Operations Manager

Contract Manager

Senior Planner

Operations Manager

Exeter

Permanent – Fulltime

Do you have a strong civils background and are used to managing multiple contracts?

We are seeking an experienced Operations Manager to oversee multiple Contracts Managers and a number of utilities, renewable energy and civils projects in both Devon and the wider area.

Reporting directly to the Construction Director you will manage the timely delivery of numerous sites, overseeing the management team, ensuring sites are delivered within programme and budget.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing several Contracts Managers, responsible for all civils project team delivery.
  • Ensuring project programming, planning and delivery are achieved
  • Ensure company health and safety standards are continuously met.
  • Regular reporting on financial progress, and deliverable timescales

Key Requirements:

  • Previous Civil Engineering knowledge and experience, with Solar Farm/Renewable Energy being a distinct advantage
  • Must have a strong proven operational management background.
  • Must have worked in a civil engineering at a senior capacity
  • Contract Management background with SMSTS, CSCS and FAW
  • With expected travel

 

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Kalina or apply as instructed

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

Contracts Manager

Exeter

Permanent – Full time

 Do you have a strong civils background and are used to managing multiple projects?

We are seeking an experienced Contracts Manager who can manage a number of renewable energy and civils contracts in both Devon and the wider field.

Reporting directly to the Exeter regional office you manage the timely delivery of numerous sites, overseeing site teams, health & safety, planning and budgets.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing several sites, responsible for all civils site teams and delivery.
  • Project programming, planning and delivery.
  • Ensure the site is adhering to company health and safety standards.
  • Ensure the site is running to budget with regular liaison with the procurement and commercial team.
  • Liaising with technical and financial staff, subcontractors, legal teams, and the client’s own representatives.

 

Key Requirements:

  • Previous Civil Engineering knowledge and experience, with Solar Farm/Renewable Energy being a distinct advantage
  • Must have a strong Contract Management background with SMSTS, CSCS and FAW
  • Contractual knowledge and understanding
  • Proficient use of MS 365 and project planning software
  • Full driving license and be able to travel – with expenses paid for accommodation/fuel

 

To Apply:

For an informal discussion please call Kalina or apply as instructed

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

 

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.