Site Manager

Orbit Group
England, Northamptonshire, Northampton
£43728.00 - £48586.00 per annum + Benefits
16 Jan 2019
06 Feb 2019
Laura Maxey
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Site Manager
Location: Northampton
Salary: £43,728 - £48,586 per annum
Car allowance of £5,400 and Up to 15% bonus
Contract: Permanent
Hours: Full time 36.25 hours per week

Orbit is a fantastic business and one that's really going places. We have an excellent opportunity for a Site Manager to be part of our construction team building new homes. You will be based out of our Office in Northampton but will be part of one of our sites located in Shipston - on -Stour. The site consists of 55 traditionally built 2 story houses and 1 maisonette containing affordable, shared ownership and private homes.

As a Site Manager you will oversee operations on a day-to-day basis, supervising and coordinating around 40-50 sub-contractors. You will ensure that work is done safely, on time and within budget and to the right quality standards as well as working closely with the Sales team to ensure customer satisfaction.

To be a strong applicant, we are looking for someone who has a minimum of 5 years experience in a construction management role within the house-building sector and have experience of supervising tradesmen and subcontractors, scheduling and calling off material orders, programming, snagging, and liaising with sales.

The ideal candidate will reside in Northampton to Coventry corridor.

It is essential for you to have the following:

  • CSCS Managers Card - mandatory
  • CITB (SMSTS) Site Managers Safety Course
  • First Aid Training
  • Full UK driving licence

    For a full list of criteria please review the role profile attached.

Why apply?

We believe that an organisation's best asset is its people, and as such we want everyone to feel that they can make a difference. We want to unlock the potential in all Orbit employees and maximise their satisfaction in the job. We have a corporate training programme, opportunities for professional development and our staff tell us we are a great organisation to work for. We offer an excellent benefits package, including private medical insurance, discounted dental insurance and gym membership, 27 days holiday entitlement and pension scheme.

About us

We are one of the UK's leading housing groups providing high quality, good value homes to over 100,000 customers across the Midlands, the East and South East.

We are a developing housing association that owns and manages 42,000 homes and builds 2,000 new homes every year.

Our customers are at the centre of everything we do. We provide all sorts of homes for all sorts of people and our innovative approach empowers every one of them to grow and flourish.

We are commercially driven. The more profit we make, the more we invest into the communities that we work for, improving services and playing a key role in driving UK housing growth.

We empower our employees and enable people from every background to achieve their career ambitions by giving them the support, benefits, training and environment they need to thrive at work and in life.

We are Orbit.

How to apply

To apply for this role please submit your CV and a supporting statement that demonstrates how you meet the key criteria we need. If you wish to discuss the role further, please contact Laura Maxey at Retinue Solutions, on 0203 837 7880 or via email on

Advert Closes - Tuesday 29th January (Midnight)

Interview dates - Week Commencing the 4th February

Retinue Solutions is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Retinue Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.