Interested in working for Melhuish & Saunders Ltd? We are an Equal Opportunities Employer Current positions available: Contracts Manager * Quantity Surveyor / Estimator * Site Manager * Site Operative In line with new Data Protection Regulations - any information supplied will only be used for the purpose for which it is intended, it will be kept securely and not shared with any 3rd parties and will be not retained for longer than 6 months unless you are appointed.
As Contracts Manager you will oversee and help manage multiple projects from start through to completion, including the defects period. You will ensure that all works are completed on time, budget and to the highest of standards. You will have good communication skills and be able to negotiate with clients, architects, structural engineers and all staff from site workers to directors, in a professional and fair manner. You will be the first point of contact for the client, design team, site managers, subcontractors, suppliers and the general public for as long as the contract lasts. Health & Safety issues will be a top priority in this role.
As a site manager, you will be expected to oversee all project operations on a day to day basis, ensuring that the work is done safely, on time and within budget and to a high quality. You are expected to assess job priorities and assign workers accordingly. You will ensure that work is on schedule and completed to the highest of standards.
As a Quantity Surveyor / Estimator you will manage and plan all costs associated with various types of construction projects, from the outset until completion. You will be required to negotiate with all staff, from site workers to directors, in a professional and fair manner. You will have excellent verbal and written skills and work in line with the company’s ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System.
As a construction operative you will work on a range of developments from housing though to commercial projects. Work will involve preparing the ground for building, marking out and digging shallow holes and trenches for foundations and drains, erecting hoardings, safety signs, barriers and site huts, dismantling ladders and scaffolding, preparing building materials such as cement and plaster, transporting, stacking and removing materials, laying drains, pipes, manhole covers and inspection chambers.