A leading top 10 award winning house builder seeks to appoint an experienced Senior Site Manager for a new build housing development with approx. 150 units based in Preston.
The company are proud of achieving HBF Five star rating and more NHBC awards than any other house builder.
As a Senior Site Manager you will be reporting to your Contracts Manager and you will manage the development of the site through to completion, ensuring that Programme, Quality and Cost targets are achieved in accordance with the build programme, through the effective management of the Site team and subcontractors.
Senior Site Manager responsibilities:
With the support of the Contracts Manager, co-ordinate trades, direct labour and materials to meet the production programme; maintain the optimum level of material on site to ensure that the site team is fully and effectively employed.
Ensure that all units are produced to a consistently high standard of quality, so as to comply with NHBC requirements and the Building Regulations.
Monitor Quality Control procedures and Customer Service procedures, and ensure that any customer complaints during the production cycle are promptly and properly investigated, with action taken to remedy defects and prevent recurrence.
Monitor and control the cost of production, and approve payments to sub-contractors.
Ensure compliance with all Health and Safety and other relevant legislation, and accompany any authorised person connected with Health and Safety at Work or other relevant legislation in inspections of the site.
Initiate and attend inspections by the Local Building Inspector or the NHBC under the Building Regulations.
Liaise with internal colleagues/Line Managers, and external suppliers and contacts as required in order to ensure the build programme is achieved.
Work with the Sales team to ensure that regular Sales/Build meetings are attended, all Sales/Build procedures in the company are adhered to, and inspections of all show homes are carried out. Work with the Sales Team to carry out Home Tours and Handovers
Carry out familiarisation inspections (New Home Tours) with the Sales Negotiator and customer, and ensure that any remedial work is completed prior to occupation.
With the support of the Contracts Manager, ensure that the on-site Construction team is fully resourced and well-directed, with clear guidelines to their own job responsibilities, and are provided with full support in achieving these, in terms of communication, training and development, and the organisation of the site's workload and resources.
Key Skills required
Extensive experience delivering new build housing developments (traditional and timber frame build)
Extensive experience of working within established build programs.
Excellent communicator, with high detail orientation.
Assertive to ensure delivery of targets by on-site team and trades/labour.
Ability to prioritise tasks to meet changing business needs, demonstrates strong problem-solving ability
A member of the CIOB and/or qualified to NVQ level 5 in Construction Management or a time served tradesman
In depth knowledge of all aspects of the construction trade and the relevant legislative requirements e.g. Health and Safety, NHBC requirements and Building Regulations.
Good knowledge, understanding and experience of dealing with all issues relating to Customer Care.
In return for your skills my client are offering a competitive salary and bonus, company car or allowance, 25 days Annual Leave (plus bank holidays), death in service, pension and further company benefits along with continued training and development.
If you looking to join an award winning builder, please contact Deena at Bromak for a confidential chat or apply via the link below.