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Vacancy Details

Trainee Project Supervisor - REF No. HQ5432

Industry Sector: Project Management
Location: Hook

Salary: from £25000 to £30000 per Annum

FRS Office: FRS Headquarters
Consultant: Isabelle Roques

Detailed Job Description

The UK's leading wetroom specialists is seeking a Trainee Project Supervisor to conduct scheduling of all wetroom projects in the UK while supervising all of its contracts. 60 to 80% of the time will be spent visiting pre-installation sites to ensure projects are on schedule; therefore a driving licence and vehicle is essential, while early starts may occur to get to site location. The role is to primarily shadow one of the established supervisors within the client's various sites and provide supervision of live contracts as well as any pre-site survey requirements and leak investigations.

Applications from ex-military personnel (Royal Air Force, Royal Navy, British Army, and Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged.

You will be based from the offices in Hook, however your main role will be visiting sites pre-installation in London, therefore flexibility in travelling and working different hour shifts is essential to enable you to get into London in good time.

Although in-house training is provided from the Technical Director, the ideal candidate will have experience in the construction industry and must hold valid CSCS card.

Key Responsibilities:

* Attend some pre-start/order meetings with Contracts Manager
* Arrange for Handover Meetings with contracts manager where required
* Attend site prior to works starting to ensure areas are ready, issue any preparation sheets and other relevant paperwork
* Attend site post application to sign off works where required and issue/complete any other relevant paperwork
* On larger projects, carry out work set up, booking in deliveries, arranging site boxes, consumables, etc.
* Attend weekly progress meetings with other employees to discuss projects where required
* Attend site to inspect problem jobs, report findings to the Technical Director and arrange resolutions as quickly as possible
* Go through with nominated site team the "installed" system and any other technical requirements they may have
* Help operatives complete their paperwork and ensure they hand it in on-time
* Deliver supply only materials as and when required
* Measure bespoke grills by following the guidance of the Technical Director and the current procedure
* Pre-quote survey visits as and where required
* Carry out quality spot checks on the operatives and advise the Technical Director if any individual requires further training and support.

Other responsibilities:

* Maintain and develop relationships with customers and suppliers

* Ensure rapid and accurate communication within your team and other personnel is maintained at all times
* Work closely with the Contracts Manager on all aspects of your roles to ensure they are executed correctly
* Suggestions to improve and develop current systems/procedures to enable the business to run efficiently, effectively and profitably
* Maintain a full understanding of the client's products and services

Person Specification:

* Good knowledge of construction industry (ideally with waterproofing experience)
* Valid CSCS card
* Ability to meet deadlines and adapt to urgent tasks
* Exercise diplomacy at all times when dealing with customers and provide a high level of customer service
* Ability to work as part of a team
* Mentor team members and help where possible with their personal development
* Good communication and IT skills
* Professionalism and personal presence
* Attention to detail
* Flexible working hours where required
* Full clean driving licence, with own transport

Development Potential:

There will be a van provided for this role on successful completion of a three to six-month probation period. You will also have the chance to be put through a relevant course once your CSCS card has expired.


40 hours per week


£25,000 - £30,000


23 days holiday (2 days must be kept for the Christmas Shutdown) + Bank Holidays, performance related bonus, auto-enrolment pension, ample parking, van provided after completion of probation period (3 to 6 months)

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