Persimmon Homes Wessex has a vacancy for an experienced residential Assistant Site Manager to join their successful and growing team. This role will be based on site in the Wantage area.
Who are we?
Building around 16,500 beautifully designed new homes a year in more than 350 prime locations nationwide; Persimmon is one of the UK’s leading house-builders, committed to the highest standards of design, construction and service. We believe our quality really differentiates us from the competition. In fact, our reputation is built on quality. We build quickly and efficiently and expect a lot from our office and site teams, however in turn we’ll reward you for your commitment and hard work and recognise your contribution to the business.
As an Assistant Site Manager on one of our housing projects you will report to a Site Manager and visiting Contracts Manager / Construction Director. They will support and develop you in the way Persimmon operate, meaning you will enable your team of subcontractors to build more quality houses for our customers on time and within budget. They will give you clear objectives. You will need to be adaptable and strong in your management approach with a consistent approach to customer care.
If this sounds appealing to you we will require:
The ability to provide confident leadership on site, especially from a health and safety perspective is essential. You will be expected to work to our strict standards. Previous experience on a residential housing project is strongly preferred although we will consider experience in building contracting.
You must have an up to date CSCS card (black management card), along with current SMSTS. Other qualifications such as a BTEC or NVQ 4 in Site Management or equivalent and a current first aid qualification would be an advantage. A background in a recognised trade would also be highly desirable.
What’s in it for you?
A competitive salary and benefits package including a pension, life insurance, company car or car allowance, healthcare and a generous bonus. Above all an honest, driven approach which offers the chance to work with some great people!
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