Vacancies

Stonewood Builders Ltd are award-winning builder of high quality building projects, offering exceptional service and a commitment to excellence for over 45 years.

We have a strong reputation for valuing and investing in our staff.  With a team of over 130 people and a 97% staff retention, over the last two years, we believe we live up to this reputation.

We are always keen to meet with new tradespersons and professionals and have a policy of offering training and progression to all our staff. If you feel you have something to offer to our company, please contact us.

Any general enquiries on employment with Stonewood Builders should be sent to jobs@stonewoodbuilders.co.uk

Estimator

Are you an Estimator who specialised in high specification, one off residential building projects?

Over the past 40 years Stonewood has established itself within the local market place by offering competitive tendering and delivering a high-quality product, on budget and on time. The Company takes pride in its work and has established a good reputation within the area.

Stonewood Builders Ltd is recruiting a Full Time Estimator to join our expanding Estimating team at our offices in Castle Combe, nr Chippenham. You will work alongside our existing Estimating team and report to the Company Directors whilst contributing to the Company’s continued success, assisting in the ongoing development of the estimating process.

You will be responsible for the following task areas and will be required to have the skill sets specified below.

Requirements:

Candidates should be able to demonstrate successful project delivery with the ability to work without support or supervision and a mature attitude to work. You will need to have estimating experience, have successfully completed a number of final accounts and experience with procuring Sub contracts. Professional references may be requested.

Your duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Estimating and tendering
  • Pre-contract negotiations
  • Supplier and subcontractor negotiations and orders

The Candidate:

  • A full UK driving licence;
  • Good IT skills (Word, Excel…);
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Great team ethic;
  • Knowledge of the Construction industry and working methods;
  • A flexible approach to work;
  • Experience in an estimating role (in particular in refurbishment projects);
  • Formal training would be advantageous but is not essential.

Location: Castle Combe, Chippenham

Salary: Competitive – dependent on experience and qualifications

Chippenham (SN14), Chippenham
Permanent – Full Time

Apply by emailing your CV to jobs@stonewoodbuilders.co.uk or call us on 01249 782293 for an informal chat.

Accounts Assistant

Stonewood Builders Ltd is recruiting an Accounts Assistant to join our expanding Accounts team. You will work alongside our existing Accounts Assistants and report to our Accountant.You will be responsible for the following task areas and will be required to have the skillsets specified below.

You will be responsible for:

  • Purchase ledger
  • Subcontractor ledger
  • Payroll
  • Filing and Archiving
  • General administration tasks within the accounts departments

General Skills – Skills in brackets are desired but not necessary

  • Inputs data accurately with good attention to detail
  • Consistently follows internal procedures
  • Takes full ownership of work
  • Shows initiative and is self-motivated
  • Can work calmly under pressure and to deadlines
  • Organised
  • Good communication skills
  • Enthusiastic
  • Good computer skills
  • General mathematical ability (and accounting knowledge)
  • Confidential and trustworthy
  • Works well as part of a team

In addition, you may be required to complete tasks for the Financial Controller or Commercial Director.

Castle Combe, SN14 7EY
Competitive Salary
Permanent

Apply by emailing your CV to jobs@stonewoodbuilders.co.uk or call us on 01249 782293 for an informal chat.

Receptionist

The Office Receptionist is part of the Administration Team which oversees the day-to-day operations of the Stonewood Office. The task of administration is shared amongst the Administration Staff who also oversee other functions such as Accounts, Logistics and Personnel. The Commercial Director is responsible for supervising the Office Administration Staff making sure that each employee has resources necessary to competently carry out his/her assigned duties.

Administration Staff also function as trouble-shooters, providing support and assistance to employees and construction staff when unusual situations arise during the completion of their day to day tasks. Along with managing and supporting employees, office administration also involves making sure that the office always has the resources needed to remain productive.

The Candidate needs to be:

  • Well organised;
  • Able to multitask;
  • Friendly & Polite;
  • Efficient;
  • Able to deal with clients, suppliers, and contractors at all levels courteously;
  • Self-motivated;
  • Prioritise workload/time management;
  • Good with computer systems;
  • An excellent communicator;
  • Confidential at all times.

Candidates must:

  • Have receptionist experience
  • Be able to drive and have own car

Duties include:

  • Managing incoming telephone calls promptly and effectively, redirecting/screening calls and taking messages as appropriate;
  • Dealing with all clients/visitors and delivery staff in a courteous manner, including answering the main door, supervising and directing visitors, taking receipt of deliveries and mail;
  • Arranging meetings and managing bookings for the Office Conference Room. Providing refreshments for said meetings and visitors alike when required;
  • Typing letters, printing or copying documents when required;
  • Monitoring and replenishing stock levels of office domestic items and stationery;
  • General up keep/maintenance of office.

Other administrative duties may be added as necessary, based on the drive, determination and ability of the individual. For a full list of duties please do not hesitate to get in contact with us.

Chippenham (SN14), Chippenham
Competitive Salary
Permanent

Apply by emailing your CV to jobs@stonewoodbuilders.co.uk or call us on 01249 782293 for an informal chat.

Carpenter

Established, Reputable and Professional Construction company based in Wiltshire, has site employment opportunities in the Cirencester/Cheltenham / Stow on the Wold/ Swindon/ Oxford / Chipping Norton / Hungerford / Cheltenham / Tetbury / Gloucester / Newbury / Stroud

Experienced Carpenters.

Essentials; Driving license and own vehicle

Competitive Rates of Pay/ Holiday etc

Wiltshire, South West
Competitive Salary
Permanent

Apply by emailing your CV to jobs@stonewoodbuilders.co.uk or call us on 01249 782293 for an informal chat.

Stonemason

Established, Reputable and Professional Construction company based in Wiltshire, has site employment opportunities in the Cirencester/Cheltenham / Stow on the Wold/ Swindon/ Oxford / Chipping Norton / Hungerford / Cheltenham / Tetbury / Gloucester / Newbury / Stroud

Experienced Stonemason.

Essentials; Driving license and own vehicle

Competitive Rates of Pay/ Holiday etc

Wiltshire, South West
Competitive Salary
Permanent

Apply by emailing your CV to jobs@stonewoodbuilders.co.uk or call us on 01249 782293 for an informal chat.

Labourer 

Established, Reputable and Professional Construction company based in Wiltshire, has site employment opportunities in the Cirencester/Cheltenham / Stow on the Wold/ Swindon/ Oxford / Chipping Norton / Hungerford / Cheltenham / Tetbury / Gloucester / Newbury / Stroud

Essentials; Driving license and own vehicle

Competitive Rates of Pay/ Holiday etc

Wiltshire, South West
Competitive Salary
Permanent

Apply by emailing your CV to jobs@stonewoodbuilders.co.uk or call us on 01249 782293 for an informal chat.