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Job Title:

Senior Building Technician - 18670

Job Reference:


Job Location:

South Kent

Job Salary:


Job Type: Permanent

Our Client based in South Kent is currently seeking a Senior Building Technician to join their team. The successful candidate will work in a team providing a broad range of building/construction expertise to maintain and improve existing buildings, infrastructure and other structures / facilities.  They will also have primary expertise in managing building maintenance work from identification to procurement and supervision of works on site.


Duties will include:


  • Liaising directly with Contractors, arranging site and building access and overseeing construction works ensuring full compliance with all aspects of Health and Safety

  • To act in the capacity of CDM Principal Designer when appointed by the Head of Development Projects

  • To assess Contractors, Consultants and Suppliers against safety and quality competency criteria and make recommendations for appointment

  • To assist, when required, as Project Manager in agreeing interim certificates for payment, final accounts and claims resolution on maintenance/project works

  • To liaise with architects, consultants and quantity surveyors appointed to take control of a project on the company's behalf, including the formulation of the "brief" and the progress of work on site in respect of brief, time, quality, safety, financial targets and operational constraints

  • Planning and delivery or acceptance of capital assets

  • Problem solving; detecting and analysing underlying problems and taking long term corrective actions and fault finding

  • Continual professional development


Skills/ Attributes:

  • HNC or HND in an appropriate building/ construction discipline

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role

  • The post holders needs to have a high competence of construction health and safety

  • The post holder needs to have a mindset of customer service and quickly form good working relationships with key clients

  • Project and contract management will be a daily part of this role

Salary is dependent upon skills and experience. 25 days holiday plus bank holiday. Pension and Discretionary bonus scheme.

To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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