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Deputy Site Manager

Long-Term Deputy Site Manager Role at Highpoint Prison, with the potential to become Permanent

Your New Company

GFSL has been created to maintain the delivery of the prison Facilities Management (FM) services such as cleaning, reactive maintenance, landscaping and planned building repair work to 50 prisons across Greater London, South East, East and South West of England. The priority for the organisation is professional and effective service delivery to ensure essential repairs and maintenance are carried out in a timely manner to ensure the Health and Safety of staff and prisoners.

Your New Role

The role will be based at Highpoint Prison, Stradishall, Newmarket. The successful applicant will report to the Head Site Manager and also the Project Manager and be responsible for the assistance of monitoring the delivery of projects works, ensuring that work is completed safely, on time, to budget, and to the required quality, alongside your main Site manager. Pro-actively delivering and wherever possible exceeding, the agreed objectives of both GFSL and the Client by leading a delivery team (including subcontractors, suppliers and on-site engineering team) in the monitoring and delivery of an integrated design, procurement and construction programme.

This is an active and visible role requiring excellent customer relationship and supplier management skills. Working as part of a team within the business, the Site Manager will be expected to positively contribute to the performance of the business by engendering a culture of customer care. The post holder may be asked to deputise for a Cluster Manager / Operations Director as required.

What You'll Need To Succeed

Have the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to communicate to all stakeholders clearly and effectively
Excellent attention to detail and good time management
Good understanding of construction work and processes
Ability to plan ahead and multi task
Exceptional telephone manner and attitude towards customers and clients.
Strong IT skills with knowledge of programmes such as Excel and Word.
A team player
Strong experience of working within a construction supervisory role
Hold full UK driving license
Previous experience of working with the Prisons, the Home Office and Ministry of Justice would be desirable but not essential
The ability to obtain security clearance including CTC / DBS / HMPPS

What You'll Get In Return

  • The rate of pay is £17.17/hr (premium rate) - £30k to £32k annually.
  • The chance to take on a new challenge within a large, busy establishment.
  • Room for progression within the company.
  • The chance to take on a new challenge within a large, busy establishment.
  • Weekly pay whilst working through us as an agency.
  • Temporary to permanent vacancy for someone looking for a long-term stable role.
  • All tools, uniform and materials provided.

What You Need To Do Now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Edward Ball at Hays on 01473 261900

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Published on 24 Jun 2019