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Site Manager (Roofing/Cladding)

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Site Manager (Roofing/Cladding)

£45,000-£55,000
Fixed term contract 1 year / Freelance role available at £220 a day

Manchester city centre


This is an excellent opportunity for a site manager with roofing and cladding experience to join an established company, with a recognised name in the market. The company is in a period of high growth, recently opening a new office to meet higher demand and propel their plans for further growth and success.

Are you a site manager looking to join a leading roofing and cladding contractor, working on large projects. Are you looking to join a tight-knit team, in a company established for over 17 years, to become an integral part in their ongoing success?

This roofing and cladding contractor offers a complete service from the design stage to the installation and maintenance of the structure once the project is complete. Due to their success and increased workload, they are looking for a site manager with experience in roofing and cladding to join their team, meet the higher demand and take them to the next stages of success. The company actively encourage the development of their staff and pride themselves on a dynamic and supportive culture.

In this role you will be site based overseeing and assisting the project which is a 40 story office block in the centre of Manchester.

This role provides an excellent opportunity to become an integral part in a business' ongoing success, assisting on large projects in a dynamic environment, working alongside an established and experienced team.

The Role:
- Supervision of trades and labour
- Commercial Site Management: Tool Box Talks, H&S checks, Liaising with the Project Manager, Managing the sub-contractors, issuing and signing off timesheet
- Liaising with project manager on a regular basis
- If works aren't going as plan, need to be able to explain why this is the case.
- Freelance opportunity with potential for extension/perm placement

The Person:

  • Construction experience
  • 5+ years in site management
  • Roofing & cladding & facades experience


Examples of experience required:
Roofing Systems:
SIP's panels and CLT substructures.
Metal decking and structural tray systems.
Built-up metal profiled roofing systems including in-plane rooflights.
Standing seam roofing (both traditional and zipped up systems).
Composite panel roofing systems (membrane and metal faced options).
Slate and tile roofing.
Liquid applied roofing systems (both hot melt and cold applied solutions).
Built-up bituminous felt roofing systems.
Single layer polymeric roofing systems
Rainwater goods (including gutters, pipes and ancillary items).
Cladding Systems:
Secondary steel framing (both SFS style and cladding rail solutions).
Sheathing boards to comply with fire regulations.
Trespa, Eternit and other rigid sheet cladding systems.
Timber cladding solutions (both traditional and composite options).
Built-up metal profiled cladding systems.
Standing seam traditional cladding.
Composite panel cladding systems.
Rainscreen cladding including various systems and materials.
Compartmental/cavity fire barrier systems