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Built on strong family values, our customer-focused philosophy ensures that we not only understand and meet our customers’ needs but that we also apply those same values to our employees, investing in our team and enabling them to be the best they can be, both individually and as part of a team.
If you are motivated, honest, hardworking and customer-orientated and want to join a team with the same principles that match your own, then please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to hearing from you!
Contract Manager Vacancy
Do you have good people management and customer service skills? Experienced in surveying properties, estimating and budgeting? Looking to take the next step in your career or ready for a new challenge?
Highbury Homes – The Complete Building Solution are currently seeking an experienced Contract Manager to join our fast-paced team based in Brighouse, West Yorkshire.
We are a building company primarily working for leading insurers completing repairs in domestic properties following damage caused by a number of perils. In addition to domestic repairs, we branch into commercial repairs for local councils and schools and work for social housing companies.
- Manage a team of trade and program and book in relevant works
- Attend properties to survey and estimate repair work
- Produce an accurate schedule of repairs and send to clients within relevant service level agreements
- Plan and budget repair work and ensure works are being carried out to time/budget
- Liaise with customers and clients daily
About the Role
- Hours are Full Time, Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week
- Full UK Driving Licence required
- The successful applicant will be provided with a company car
- Pension is a Government Pension Scheme
- Salary will be competitive rates depending on experience
- Due to the nature of our business, a CRB check will be undertaken
How to Apply
If you are interested in joining our friendly, professional team, please email your CV to email@example.com
We also work alongside industry apprenticeship and training providers CITB (Construction Industry Training Board) to train and develop young people into the builders of the future. This investment in the next generation of building contractors translates to Highbury actively supporting young people in all construction-led apprenticeships, from joinery apprenticeships to bricklaying courses.
Highbury have a commitment to CITB and aim to recruit construction and joinery apprentices every year to enable them to get a foot in the door and have successful careers in construction. This is driven by the Managing Director, Gareth Jones (an apprentice trained joiner himself), who believes that helping young people into work not only combats youth unemployment but will drive the future economy.
Earn While You Earn
If you’re interested in training with an award-winning refurbishment and building maintenance specialist like Highbury why not apply for one of our Building, Joinery and Carpentry, Plastering, Painting and Decorating or Property Maintenance apprenticeships to kick-start your career?
Why Work For Us?
“I have worked for Highbury for seven years and throughout my time at the company I have felt, and still feel, valued as an individual and that my skills are recognised.
Highbury see the importance of training their staff to a high standard and the courses they provide are evidence of this.”
– Ed Laurence
“I have been a Contracts Manager at Highbury for three years and I can honestly say working for Highbury is one of the best highlights of my professional career.
The working environment can be described as ‘open, relaxed, very engaging, informative, interesting and, above all, fun.”
– Wayne Ball
“Since joining the company, Highbury has offered me more than a job.
I have been given opportunities to build a career, progressing up the employment ladder to a management position through excellent training and support from management and colleagues.”
– Jill Jaques