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Capital Works Supervisor

Capital Works Supervisor



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Chesterfield, Derbyshire

We are currently assisting in the recruitment of a social housing client based in Chesterfield, for Capital Works Supervisor on a permanent basis.

The main aim of the role will be to supervise the capital works programmes undertaken by external contractors. The role entails adherence to delivery programmes, compliance with specifications, statutory regulations, Health and Safety management, quality, contract performance and the provision of excellent customer service.

Duties of the Capital Works Supervisor role will include, but is not limited to:

  • Providing site specific information on hazards and risks to assist the principle contractor to formulate the construction phase plan
  • Assisting with the contract management of all allocated works to ensure compliance with the scope of work, original inspection, all associated specifications and all appropriate legislation
  • Carrying out post inspections to all properties within the work programme, to ensure all works have been completed to the expected standard and quality
  • Keeping under review the quality standard and specifications for works in consultation with the contracts manager, contractors, Neighbourhood Services Officers and customers
  • Providing weekly progress reports on the management of all contractor works to the contract manager
  • Carrying Health and Safety inspections to ensure safe systems of work are complied with, and the construction phase plan is maintained and adhered to
  • Ensuring that all statutory requirements, standing orders, contract regulations, financial regulations and other relevant requirements are adhered to
  • Possessing an awareness of the current Construction Design Management (CDM) regulations and ensure, in liaison with the Contracts Manager, that all works are within compliance
  • Liaising with contractors to ensure risk assessments and other appropriate processes are in place and complied with
  • Leading on any planning or building regulation requirements relating to planned works
  • Developing and maintaining a culture of continuous improvement in the Capital Works delivery team activities, encouraging innovation and cutting-edge service delivery

The Capital Works Supervisor will have:

  • Knowledge of the building maintenance industry including relevant experience in the inspection of domestic property and the remedy of maintenance problems. At least 3 years directly related experience of working in domestic building maintenance
  • At least 3 years' experience directly related to contract supervision within the construction and building maintenance industry
  • Must be conversant with relevant current legislation and statutory requirement relating to building and inspection works
  • Ability to prepare and interpret specification and prepare schedules of work utilising a prepaid schedule of rates. This will require accurate computer skills

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for the Capital Works Supervisor role, please apply now, or contact Claire at Sellick Partnership for further information.

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