of works, and Customer Care.
  • Support / deputise for the Site Manager s and when required.
  • Liaison with the NHBC/LABC and building inspectors.

What you will need:

  • Experience in a similar role within newly built housing
  • Knowledge of modern construction methods, in particular timber frame
  • Ideally a trade or HNC background, with a valid SMSTS, First Aid at Work, ideally CSCS also.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret construction plans and documents.
  • Health & Safety-conscious and familiar with safety regulations on-site.
  • Full driving license required.

In Return:

  • Competitive salary and Car Allowance
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity package

 To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Jo Lambert in the first instance or apply as instructed

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

 

Assistant Site Manager

Fowey, Cornwall

Permanent

We are seeking an Assistant Site Manager to join a regional contractor, working as part of the site team to deliver both refurbishment and new build schemes across Cornwall.

Joining an experienced operations team, you will assist with the running of a busy site; managing trades, site inductions, toolbox talks, influence on site health and safety, and ensure the projects are on track, sometimes having to deputise for the Site Manager.

To be considered for this role you will need to have

  • SMSTS, CSCS and FAW
  • Experience at a similar level, refurbishment experience will be advantageous
  • Knowledge of the local supply chain
  • Trade or HNC qualification will be preferred
  • Longevity with previous employers
  • Full driving license

If this is of interest and you want to discuss it in more detail please do call Jo or apply as instructed.

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

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.

Buyer

Truro

We are looking to speak with construction Buyers with a passion for materials and plant procurement in the Cornwall area.

We are working with a leading civil engineering contractor to recruit a Buyer. This organisation is going through a steady growth period and now is the perfect time to join this experienced team and establish a procurement strategy.

Duties will include:

  • Create, maintain & build positive and effective relationships with new and existing supply chains.
  • Procurement of materials, plant & equipment.
  • Take-offs.
  • Certifying material invoices.
  • Support the pre-construction tendering process and commercial team.
  • Best value strategy, rebates, and ensuring a cost-effective method is established and maintained.

Suitable candidates:

  • Construction experience in a buying role – material, plant, and site equipment.
  • Good negotiation skills, with a natural ability to forge lasting relationships.
  • Effective IT skills, Excel is mainly used.
  • Good local and national supply chain knowledge.

 

If this is of interest and you would like to explore this further, do call Jo for an informal discussion and apply as instructed.

Sphere Solutions is a Southwest & Wales market leader in providing recruitment services to the built environment.

With specialist consultants based in our regional offices (Bristol, Cardiff, Gloucester, Taunton, Plymouth and St Austell) we fill vacancies daily with contractors, developers, civil engineers, and their supply chain in high volume with quality candidates.