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Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: £55K or £250 per day contract

Title: Site Manager - Carpentry and Joinery Sub Contractor - High Spec Residential,

Salary: £55K or £250 per day contract,

Location: London

Site Manager – Carpentry and Joinery Sub-Contractor – High Spec Residential


  • £55K + Travel PAYE
  • £250 a day – invoice direct
  • 75-week programme and continued work
  • Flagship Residential Project
  • Excellent Joinery and Carpentry Specialist Subcontractor

Role & Requirements:

Our client is a specialist carpentry and joinery sub-contractor who operate in high spec residential and commercial fit out markets with an annual turnover of £20M.

Our client works for tier one main contractors and developers and has an excellent reputation for the finishes on their bespoke joinery installation.

Our client has recently won a project in East London which consists of the complete carpentry and joinery packages on 420 units on a new build residential project. The programme on this project is 75 weeks and therefore the need now exists for a Site Manager to head up the team. This role will be no: 1 on Site and report into a visiting Director. At peak Site Managers will be managing a team of up to 30 carpenters and will also be responsible for the setting out on site.

Site Managers will take ownership of all the relevant paperwork, daily project reporting, writing up RAMS and Quality Assurance. Site Managers will have a comprehensive understanding of 1st and 2nd fix carpentry and joinery with high-level finishing’s. Site Managers will be responsible for completing the Snag list, using a tablet system.  Site Managers will be responsible for all Health and safety on site.

Site Managers must have extensive joinery and carpentry experience, ideally coming up through the tools. Site Managers must a proven track record in Site Managemement for at least 6 years. This role requires a Site Manager who has a keen eye for detail to ensure the project is completed to the highest possible standard.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • City and Guild in Carpentry and Joinery (ideally Master Craftsman)
  • CSCS Gold or Black
  • First Aid
  • IPAF

Should this role be of interest, our client is happy to consider applicants on both a permanent salaried basis or freelance (invoice direct through limited company). Although both options are available, this is very much a permanent long-term position and offers a continuation of work. As a growing company, this role also has the potential to offer career progression in to Contract Management on successful completion of the project.




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