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Stonewood Builders Ltd are award-winning builder of high quality building projects, offering exceptional service and a commitment to excellence for over 47 years.

We have a strong reputation for valuing and investing in our staff.  With a team of over 150 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

Project Administrator

Stonewood Builders Ltd are an award-winning builder of high-quality building projects, offering exceptional service and a commitment to excellence for over 47 years. We have experienced considerable growth in recent years and are looking to recruit a Project Administrator to join our busy office in Castle Cary.

We are looking for a candidate to work on projects predominantly in the high-end residential sector and have a keen interest in the construction industry. Successful candidates will be mentored by a senior member of staff with a view to undertaking duties on a variety of projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Day to day assistance to Contracts & Site Managers in the delivery of projects
  • Assist in the preparation of weekly and monthly reporting
  • Produce administration documentation
  • Attend and minute project meetings
  • Monitor and report on site health and safety
  • Assist in site set-up and close down procedures

Desired Skills:
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise key actions and issues
  • Strong literacy and numeracy skills
  • Effective problem-solving skills
  • Time management and leadership skills
  • Commitment, enthusiasm and work ethic
  • Team player capable of a flexible approach
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel
  • General IT proficiency

Desired Skills but not essential:

  • Knowledge and experience of construction programming
  • General knowledge of current construction health and safety legislation
  • A degree in Project Management, Construction Management, Building Surveying or other related construction degree

We have a strong reputation for valuing and investing in our staff and are committed to continuous professional development of all our staff.  With a team of over 150 people and a 97% staff retention, over the last two years, we believe we live up to this reputation. We are looking for hard working individuals who are excellent team players and who will love to be part of a fun and sociable company.

Castle Cary, BA7 7AJ
Salary dependent on experience
Full Time, Permanent

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

Date Posted : 7.11.19

Hire & Plant Controller

Stonewood Builders Ltd are an award-winning builder of high-quality building projects, offering exceptional service and a commitment to excellence for over 47 years. We have experienced considerable growth in recent years and are looking to recruit a full time Hire and Plant Controller to join our busy Head Office in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside near Chippenham.

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

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

External Hire:

  • Act as the main point of contact for all hire requirements from site
  • Create and maintain relationships with new and existing external hire suppliers
  • Raising hire enquiries with suppliers and securing best price
  • Placing orders and ensuring timely delivery to site
  • Liaising with sites to ensure ‘’on hire’’ items are still in use or whether they can be off hired.
  • Make valued assessments and cost comparisons as to when items should be purchased rather than hired.

Stonewood Plant:

  • Being responsible for the monitoring and movement of all Stonewood owned plant & kit within the company.
  • Maintaining our own kit databases and allocating items accordingly.
  • Booking kit in and out of our yard and arranging transport to site via our own drivers.
  • Organising internal site PAT testing & Inputting results
  • Placing purchase orders for new plant & tools
  • Registering warranties for new tool and inputting details onto our internal logs

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

The ideal candidate will have some form of relevant experience. Ideally you will have carried out a similar role, or perhaps you are working within a hire company and would enjoy trying something new.

You must have a willingness to develop existing processes whilst also implementing new ones.

This position requires you to be highly organised. You will have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. You will need to be IT literate and be familiar with MS Office and Excel. You will need to be willing to learn how to use our internal systems that will be critical to your role.

This is a new position within the company. The successful candidate will have opportunity to make this role their own. You will work closely with the Procurement & Logistics Departments to achieve desired results.

Salary negotiable, dependant on experience. Please apply with a covering letter stating your salary requirements and any notice period required.

We have a strong reputation for valuing and investing in our staff.  With a team of over 150 people and a 97% staff retention, over the last two years, we believe we live up to this reputation. We are looking for hard working individuals who are excellent team players and who will love to be part of a fun and sociable company.

Castle Combe, Wiltshire
Salary negotiable, dependant on experience
Full Time

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

Date Posted : 09.08.19

Receptionist

Stonewood Builders Ltd are an award-winning builder of high-quality building projects, offering exceptional service and a commitment to excellence for over 47 years. We have experienced considerable growth in recent years and are looking to recruit another Receptionist to join our busy Head Office team in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside.

We are looking for a candidate who would have:

  • Excellent telephone & communication skills
  • Excellent organisational & multi-tasking skills
  • Attention to detail and prompt responses
  • A working knowledge of basic IT skills
  • Flexibility
  • Excellent timekeeping skills
  • Self – motivation
  • Excellent time management and prioritising skills
  • Pride in your work
  • Complete confidentiality

The main duties and responsibilities of the Receptionist role would be :

  • To manage incoming calls, emails & messages accurately, promptly & effectively.
  • To deal with incoming and outgoing deliveries.
  • To assist with general admin tasks as required.
  • To meet & greet clients/ visitors.
  • To assist with control of office domestic/welfare items, stationery & stock control.
  • To assist with general cleanliness of office, w.c & kitchen areas.
  • To handle all Post and use the Franking machine
  • To keep Reception area tidy and presentable
  • To be a welcoming, professional ambassador for Stonewood

Castle Combe, SN14 7EY
Competitive Salary
Full Time, Permanent

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

Date Posted : 20.6.19

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.

Date Posted : 1.09.18

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.

Date Posted : 1.09.18

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.

Date Posted : 1.09.18