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The Gelder Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Company's established policy is to ensure that no unlawful discrimination occurs, either directly or indirectly, against any person on the grounds of colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, age, sex or marital status, religion or religious belief, sexual orientation or disability, or be disadvantaged by any other condition or requirement that is not essential for carrying out the job.

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Fleet Mechanic Gelder Group

Location: Lincoln
Department: Garage

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Job description:

The Gelder Group is looking for an experienced Vehicle Technician / Mechanic. Applicants must have a minimum Level 2 (NVQ or City and Guilds or IMI Qualification) in Vehicle Repair.

This role would be based in our modern workshop in Sturton by Stow, Lincoln.

This rewarding role would suit someone who is highly motivated, organised and conscientious and works well in a team environment.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Routine scheduled servicing of cars and vans in compliance to manufacture's guidelines
  • General repairs and maintenance
  • Confident in using Vehicle Diagnostic equipment to fault find
  • Keeping workshop and surrounding areas clean and tidy
  • Completing paperwork thoroughly

Essential:

  • Full UK driving licence
  • Smart and punctual
  • Excellent communicator: able to understand instructions and communicate effectively
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to prioritise workload and deliver to strict timescales
  • Comply with company H&S policy
  • Able to multitask, prioritise, and manage time efficiently
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Be flexible in approach to workload.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Plumber Lincoln (IRR)

Location: Lincoln
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

The Gelder Group is a diverse mixture of divisions and companies all orientated around the delivery of high quality customer excellence in the construction industry.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join our ever expanding, dedicated Insurance, Repair & Renovation team based at our Lincoln office.

Applicants need to be qualified in water works in a domestic environment, have the ability to carry out small and medium works such as removal and reinstatement of bathroom suites.

Duties include to attend trace and access jobs to find the cause of leaks and take photographic evidence.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Multi-Skilled Trades

Location: Lincoln
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

The Gelder Group is a diverse mixture of divisions and companies all orientated around the delivery of high quality customer excellence in the construction industry.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join our ever expanding, dedicated Insurance, Repair & Renovation team based at our Sturton by Stow, Lincoln office.

Applicants need to be able to work to tight timescales, use their own initiative, complete work to the highest standards providing excellent quality on all jobs. You must have relevant experience/qualifications to your trade, a full driving license, CSCS card and references from previous works.

Unfortunately due to the volume of applications we receive either speculatively or in response to our adverts, we aren't able to give individuals status updates nor to communicate with applicants who have not been shortlisted for interview. Applicants should therefore assume that they have been unsuccessful if they have not heard from us within 4 weeks of submitting their details. We thank you for your interest in Gelder and if unsuccessful would encourage you to apply again in the future.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Maternity Cover Claims Administrator Insurance

Location: Lincoln
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

Hours: 8 hours per day between 8am-5pm

Wage: Dependant on Experience

Working from our Head Office, Sturton by Stow, Lincoln in our busy Insurance Repair and Renovation department you will be part of a highly motivated team of individuals providing a first class service to our new and existing customer base.

You will be responsible for liaising with a client portfolio of repair networks, loss adjusters, and the general public to assist our team of surveyors and contracts managers in carrying out reactive and insurance based repairs.

Personal specification:

  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Excel
  • Good communication skills written and verbal
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Time management skills and ability to prioritise workload
  • Attention to detail and accuracy are a vital personal trait, together with an understanding and sympathetic manner
  • Excellent and accurate data entry skills.

Maternity Cover with potential for continuation.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Joiners & Multi-Trades (Commercial)

Location: Lincoln
Department: Commercial

The Gelder Group is a diverse mixture of divisions and companies all orientated around the delivery of high quality customer excellence in the construction industry.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join our ever expanding, dedicated Facility, Repairs and Maintenance team based at our Sturton by Stow, Lincoln office.

Applicants need to be able to work to tight timescales, use their own initiative, complete work to the highest standards providing excellent quality on all jobs. You must have relevant experience/qualifications to your trade, a full driving license, CSCS card and references from previous works.

Unfortunately due to the volume of applications we receive either speculatively or in response to our adverts, we aren't able to give individuals status updates nor to communicate with applicants who have not been shortlisted for interview. Applicants should therefore assume that they have been unsuccessful if they have not heard from us within 4 weeks of submitting their details. We thank you for your interest in Gelder and if unsuccessful would encourage you to apply again in the future.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Joiners & Multi-Trades (Grimsby Based)

Location: Lincoln
Department: Commercial

The Gelder Group is a diverse mixture of divisions and companies all orientated around the delivery of high quality customer excellence in the construction industry.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join our ever expanding, dedicated Facility, Repairs and Maintenance team based at our Sturton by Stow, Lincoln office.

Applicants need to be able to work to tight timescales, use their own initiative, complete work to the highest standards providing excellent quality on all jobs. You must have relevant experience/qualifications to your trade, a full driving license, CSCS card and references from previous works.

Unfortunately due to the volume of applications we receive either speculatively or in response to our adverts, we aren't able to give individuals status updates nor to communicate with applicants who have not been shortlisted for interview. Applicants should therefore assume that they have been unsuccessful if they have not heard from us within 4 weeks of submitting their details. We thank you for your interest in Gelder and if unsuccessful would encourage you to apply again in the future.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Joiners & Multi-Skilled

Location: Lincoln
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

The Gelder Group is a diverse mixture of divisions and companies all orientated around the delivery of high quality customer excellence in the construction industry.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join our ever expanding, dedicated Insurance, Repair & Renovation team based at our Sturton by Stow, Lincoln office.

Applicants need to be able to work to tight timescales, use their own initiative, complete work to the highest standards providing excellent quality on all jobs. You must have relevant experience/qualifications to your trade, a full driving license, CSCS card and references from previous works.

