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Technical Manager / Clerk of Works

Stafford or Shrewsbury – Hybrid working

£40,000, plus essential car allowance

37 hours per week

Are you looking for a permanent opportunity, starting immediately?

Can you help us to put the PLUS in Housing Plus?

We currently have an exciting opportunity for two Technical Managers (Clerk of works), to join our successful in-house Development team.

Do you have a proven track record and experience in a similar role, such as construction site agent/manager?

Do you have in depth knowledge of related construction, Housing, Development, refurbishment/regeneration work? Then we may have the perfect role for you!

This role will provide geographical resource for Staffordshire, Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin regions to support the delivery of the expanding Development Programme.

As one of our Technical Managers (Clerk of works), you will assist with the preparation, revision and delivery of the Group’s growing Development Programme, comprising mixed tenures i.e. Open Market sales and rents and Affordable developments across Staffordshire, Telford and Wrekin and Shropshire.

Taking responsibility for and inspecting and reporting on construction activities and quality of workmanship in accordance with the contract scheme specification, design, health and safety requirements in compliance with CDM Regulations 2015, current Building Regulations and in accordance with the Homes England’s requirements from construction inception, practical completion and defects liability periods.

You will provide construction technical solutions and design feedback and advice relating to designated Development schemes/projects.

Represent the company at monthly site meetings including acting as leading client’s representative for designated small to medium size schemes/projects, including liaison with building contractors, developers, consultants, authorities, councils, local communities etc.

Take responsibility for the organisation of our periodic Health & Safety Site Conformity Reports prepared by our designated schemes’ Principal Designers for specific schemes/projects all in compliance with CDM Regulations 2015.

You will either need to be educated to HNC/HND or City & Guilds level in a construction related discipline or have an equivalent track record and knowledge through work experience and training in construction and or new build development or relevant technical discipline e.g. Construction site management.

You must hold a full, valid and clean drivers licence.

We have offices in Shrewsbury and Stafford.  This post offers a flexible base with the requirement to work across all sites and home/mobile working as necessary.

If this sounds like you, please apply.

Benefits package:

  • Hybrid working - must live a reasonable distance to the communities that we serve
  • The option to join our contributory pension scheme
  • 25 days’ holiday, increasing with each year of service, up to a maximum of 30 days
  • Bank holidays
  • Career progression within a sector-leading business
  • A comprehensive induction programme and excellent learning opportunities; with mandatory and specialist training available
  • Access to a dedicated Employee Healthcare Portal
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free annual flu vaccinations
  • Long service and retirement awards

We’re looking for a dedicated professional to bring our values to life and ensure our customers receive outstanding services.

If you want to be part of an organisation that’s determined to make a positive difference to homes, lives and communities, if you want to be proud of what you do, if you are looking for job security and a great career, join Housing Plus Group company.

As one of the largest providers of affordable homes and care in the area, employing almost 1,000 people, Housing Plus Group offers rewarding roles with excellent training and career development pathways delivering services that customers can trust across Staffordshire and Shropshire. Housing Plus Group companies include Care Plus, Property Plus and Severn Homes.

Please note, we may close this vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applications. Don’t delay – apply today to avoid disappointment.

If you have not received an update within 2 weeks of submitting your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Closing date: 8th July 2022
Interviews will take place throughout the advert

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Technical Manager / Clerk of Works

Housing Plus Group
Stafford, UK
Shrewsbury, UK

Published on 5 Jul 2022

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