Trainee Site Manager

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1236865128-2
  • Date Posted: 12 February 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: FBR Construction Recruitment
  • Location: Southampton, Hampshire
  • Apprentice Pay: £19,000 to £21,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Construction, Health and Safety, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a smaller housing developer who reside within Southampton, Hampshire. They build an excellent product which really focuses on quality. They have a great reputation for what they do and staff retention is excellent as they reward and promote their teams. They mainly do traditional build projects which are a mix of private housing and HA plots. These can range anywhere on site from 4 units up to 20 units. They now have some new sites starting for 2024 and are seeking a new trainee site manager to join the team. This will be a permanent position and salary ranges between 19k - 21k p/a. They will put you through a training programme to build career and set the platform to become an assistant and then site manager for your future development.

You would be employed as a trainee site manager, permanent, working Monday-Friday each week. Normal site hours of 7.30am-4.30pm each day and will be on various sites at different stages learning all areas of the build programme. Sites are all in Hampshire ranging from Southampton, Portsmouth, Salisbury and Chichester areas. Your day to day duties include: reading drawings/plans, completing training modules, training to get a fork lift ticket, learn all aspects of the build programme, health and safety, managing trades, learn to snag and completions and general day to day help on site.

They are looking for somebody who has some experience within construction already. Possibly somebody who has just graduated from college or university and looking for their first steps in to construction management. They are looking for somebody who is energetic, hungry to learn, has a passion for construction and who is a team player. They want somebody who is confident in getting stuck in and understanding the way they work. You must be reliable, professional and have excellent communication skills.

This really is a great and exciting opportunity to join a respectable housing developer who will invest in your career journey in site management. You will learn about building quality and be part of this excellent company, enhancing its and your reputation. Great training, great career progression, competitive salary to start on, and a chance to get in the construction housing sector.