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We are hiring

          Job Description

We are looking for experienced trades people to support our rapidly growing company.

Please be aware applicants must be from Rochdale or within a 30 min travel distance.

Applicants will need to be experienced and qualified in their specific trade. Being competent in other general building tasks or trades due to the varying nature of the work we deliver would also be a benefit.

They will be asked to carry out a wide range of works from reactive maintenance through to major projects and pre-planned quoted works across our vast portfolio of clients.

Must have a drivers license as will be working alongside other skilled engineers, semi-skilled staff and site managers.

CSCS card and other relevant industry training are also preferable.

Rate is per hour and will be depending on experience and value the applicant to add to the business.

Out of hours work and overtime regularly available as well as occasional on-call work.

Job Type: Full-time

Please contact: 033 414 1967 or send your CV to admin@1stcontracts.com

 

 

 

Recruitment Opportunity – Estimator

Job Description

The Role

We are looking for an experienced individual to help us develop our busy pricing department. Duties will include.

  • Primarily working closely with the contracts management team at head office to manage quotations and client expectations
  • Processing a number of lower value high volume quoted works following on from maintenance visits
  • Processing ‘small works’ projects up to the value of around £30k
  • Support and unify our pricing structure to ensure continuity throughout the department
  • Seek the best value on the procurement of materials and plant for our business and the interests of our clients
  • Adjudication of sub-contractor and supplier quotations supporting the regional teams where required
  • Forming take-off’s and measures from drawings or field supplied data then compiling structured bills of quantities
  • Occasionally required to attend site and survey works or meet client

The Individual

  • Must have significant experience of 3 years or more in a similar role in the industry
  • Be a team member with the right attitude to contribute to the business and the work environment as a whole
  • Be ambitious and driven for personal and professional development
  • Will have to have good commercial awareness
  • Be proficient in Microsoft packages and have experience of web-based pricing

The position is full time and mainly office based

Salary is negotiable £25k upwards depending on experience and attributes

Job Type: Full-time

Contact the office for more details

Recruitment

Engineers

We are looking for experienced building maintenance engineers to support our rapidly growing company.

Applicants will need to be experienced in reactive building maintenance as well as other general building tasks or trades. They will be asked to carry out a wide range of works from reactive maintenance through to major projects and pre-planned quoted works across our vast portfolio of clients.

Must have a drivers license as will be working alongside other skilled engineers and site managers, also be comfortable with an amount of travel to and from jobs.CSCS cards and other relevant training is also preferable.

Salary will depend on experience and skillset.

Job Type: Full-time

Contract support / Lead contract support

Contract Support Administrator required – This is an excellent opportunity to work as part of a close team in a rapidly expanding company, providing administrative support on the Help Desk. The role will involve being responsible for your own sub-contractor/s. This will include processing all jobs, chasing updates, booking in works, updating external systems, keeping track of KPIs, checking and processing invoices to the invoice department and general administrative tasks. Previous experience would be advantageous

Person specification

  • Excellent communication skills and a professional telephone manner are essential
  • A desire to learn and take on additional duties
  • Ability to build good working relationships with a diverse range of customers
  • A team player, who is willing to work hard and learn all aspects of the business
  • Proactive individual who can deal with issues and resolve problems
  • Conscientious, reliable and enthusiastic
  • Full working knowledge of MS Office and Excel

Job Type: Full-time

Please send a CV to admin@1stcontracts.com or call 0333 414 1967 for more details on any of the positions.