Role Description

Job Title:

Opportunities available for Bolton, Greater Manchester and Lancashire

Reports to:

Contracts Manager

Accountable to:

Directors

Main Objectives

Report to Contracts Manager on all matters relating to the day to day running of the development

Take full responsibility for the required standards of Health and Safety on site, protection of works, presentation and quality of the product

Work to agreed build programme and financial parameters set for the development

Key Responsibilities

Read, understand and comply wuth company policies and procedures  and implement on site at all times

Ensure all trades are working in accordance with trade specifications

Manage, motivate and support directly employed site staff through performance monitoring

Take ownership of agreed build programme, providing 4 week look aheads with weekly reviews and updates to achieve development completion target

Fully conform to building regulations and warranty providers requirements

Understand contractual requirements  of the development and ensure compliance of contractors proposals, employers requirements, main contracts and third party agreements

Attend regular development review meetings to address site progress, programme and quality

Complete required quality inspections and action in a timely manner using the development management system

Action findings from department audits in a timely manner

Skills knowledge and aptitude

  • Effective communication skills with the ability to liaise with internal and external personnel

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Able to influence and meet deadlines

  • Enthusiastic

  • Good eye for detail

  • Able to embrace training

Qualifications & Training
- Essential

  • Level 4 or equivalent in a construction based qualification

  • CSCS – Site Manager level

  • SMSTS

  • First Aid at Work

  • Basic Scaffold Inspection

  • Good working knowledge of Building Regulations

Qualifications & Training
- Desirable

  • Temporary Works Co-ordinator

  • IPAF MEWPS for Managers

  • PASMA Management of Mobile Access Towers

  • Asbestos Awareness

  • Fire Warden

  • Mental Health First Aid

  • Good knowledge of LABC standards

  • Good knowledge of Robust details/Accredited details

Experience

  • Previous site management experience

  • Competent in masonry build process

  • Up to date knowledge of health and safety obligations and building legislation

Working relationships

It is important to form strong working relationships with both internal and external people. The focus in this role is:

Internal: Directly employed site staff, Contracts Manager, Procurement & Commercial staff, HR, Design/Technical staff, Planners, Directors
External: Sub-Contractors, suppliers, LABC  representatives, customers and members of the public

Think you’re the right fit?

Great! Send us your application and we'll be in touch

How?

Please send your C.V and covering letter to: careers@watson-homes.co.uk