Site Manager (Social Housing)

Vacancy posted: Friday, 13 January 2017

Location: Glasgow

Closing date: 20 January 2017
Job ref. no.: CF-SM-G

The Company

First People Solutions are currently recruiting for a national award-winning house builder within their social housing division. Due to an increase in workload they have enlisted our services to recruit several Site Managers for the Glasgow and surrounding area.

Our client, have been in operation for over 60 years and are involved in New build, flatted developments and social housing developments on behalf of local authorities and housing associations across the UK. They have a very good reputation building quality housing as well as developing their staff through training and coaching.

The Job

As a Site Manager you will monitor all site activity against quality standards, productivity targets and deadlines. Additionally you will ensure that materials are ordered, stored and used in a cost effect manner. You will be responsible for identifying overspend and highlighting potential savings. It is essential that you are able to maintain control of sub-contractor time through itemising, programming and authorising as appropriate.

You will manage all site resources including labour, plant and materials as well as on-site health and safety and client customer service. As a Site Manager you will also be expected to take ownership of site issues and ensure they are dealt with promptly

The Candidate

Ideally you will have experience of working within social housing, and have experience of meeting NHBC standards. It is important that you have a broad understanding of all trades and have a thorough knowledge of the construction process.

You will :

  • Have excellent organisation and communication skills
  • Be IT literate
  • Have commercial awareness
  • Be a self starter that will bring a positive attitude towards the work environment
  • Work well within a team

The client has established multiple sites across the Glasgow and surrounding area and you will be joining a company that is at the forefront of the buoyant house building industry.

You will have a valid CSCS card, SMSTS card, First Aid and Scaffolding Awareness. For more information, please apply online attaching an up to date CV.

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Contact Name Cheryl Fitzsimmons
Telephone 0141 270 5130

About First People Solutions

First People Solutions is an international technical recruitment consultancy. For over 10 years the name of FPS has been synonymous within our specialist industries supplying temporary and permanent technical staff at all levels and disciplines across a diverse range of engineering and technical industry sectors.

FPS cover the following specialist markets; Aviation, Construction, Energy and Technical. We believe that our experience and client faced approach help make us a truly valued partner.

At FPS we believe that it is our dedicated recruitment consultants and our innovative staffing solutions which have helped us become an international leader in the Technical Recruitment industry.

Our continued success allows us to enjoy a number of successful, long-term partnerships with our range of major clients. In many cases we are sole supplier to them and control their entire recruitment process; so you can be sure your vacancy or application is in safe hands throughout the placement process.


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