Estate Building Foreman

Recruiter
TheSmartList
Location
York
Salary
£27,500 pa and will be reviewed
Posted
20 Oct 2020
Closes
03 Nov 2020
Ref
SE2007
Contact
Maria Connelly
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Estate Building Foreman

Are you looking for a long-term post, within an established organisation?

Garrowby Estate is a traditional agricultural estate extending to 13,250 acres, located 13 miles east of York. The estate comprises the following:

Two principal houses

40 let farms

750 acre in-hand farm

Stud farm

1380 acres of forestry

130 let houses and cottages

Following an internal promotion, an experienced, versatile and skilled Building Foreman is required to manage a team of five, reporting to the Clerk of Works.

The Building Department, which works alongside the Joinery Department and contractors, comprises a building foreman, three general builders and a labourer. You will have a varied workload within an attractive working environment.

Reporting to the Clerk of Works and operating from Garrowby Sawmill, you required to fulfil the following criteria:

  • Experienced and competent in a broad range of building skills including brickwork/blockwork, plastering, damp proofing, roofing, paving, groundworks and drainage.
  • Self-motivated and capable of producing high quality work on a consistent basis.
  • Ability to manage and co-ordinate the day-to-day workload of the building team.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and solve problems.
  • Ability to motivate the team members to produce high quality work in an efficient manner.
  • Previous experience of Estate work and operation of a JCB 3CX would be an advantage.
  • A friendly character is essential with the ability to interact with a wide range of people.

You need to have a minimum of 5 years experience within the building trade.

If this sounds of interest, then please apply now!

Our reference: SE2007
Vacancy: Estate Building Foreman
Location: York
Salary: £27,500 pa and will be reviewed
Working hours: 8am to 4.30pm Monday

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