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The Gelder Group is an incredible place to work and our goal is to recruit motivated and committed people with the knowledge, skills, experience, and most importantly the enthusiasm to succeed in a competitive environment. If you think you’re a good fit for the Gelder Group, please apply for one of our positions.

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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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Contracts Manager

Location: Lichfield
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

£EXCELLENT + Car

The Gelder Group is looking for a Contracts Manager to head up their domestic insurance repairs department. This is a newly created position and reflects the growth of the domestic, insurance based, property repairs market. Reporting to the Branch Manager, and working closely with Insurance Surveyors, your role will be to manage a team of tradesmen. You will have proven experience in construction project management, together with a knowledge of managing insurance repairs. A company car is provided for travel to projects around Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire and Cambridgeshire.

Key responsibilities:

  • Liaise with Insurance Surveyors
  • Brief project teams (tradesmen and sub-contractors)
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time and to a high standard
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of Health and Safety legislation
  • Negotiate with suppliers
  • Manage resources to ensure projects are completed within strict budget guidelines

Personal Specification:

  • Excellent communication skills, at all levels, both written and verbal
  • Good analytical skills and negotiation skills
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • A proven track record, in the construction industry, of delivering projects on time and within budget
  • Thorough, with a strong attention to detail and commercially astute

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 and today has a turnover today of £40m.

Gelder Group would like to inform all recruitment agencies that for this position we will only be accepting CV's direct from the applicants.

Unfortunately, because of 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.watson@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

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

All Trades including Multi-Skilled and Plasterers

Location: Lichfield
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 candidates to join our ever expanding, dedicated Insurance, Repair & Renovation team based at our Lichfield office. The ideal candidate will have experience in their construction trades, be able to work to tight timescales, use their own initiative and provide customers with the highest standards of quality work.

You must have NVQ/City and Guilds qualifications in at least one construction trade, a full driving license, CSCS card and references from previous works available.

Good rates of pay.

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 and today has a turnover today of £40m.

Gelder Group would like to inform all recruitment agencies that for this position we will only be accepting CV's direct from the applicants.

Unfortunately, because of 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.watson@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

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

Gas Safe Plumber

Location: Lincoln
Department: Maintenance

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced Gas Safe Plumber.

The role will include but is not limited to:

  • Identifying a wide range of commercial and domestic plumbing problems.
  • Carrying out gas work on both domestic and commercial boiler systems.
  • Gas safety services
  • Boiler installation and diagnosing boiler faults.
  • New installations.
  • Working on a call emergency call out rota.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of five years working experience within the industry and be able to provide checkable references, possess excellent customer service skills and be highly presentable.

Must hold a full UK Driving License.

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

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

Contracts Manager

Location: Barlborough
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

£EXCELLENT + Car

The Gelder Group is looking for a Contracts Manager to head up their domestic insurance repairs department. This is a newly created position and reflects the growth of the domestic, insurance based, property repairs market. Reporting to the Branch Manager, and working closely with Insurance Surveyors, your role will be to manage a team of tradesmen. You will have proven experience in construction project management, together with a knowledge of managing insurance repairs. A company car is provided for travel to projects around Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire and Cambridgeshire.

Key responsibilities:

  • Liaise with Insurance Surveyors
  • Brief project teams (tradesmen and sub-contractors)
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time and to a high standard
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of Health and Safety legislation
  • Negotiate with suppliers
  • Manage resources to ensure projects are completed within strict budget guidelines

Personal Specification:

  • Excellent communication skills, at all levels, both written and verbal
  • Good analytical skills and negotiation skills
  • Strong numeracy skills
  • A proven track record, in the construction industry, of delivering projects on time and within budget
  • Thorough, with a strong attention to detail and commercially astute

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 and today has a turnover today of £40m.

Gelder Group would like to inform all recruitment agencies that for this position we will only be accepting CV's direct from the applicants.

Unfortunately, because of 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.watson@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

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

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