Assistant Site Manager

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  • Salary:

    £30k - 35k per year + Van, Bonus

  • Contact:

    Rhian Newman

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  • Contact phone:

    07969 972412

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    5 months ago

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Title:  Contracts Supervisor / Assistant Site Manager

Location:  Cornwall

Salary:  £30,000 - £35,000 plus benefits

Sector:  Timber Frame

We are currently working with one of Cornwall & Devon’s fast paced manufacturing facilities, concentrating on building quality residential homes for a large range of customers. They have a reputation for high quality, and commitment to providing the best service to our customers.  Due to their steady growth, they now have a permanent vacancy for a Contracts Supervisor to work on a portfolio of projects around the region. 

Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will have responsibility to ensure our sites meet pre-agreed standards of health & safety; customer service and construction together with delivering the build programme meeting budget and quality standards.


The Role:

Working on multiple contracts, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • On-site supervision of our timber frame & insulating teams
  • On-site liaison with the Principal Contractor’s Site Manager
  • Daily / Weekly reporting to the Operations Manager of site activity, issues and progress
  • Weekly roof truss & joist delivery dates programming with the Project Co-Ordinator
  • Specifically, the Supervisor shall undertake:
  • Recorded Quality Inspections
  • Ensure HSE performance on site
  • Undertake handovers of the timber frames, recorded
  • Recording progress of work against the plan
  • Setting the teams to work, managing and coordinating daily and weekly work tasks

About You:

The ideal candidate will have experience of supervising, managing or erecting timber frame buildings:

  • The role would suit an Assistant Site Manager, Contract Supervisor, or Foreman.
  • A qualified timber frame erector or joinery gang leader will also be considered for the role; this is an excellent development opportunity for those wishing to progress from a trades background into supervision and management.
  • A driven person, with an ability to prioritise workload, be highly organised and communicate clearly with customers and erectors is essential.
  • A relevant CSCS card or 5 day SSSTS are essential. Other relevant qualifications are useful.

What's Included:

  • Company Van
  • Fuel Card
  • Ipad
  • Mobile Phone
  • Bonus

For furhter information relating to this role, please contact Rhian Newman of Thorn Baker on 07969 972412 or email rhian@thornbaker.co.uk 


Key Skills:  Timber Frame, Housing, Residential, SMSTS, CSCS, Carpenter, Carpentry, NHBC, Supervisor, Site Manager