Maidstone, Kent, United Kingdom
Bathroom and kitchen fitter - Ashford and Maidstone - £130 PD - £230PD Our Client is a small Ashford based firm providing high-quality domestic kitchen and bathroom supply and installations services across Kent. We are currently seeking a kitchen and bathroom fitter capable of working to high standards and under minimal supervision. If you have a keen eye for detail, and insist on the end result being beyond reproach then your installation skills could fit well into this expanding company. Customer care, getting it right first time, and being able to take pride in a job well done are the most important aspects of this role.
To manage fits from removal of the existing to completion of fitting the new suite under the supervision of an installation manager
Curious, professional and smart manner at all times
Respect for the properties being worked in
High levels of cleanliness while working
Good timekeeping skills
Ability to work to pre-agreed and reasonable timescales
Project management to ensure work follows required timescales
Basic construction knowledge
Awareness of health and safety requirements, and application to the work undertaken
Basic plumbing knowledge including solder, compression and push fit systems, hot and cold water supply systems and basic heating system understanding
Floor and wall tiling, including layout calculations, adhesive selection, cutting methods, multiple materials, and fixing methods
The ability to apply and finish silicone sealant to a professional standard
Ability to install laminate and vinyl plank flooring
Kitchen installation including scribing panels and mason’s mitre worktop joints
Knowledge of laminate, solid wood and solid surface worktops and their different installation requirements
Other desirable skills include electrics, plastering, carpentry, kitchen fitting, advanced plumbing and water softener installation
Enthusiastic and self-driven
Ability to work from mainly verbal and often remote instruction
Understanding the impact of your role within a small and expanding company
The right candidate would ideally have their own presentable van to travel to and from work sites, although consideration will be given to those without. Tools can be provided if required but a candidate with their own tools would be preferred. This is an exciting opportunity to join a small expanding company with a brilliant reputation for customer service, workmanship and professionalism, and by helping to uphold these standards you will be able to help drive the success of the business, which will be rewarded with additional responsibilities and remuneration. We are committed to upholding the training and development of our staff, and as such consideration will be given to candidates with all experience levels and backgrounds. This job description is designed to outline the role, but may not detail all duties the job role requires to be completed. If you feel you have the attention to detail this role requires, and hold the skills necessary to complete high-quality bathroom installations then please send you current CV to for consideration. Due to the volume of applications received it is not possible to provide feedback to unsuccessful applicants.
A main contractor who was established 40 years ago. Undertakes projects in various sectors including pharmaceutical, education, retail, residential, commercial and more.
They have been growing steadily over the past ten years. Annual turnover was £91m in 2012 and this increased to £165m in 2016. This sustained growth is aided by the fact that a large proportion of their work is awarded on a repeat order basis from an expanding client base.
If successful, you’ll be working on projects valued between £1-60m in the education, industrial, health, leisure and pharmaceutical sectors
What are they looking for?
An ambitious assistant QS with main contractor experience.
Experience of working for a main contractor
Experience in assisting with the preparation of contracts, cash flow forecasts and final accounts.
Knowledge of relevant building and construction regulations and standards.
Strong numerical and IT skills
Proven track record of maximising profit on contracts from £500k +.
Excellent supply chain relationships.
Experience in the education, industrial, health, leisure and pharmaceutical sectors would be a bonus
Waycon Precast Limited
We are one of the country’s leading independent manufacturers and suppliers of bespoke precast concrete products, working for most of the leading UK construction companies.
Our products are used across the construction sector in commercial new build and renovation, residential, civil and structural engineering.
Due to our continued growth we are currently seeking a chartered structural engineer to join our team immediately as our Head of Engineering.
You will be responsible for the structural design of our products, liaising with clients, answering technical enquiries and further development of the product range.
You will also be required to provide support to estimating and production and make occasional site visits.
The successful candidate will be a chartered structural engineer with working knowledge of Eurocodes and experience in reinforced concrete design. Previous experience in precast design would be preferable, but not necessary.
We are looking to appoint a highly motivated individual to lead projects from conception through to completion as well as developing new innovative solutions.
You will need to be conversant with AutoCAD and experience of Tedds, Autodesk Inventor and Revit 2017 would be advantageous.
No agencies please.
Ups building and maintenance Ltd
Manchester, United Kingdom
Following the continued growth and success of a number of Wet room contracts across the North West. We are looking to employ two Site Supervisors to join our growing team. One to work form our office in Manchester and one in Skelmersdale office
To be considered you should be a qualified trades person with Knowledge of plumbing, carpentry, tiling and plastering and have an eye for detail and be able to provide a quality finish
The successful candidates will have a proven track record installing and managing all types of wet room/bathroom installations. They will be highly skilled and have the ability to deliver jobs to a high standard and superb attention to detail.
Rolls & Responsibilities
Overseeing a team of installers installing wet rooms across the northwest approx 4 a week.
Final Post inspections ensuring jobs are completed to high standard.
Ensure H & S is being managed and followed
Point of contact for the fitters and client.
Pre & Post inspections of jobs.
To be considered you must fit the follow criteria
Trade qualifications C & G / NVQ / Apprenticeship
Proven track record in fitting or running a wet rooms or Bathrooms program
Strong customer / client facing skills
a full valid UK driving licence.
Be able to pass CRB/DBS check
We are offering the opportunity to join an established business on a full-time basis, guaranteeing continuity of work. Please send through an up to date CV detailing your career history. Successful candidates will be contacted promptly to discuss the role in greater depth.
Excellent benefits modern company Van Pension Performance related bonus
Salary 25 - 30k depending on experience