Unfortunately due to the volume of applications we receive either speculatively or in response to our adverts, we aren't able to give individuals status updates nor to communicate with applicants who have not been shortlisted for interview. Applicants should therefore assume that they have been unsuccessful if they have not heard from us within 4 weeks of submitting their details. We thank you for your interest in Gelder and if unsuccessful would encourage you to apply again in the future.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Contracts Manager - Commercial Lincoln

Location: Lincoln
Department: Commercial

Our Commercial department are actively seeking an experienced Contracts Manager with a proven track record of delivering projects on time, in budget and to a high quality.

The successful candidate should have a minimum of 3 years experience. You will work on a wide range of different projects, including refurbishment, new builds and maintenance, all within a wide range of different sectors. At any one time you will be responsible for overseeing a number of projects ranging from £50k-£5m.

Responsibilities include:

  • Formulating contract programmes, procurement of subcontractor and material schedules
  • Issuing of progress reports
  • Working closely with the project team including; Site Managers, Quantity Surveyors, Buyers and Health & Safety Manager
  • Ensuring that projects are completed to the required standard, on time and within budget
  • Ensuring that all health & safety regulations are maintained
  • Representing the company in a professional / polite manner at all meetings
  • Ensuring that our I.S.O quality assurance procedures are adhered to
  • To assist with the project team with value engineering and construction methods to ensure that margins are achieved / exceeded on all projects
  • Must hold valid UK driving licence, a current SMSTS and CSCS card would be desirable.

We're seeking candidates who have / are:

  • A track record of successfully delivering construction projects.
  • An ability to build strong client relationships.
  • Reliable, flexible and a team player.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Site Manager - Commercial Lincoln

Location: Lincoln
Department: Commercial

The Commercial department are looking to appoint an experienced site manager. This is an exciting opportunity to join a privately owned company, who believe in staff recognition and development. The company, instigated in 1988, has developed and grown, through a reputation of quality workmanship.

As a Site Manager, you will play a key role in overseeing on-site operations and ensuring the successful execution of construction projects within budget and on Programme.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead by example on Health & Safety and provide and undertake regular team briefings to ensure all staff are aware of daily/weekly expectations and encompass Health & Safety.
  • Manage on-site operations and provide guidance on quality and productivity issues.
  • Monitor subcontractor performance to ensure compliance with project plans and programme.
  • Maintain all statutory records on a daily/weekly basis as required.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum 3 years experience
  • Previous experience of successfully delivering Commercial projects within multiple sectors
  • Must hold a current SMSTS and CSCS card
  • Valid First Aid at Work certificate
  • Confident IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven track record of motivating staff and managing a site effectively
  • Up to date knowledge of health and safety obligations and building legislation

Must be able to work in a friendly proactive manner with the Gelder project team, designers and clients.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Decorators Barlborough Based

Location: Barlborough
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

The Gelder Group is a diverse mixture of divisions and companies all orientated around the delivery of high quality customer excellence in the construction industry.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join our ever expanding Insurance, Repair and Renovation team based in Barlborough.

You will be part of an established dedicated team dealing with insurance repairs. The ideal candidate will be able to work to tight timescales, use their own initiative and work at the highest standards providing customers with quality work.

You must have relevant experience/qualifications to your trade, a full driving license, CSCS card and references from previous works.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Apprentice Claims Administrator

Location: Lincoln
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

Opportunity available within our busy Insurance Repair and Renovation Department as a Business Administration Apprentice dealing with enquiries from clients and customers via telephone, email or post.

Key responsibilities:

  • Database Management
  • Producing new claim documentation
  • Sending out correspondence
  • Assisting with timesheet allocation/submissions
  • Archiving files
  • Sorting and distributing post
  • Locating files.

Personal Specification:

  • Excellent communication skills, at all levels, both written and verbal
  • Be able to work to tight timescales using your own initiative
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
  • Great telephone manner and organisation skills
  • Pride yourself in delivering high standards of customer service
  • GCSE Level 4 or above in Maths, IT and English.

Things to consider:

  • This position is located in Sturton by Stow, the successful candidate must be able to get to our offices (there are no public transport options available)
  • This apprenticeship is a fixed term apprenticeship for 18 months, this vacancy for the right candidate could lead to full time employment.
  • This role pays apprenticeship wage.

We are looking for a confident individual who has a desire and personal drive to achieve this apprenticeship.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Quantity Surveyor - Commercial

Location: Lincoln
Department: Commercial

The Gelder Group is a diverse mixture of divisions and companies all orientated around the delivery of high-quality customer excellence in the construction industry.

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced estimator / quantity surveyor to join our existing team within our Commercial Department. The successful candidate will work on projects across the East Midlands; on a wide range of new build and refurbishment projects.

The role will include tender appraisal, material and subcontract enquiries, measurement, preparation of budgets, estimates and cost plans and tender adjudication.

The successful candidate will ideally have experience in Affordable Housing, Retail, Education, Health, Industrial and Commercial sectors.

The position is full time, salary will be commensurate with experience. £30k - £45k plus car allowance

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Joiners - Barlborough

Location: Barlborough
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

The Gelder Group is a diverse mixture of divisions and companies all orientated around the delivery of high quality customer excellence in the construction industry.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join our ever expanding Insurance, Repair and Renovation team based in Barlborough.

You will be part of an established dedicated team dealing with insurance repairs. The ideal candidate will be able to work to tight timescales, use their own initiative and work at the highest standards providing customers with quality work.

You must have relevant experience/qualifications to your trade, a full driving license, CSCS card and references from previous works.

To apply for the above position, send your CV and covering letter to katie.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Katie Scott
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

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