HGV Driver

Project Manager

Site Manager-Externals

Estimator

Foreman

Tender Enquiries Manager

Quantity Surveyor

Assistant Site Manager – Housing

Site Manager – Housing

Assistant Site Manager

I am working with a large well known local Shop Fitting company to recruit a HGV Driver.

  • HGV Driver – nationwide
  • Permanent

Ideally, my client is looking for someone on a 3-day-a-week basis but for the “perfect” candidate they can accommodate a longer working week.

A standard day will include driving to your destination, which could be anywhere in the country and then lifting, removing and/or installing equipment from retail stores and sometimes taking equipment back to the depot in Plymouth.

  • Training will be given and any expenses or overnight stays will be paid by the employer.
  • Suitable candidates will have construction site experience, need to have an HGV class 1 E Artics licence and a CSCS card would be preferred.
  • On offer is an hourly rate of £15-£16per hour, hours will differ from week to week, and you will complete a timesheet at the end of every week.
  • This would be an ideal role for someone looking for extra income on a part-time basis.

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.

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.

We are looking to recruit a Site Manager with experience in managing external packages.

  • Externals Package Manager
  • Exeter
  • Permanent

You will join an experienced site team on a large multi-million pound new-build apartment block/s on the outskirts of Exeter. Suitable candidates will have experience managing external works, which will include; brickwork, windows, steel frame erection and landscaping.

The role:

  • Quality control/ and package management
  • Chair run progress/coordination meetings
  • Check, write and authorise RAMS
  • Experience with brickwork materials call-offs/management
  • Able to work autonomously to drive the programme
  • Reporting to the Project Manager to achieve programme and objectives.

To be considered:

You need to have similar construction experience and have good knowledge of external trades. Along with good IT skills and have SMSTS, CSCS and FAW.

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.

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.

We are looking to appoint a Foreman for the A465.

  • South Wales – Highways
  • Competitive salary + benefits package
  • Permanent

The post holder will be accountable for delivering a section of the Dualling of the A465 Areas 5 & 6. The job holder will take full responsibility for the supervision of labour, plant and sub-contractor within their section of work. They will also ensure the management and quality aspects of the project meet the client’s and company’s performance expectations.

Take responsibility for ensuring the highest possible environment and health and safety standards are adhered to at all times.

Reporting to: Project Manager

Key Responsibilities:

  • Set a personal example and promote best practices in safety, quality and environment.
  • Supervision of sub-contractors
  • Able to read drawings and construct them, work to a program and keep written (and preferably electronic) records.
  • Communicate with all site teams including engineers, QS’s, safety officers and clerk of works to ensure full understanding of information.
  • Monitor and control labour, plant and materials.
  • Ensure daily diaries and allocation sheets are up to date.
  • Implement and promote safe systems of work and overall activities.
  • Contribute to the program through the line manager.
  • Work with engineers on setting out information and details of technical information, contributing to the preparation of method statements.
  • Attend and contribute to weekly meetings with the site team regarding safety, progress, expenditure, costs and program.
  • Ensure toolbox talks, safety alerts and method statement briefings are carried out.
  • Ensure all statutory weekly or daily inspections are carried out e.g. weekly safety and environment tours.
  • Assist development of the workforce and identify training requirements.
  • Ensure a high standard of quality on the works to at least meet the specification requirements.

Specific Safety Responsibilities

  • To take reasonable care for the safety of themselves and of any other person who may be affected by what they do or fail to do at work.
  • To co-operate with their employers or any other persons in the performance of their statutory duties.
  • Not to misuse or interfere with anything provided in the interests of health, safety or welfare.
  • Have the ability to evaluate safety practices and procedures to recommend methods of improvement.

The Candidate:

  • Previous experience working on large highway schemes.
  • Relevant CSCS & SMSTS cards and First Aid Certificate
  • Experience managing a team of labourers and semi-skilled workers.
  • Ability to influence and persuade others to build working relationships with both internal and external customers at all levels.
  • Flexible approach with an ability to adapt to tight and often changing deadlines.
  • Ability to prioritise and organise own workload and that of others with a collaborative approach to work.
  • Understanding of health & safety legislation concerning a construction site.
  • Infrastructure/Highways construction background is essential.

For an informal discussion please call Connor on 07990 569 825 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 are recruiting a Tender Enquiries manager to work for a large civil engineering contractor in South Wales.

  • Hirwaun
  • Competitive Salary + benefits package
  • Permanent

Key Responsibilities:

  • The successful candidate will be vital in reviewing client tender documentation, producing tender enquiries, coordinating with our internal buying department and fostering key supply chain relationships.

Qualifications:

  • This role requires working effectively to meet deadlines, collaborating closely with the lead estimator, and maintaining comprehensive records of supplier information and communication logs.

Benefits:

  • A competitive Salary, Pensions and Life Cover will be payable

Location:

  • Various – HQ Hirwaun, Avonmouth, Flexible & Hybrid Working Arrangements Operational Area: Wales and the South West Department: Pre-Construction Team – Work Winning

Role Details:

  • Highways & Transportation
  • Development
  • Energy
  • Operational Status: Technical

For an informal discussion please call Connor on 07990 569 825 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, a maintenance & construction contractor are recruiting for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their South West operations.

  • Plymouth
  • Permanent

Reporting to the Commercial Manager, you will manage the financial aspects of contracts including sub-contractor procurement, invoicing and payment management, through to the final account. Projects will be varied and include; fire stopping, retrofit – PV installations and general planned maintenance works across social housing and commercial clients.

Specific duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Supply chain procurement
  • Ensure tenders are prepared by measuring and calculating rates
  • Measure and prepare cost estimates for contracts and tenders
  • Ensure all work issued has labour targets to return agreed margins
  • Ensure production targets are issued and contract CVR’s are set
  • Valuations and final accounts

Suitable applicants will possess the following:

  • Previous experience in a quantity surveying role, ideally within contracting, maintenance or fire-stopping
  • Knowledge of the financial and contractual elements of projects
  • Able to manage a contract from inception to final account, understand all costing and expected budgets
  • Relevant industry qualifications
  • Full driving license
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Good MS Office knowledge

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary, offering circa £50,000-£55,000 depending on experience and qualifications.
  • 31 holidays including public holidays which will increase with length of service
  • Staff Bonus Scheme
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Life Assurance cover
  • Long Service Awards

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.

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

  • South Devon
  • Housing

Applicants must have a proven background within house building and be able to lead a small team whilst developing positive work relationships with subcontractors, external consultants and senior management alike.

Works on the site are already underway but still have over 100 units to be built, this will offer longevity to the appointed person, as well as local sites to move on to once completed.

Please only apply if you possess the following:

  • SMSTS, First Aid at Work & CSCS card
  • No less than 3 years experience as a Site Manager
  • A trades background is preferable
  • Must live within a commutable distance of South Devon

On offer:

  • Competitive salary, ranging up to £60,000 for the right person.
  • £4,800 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.