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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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Equal Opportunities

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.

If you have any questions about our equal opportunities policy, please get in touch.

Painter & Decorator

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 Insurance, Repair and Renovation team based in Lincoln.

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.

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 louisa.sharpe@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

Louisa Sharpe
Gelder Group, Head Office
Tillbridge Lane
Sturton By Stow
Lincoln. LN1 2DS

Multi Trade

Location: Barlborough
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

Plasterers, Bricklayers, Tilers, Joiners, Multi Skilled & Painters and Decorators.

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 Barlborough 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 in your trade, a full driving license, CSCS card (desired) and references from previous works.

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.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

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

Multi Trade

Location: Lincoln
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

Plasterers, Bricklayers, Tilers, Joiners, Multi Skilled & Painters and Decorators.

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 Barlborough 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 in your trade, a full driving license, CSCS card (desired) and references from previous works.

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.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

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

Painter & Decorator

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 Commercial team.

Applicants need to be able to work to tight timescales, use their own initiative and complete work to the highest standards providing excellent quality on all jobs.

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

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.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

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

Branch Manager

Location: Lincoln
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

Gelder Group are looking for an experienced Branch Manager to head up the Insurance Repair and Renovation Department at their Head Office in Sturton by Stow. The successful candidate will have a wealth of experience in people/operations management and the construction industry. Experience in insurance work is desirable, but not essential as training will be provided.

Key responsibilities:

  • Management of a large team including recruitment and appraisal
  • Managing overall branch performance based on service level agreements including financial and customer satisfaction
  • Operations management, ensuring the team operates to Gelder standards
  • Offer strategic direction to promote sustainable future growth
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of Health & Safety legislation
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time and to a high standard.

Personal specification:

  • Strong leadership qualities with the ability to lead a large team
  • Exceptional mentoring skills to develop talent within the organisation
  • Excellent project management and organisational skills
  • A proven track record, in the construction industry, of delivering projects on time and within budget
  • High levels of confidentiality, credibility, and integrity
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to work closely with internal and external stakeholders
  • Advanced mathematical and literacy skills, especially in business formats.

The remuneration at Gelder is highly competitive with industry standards and the successful candidate can expect the below package:

  • Competitive salary (subject to experience)
  • Company car or payment in lieu
  • Company pension contributions
  • 24 days annual leave, plus Bank Holidays.

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

Group Contracts Manager

Location: Barlborough
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

Salary negotiable

Company car or opt out option

Due to increased volumes of work a vacancy has arisen for a permanent role as a Contracts Manager to work as part of a team at our Barlborough office. Delivering repair solutions for domestic and commercial losses.

The role is to organise a team of people and specialist contractors based at our Barlborough office. Experience within the insurance sector is not essential. Previous experience in project management would be an advantage. Good communication skills are required and a commitment to complete claims within SLA.

Key responsibilities:

  • Financial control of resources to ensure projects are completed within budget.
  • Organising materials and labour.
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time and to a high quality standard within SLA.
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of Health and Safety legislation CDM.
  • Liaise with clients and policyholders.
  • Work well as part of a team.

Personal Specification:

  • Excellent communication skills, at all levels, both written and verbal.
  • Leadership
  • Ability to motive a team of people.
  • Computer literate.
  • Good analytical skills and negotiation skills.
  • Attention to detail and commercially astute.
  • Competence to manage.

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.

Whilst it is our intentions to recruit a competent Manager in the role as advertised. In addition to this role we would also welcome applications for a Trainee Contracts Manager. If you believe you have some of skills required but feel you would require further training please apply noting your interest as a Trainee Contracts Manager.

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

Group Contracts Manager

Location: Lichfield
Department: Insurance, Repair & Renovation

Salary negotiable

Company car or opt out option

Due to increased volumes of work a vacancy has arisen for a permanent role as a Contracts Manager to work as part of a team at our Lichfield office. Delivering repair solutions for domestic and commercial losses.

The role is to organise a team of people and specialist contractors based at our Lichfield office. Experience within the insurance sector is not essential. Previous experience in project management would be an advantage. Good communication skills are required and a commitment to complete claims within SLA.

Key responsibilities:

  • Financial control of resources to ensure projects are completed within budget.
  • Organising materials and labour.
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time and to a high quality standard within SLA.
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of Health and Safety legislation CDM.
  • Liaise with clients and policyholders.
  • Work well as part of a team.

Personal Specification:

  • Excellent communication skills, at all levels, both written and verbal.
  • Leadership
  • Ability to motive a team of people.
  • Computer literate.
  • Good analytical skills and negotiation skills.
  • Attention to detail and commercially astute.
  • Competence to manage.

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.

Whilst it is our intentions to recruit a competent Manager in the role as advertised. In addition to this role we would also welcome applications for a Trainee Contracts Manager. If you believe you have some of skills required but feel you would require further training please apply noting your interest as a Trainee Contracts Manager.

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

Multi Skilled Trades

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 Commercial team.

Applicants need to be able to work to tight timescales, use their own initiative and complete work to the highest standards providing excellent quality on all jobs.

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

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.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

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

Plasterer

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 Insurance, Repair and Renovation team.

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.

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.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

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

Decorator

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 candidate to join our ever expanding Insurance, Repair and Renovation team based in Lichfield.

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.

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.scott@gelder.co.uk, or by post to:

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

Plasterer

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 candidate to join our ever expanding Insurance, Repair and Renovation team.

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.

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.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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