JOB TITLE: Clerk of Works


Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : Lyndhurst
Job Reference : 12823AH Job Category : Building and Construction
Employment Type : Temporary Posted : 10/01/2017
 
Salary & Benefits : £11 - £11.20 per hour
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Job Title:Clerk of Works (temporary contract) Location:Lyndhurst, Hampshire Salary:£11.20 per hour The Opportunity Do you have a background in building or property maintenance? Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you want to work in the heart of the New Forest? If you'd like a role making a real difference to one of England's top areas of natural beauty read on€¦


Job Description

Job Title:Clerk of Works (temporary contract)
Location:Lyndhurst, Hampshire
Salary:£11.20 per hour

The Opportunity
Do you have a background in building or property maintenance? Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you want to work in the heart of the New Forest?

If you'd like a role making a real difference to one of England's top areas of natural beauty read on€¦

The Role
As our new Clerk of Works you'll oversee the refurbishment and repairs of our residential estate across the New Forest. Our portfolio is large and varied and you'll encounter a variety array of planned works and reactive issues to resolve through to completion.

You'll travel around our stunning estate through glades, ancient woodland and heath to assess tenant properties, making recommendations and plans for works. As Clerk of Works you'll be involved in procuring resources for the projects and visiting sites to gain experience of managing the works hands-on.

We hope you like people because the Clerk of Works role will involve liaising with lots of different groups, Alongside supervising works on site and overseeing contractors you'll be our representative when speaking to our tenants, communicating the work that needs doing, timescales and your plan.

The Candidate
If you have experience in building maintenance or construction with great people skills we'd love to hear from you!

To be able to hit the ground running you'll need a good working knowledge of residential building defects and how to fix them so a background in building or property maintenance or residential construction would be great. As Clerk of Works you'll be overseeing the on-site team so any experience of management would be a real advantage.

The Clerk of Works role is highly people-orientated so you'll need great communication skills. If you're confident dealing with residents, contractors on site, suppliers and our internal administrators you could be the person for us.

Owing to the nature of the role you'll need a full UK driving license and your own car or van. We pay business mileage at 45p per mile.



The Company
We're responsible for looking after the entire New Forest estate; from the conservation and development of its trees right through to the maintenance of commercial and residential buildings based here. Our team is passionate about providing a great service for the people who live, work and play in the New Forest whilst ensuring it's sustained for generations to come.

As Clerk of Works you'll play a central role in ensuring residential properties remain or are brought back up to a high standard and are as ecologically friendly as possible. Reporting into our Building Surveyor you'll get the opportunity to experience a unique and challenging position within one of England's areas of natural beauty.

Sound good? Click "apply" now!

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd pay excellent referral fees so if you know of someone who would be suited to this role please get in touch!

Reference: 12823AH


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