Salary

£36,989 - £41,241

Location

Yorkshire

Hours

Up to 37 (flexible working welcomed)

End Date

28/05/2024

Reference

W090/24

Are you someone who is organised, a good problem solver, takes pride in their work, and has a strong understanding of Health and Safety? If so, this role could be for you!

The Capital Works team are looking for someone to join our established team and work closely their respective Site Manger to deliver a variety of retrofit construction works to benefit WDH communities and the local area. You will be an energetic, driven and committed individual who can take on a wide range of tasks. As a Team Leader you will assume responsibilities for the day-to-day planning, organising and management of a diverse workforce, including in-house labour and third-party sub-contractors, in full compliance with all applicable legislation along with WDH Policies and Procedures.

You will be an active presence on your respective site, supporting the Site Manager to motivate a diverse workforce to deliver high standards and ensure works adhere to the required specification, and are completed safely within financial, operational and customer service performance targets. The successful applicant will have good communication skills and liaise with internal and external stakeholders at all levels, as well as tenants and residents.

What we’re looking for

To join our Capital Delivery Team, we’re looking for someone with:

  • a qualification at Level 3 of the Regulated Qualification Framework in a relevant construction related field;
  • be able to provide experience and good knowledge of working in construction;
  • SMSTS and First Aid at Work, or willingness to work towards both;
  • experience of supervising a multi-disciplinary workforce including in house labour, specialist service suppliers and sub-contractors;
    able to deliver projects within set financial, programme,
  • satisfaction and associated business targets;
  • a good understanding of Health and Safety Legislation and CDM Regulations with the ability to apply these to Technical Services projects; and
  • willingness to work on a flexible basis as customer and business demands dictates.

The post holder must hold a valid, UK driving licence with the ability to travel throughout the district and to other locations as required by the business.


For an informal discussion about this role please contact, David Ainsworth, Delivery Manager on 07817573184 or Tommy Davis, Project Manager on 07785700220.

WDH is accredited by Investors in People, which means we recognise that our employees are our most valuable asset. As an employer WDH can offer you a great set of benefits which includes:

  • 26 days holiday (rising to 31 over 5 years service) and statutory bank holidays;
  • an extra day off on your birthday;
  • generous employer pension contribution;
  • happy to talk flexible working, including options for reduced hours, compressed hours or other flexible working patterns;
  • a wide range of personal development opportunities;
  • a fantastic health and wellbeing package;
  • one day to take part in our Volunteering Scheme; and
  • "cycle to work" scheme and discounted shopping platform.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all.

How to apply

  • Read the job description, person specification and guidance notes below.
  • Complete the supporting information form below with details of how you meet the person specification.
  • We also encourage you to provide your CV if you have one but please remove any information that identifies you (e.g. your name and address). 
  • Email your supporting information form, and CV if you have one, to recruitment@wdh.co.uk before the closing date. Applications close at midnight on the date specified at the top of this page. 

What happens next? 

  • You'll receive an automatic reply to let you know we've received your application.
  • We'll then score all the applications against the person specification and contact you to let you know if we're inviting you to interview. 

If you have any questions, please contact our Recruitment Team on the email address above.