Site Manager (12 Month FTC)

Who are Cardo Group?

Cardo Group is a family of companies delivering building maintenance services to local authorities, social housing providers and their residents.

Our multi-company group provides quality, value for money maintenance, compliance and retrofit services across the south west, south east and midlands. Future plans will see this develop into a national footprint.

We are currently looking for a Site Manager to join our team in Slough.

Main duties involve:

  • Supervise and manage onsite retrofit projects.
  • Working closely with contractors and suppliers and making sure the project is finished within the allotted budget and timeframe.
  • You will also be in charge of making sure that all work is completed in line with the programme of works whilst ensuring highest standards of health & safety are observed and followed.
  • Overseeing the installation of energy-efficient measures and ensuring that the building meets sustainability standards.
  • The site management of Retrofit Works
  • Working with and too Building Control regulations and requirements as well as all other statutory and mandatory regulations/legislation and requirements including best practice.
  • Involve residents in the overall process and ensure they are aware of current situations.
  • Develop effective working relationships with residents, direct labour operatives, sub-contractors, clients, building control and the local fire authority.
  • Act as the representative and be the face of Cardo Group.
  • Carry out/support the customer liaison officers with resident consultation / engagement and to support the project team in pre-consultation and update meetings.
  • Encourage positive relationships between the company and the resident’s ensuring actions are followed up
  • Ensure works are installed to PAS2030/MCS requirements.
  • Providing clear and concise communication on progress and activity in both technical and clear simple terms
  • Convey accurate information both to residents and from residents to the project team.
  • On occasions there may be a need to attend evening resident meetings and working out of normal business hours.
  • Have strong written and oral communication skills which must include letter writing.
  • Take ownership and deal with customer/resident complaints through to completion and sharing lessons learnt with the project team and senior management team.
  • Updating systems to ensure that all documents relating to your role are saved and ready for auditing in strict accordance with Cardo procedures.
  • Control project execution plans and delivery structured updates to the client.
  • Manage, review and monitor risk, program, plant, quality, cost.

Skills & Experience

Sound knowledge of the social housing sector inc planned works programmes and maintenance projects

  • Sound knowledge of the Construction industry
  • Experience of working in multiple refurbishment project settings/projects
  • Sound knowledge of section 20 leaseholder consultation and housing legislation
  • Experience of multiple communication between supply chain partners, clients,

residents and internal staff

  • Experience of delivering successful outcomes to complaints


A valid SMSTS qualification = E

  • CSCS card in site management = E
  • NVQ level 6 in site management/construction = D
  • A recognised building/trade qualification = E
  • Asbestos Awareness Certification = E
  • Must hold current valid driving license = E
  • Must hold or successfully pass a criminal records check ‘DBS enhanced list check’

= E

  • Recognised qualifications and or work experience regarding Fire Assessment

surveying and remedial works = D

Benefits include:

– 25 days holiday + bank holidays

– Car allowance

– The opportunity to purchase additional annual leave

– Birthday day off

– Generous pension scheme

– And many more..

Cardo Group is an inclusive employer. At Cardo we value diversity. We value our differences such as age, gender, LGBT, ethnicity, religion, and disability.

We are working hard to building a business that is as diverse and inclusive as the communities we serve. So, Whoever you are and whatever your background, we think you will fit right in at Cardo Group.

We also want the best people to join our team so we are currently reviewing the family-friendly benefits that we can offer to our employees.

Job Type: Fixed term contract

Contract length: 12 months

Pay: £40,000.00-£60,000.00 per year

Company: Cardo
Job Type: Contract
Job Location: Slough
Position: Site Manager

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