Contracts Supervisor

From horticruitment

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Working For: Horticruitment

Contracts Supervisor required.

Job Ref: N431

Established in 1977, our client offers a full range of services to cover every aspect of landscape construction and maintenance. The goal is to provide the highest levels of service and help their customers realise the full creative possibilities of modern landscaping.

They specialise in the commercial sector and with their centrally located Head Office and Nursery, they operate throughout the UK. Our client offers a complete landscaping service that includes everything from ecology considerations, design and installation to aftercare and maintenance, providing a bespoke solution for your requirements.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Contracts Supervisor based anywhere between Rugby and Cambridge to cover the area.

Job Role
  • To manage the planning and execution of allocated contracts and completing the contracts to a high standard.
  • To manage day to day operation of resources in conjunction with Contracts Manager including schedules and workload.
  • To ensure compliance with Health & Safety, Quality and Environmental systems.
Responsibilities and Tasks
  • Input into pricing of jobs where applicable.
  • Assist the Contracts Manager with the production of method statements and risk assessments.
  • To plan resource levels with Contracts Manager.
  • To liaise with Contracts manager to allocate resources for labour and plant.
  • To co-ordinate and oversee multiple gangs on projects where applicable.
  • Attend site meetings with clients or their representatives where applicable.
  • Control of direct and subcontract labour (where appropriate) and completion of weekly report sheets and Site Audit Pro reports.
  • Control of all plant and materials, checking that tools, machinery and vehicles are maintained.
  • Conducting monthly toolbox talks & associated paperwork.
  • Active role in recruitment of new employees.
  • Working within our established quality and environmental systems.
  • Ensuring on site activities comply with Health & Safety regulations.
  • Ongoing monitoring of contract programme ensuring meeting required company standards.
  • Dealing with contract correspondence, as necessary.
  • Awareness of any marketing opportunities for the company.
  • Carry out site surveys where applicable.
  • Ensure waste is managed and disposed of correctly under direction of Contracts Manager.
  • Responsible for identification of any training needs for foremen and operatives and communication to the Systems Administrator.
  • Other duties as required.

If this Contracts Supervisor vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Tom Little on 01233 733510 or

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