Potensis is one of the UK's leading specialist construction and property recruiters. Our consultants have forged long lasting relationships with many of the top contractors, developers, and maintenance providers in the UK. In choosing to use Potensis to find your next career opportunity, not only will you benefit from our unrivalled breadth of job access, but you will also receive specialist knowledge from our consultants in how to manage your job search.

Our Sectors


Working with contractors of all types, from large multi-nationals and national regional contractors through to specialist sub contractors, our Construction team has access to a wide range of roles in a variety of sectors including major projects, retail, leisure, education, healthcare, PFI/PPP, fit out, refurbishment, private commercial developments, waste to energy, rail and civil engineering. To see the types of role we recruit for please expand the section below.

Construction Roles

Social Housing & Maintenance

Our Social Housing & Maintenance team covers the entire affordable housing life cycle from pre-construction through to planned and reactive maintenance. Working with new build contractors and maintenance providers, the team has access to a wide range of roles in the sector. To see the types of role we recruit for please expand the section below.

Social Housing & Maintenance Roles

Residential Development

Our Residential Development team operates across the entire spectrum of house building work, with bespoke developers and traditional house builders through to high rise developers, strategic land businesses and mixed use developers. To see the types of role we recruit for please expand the section below.

Residential Development Roles

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Latest Jobs

Job Ref: LC/10301 Sales Manager - London

Sector: Residential Development | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: 50000

My client is a leading New Build Residential Developer who are based in West London who are looking to recruit a Sales Manager to work from their office in West London. The role will involve managing developments from start to ...

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Job Ref: DM/10103 Resident Liasion Officer - Surrey

Sector: Residential Development | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: 12-13 p/h

Our client, who are one of the UK’s leading social housing repairs and maintenance contractors, are looking to recruit an RLO for their Westminster contract. You will be acting as a link between tenants and contractors in domestic ...

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Job Ref: RD/10302 Plumber - London

Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: 20000-25000

Our client, who specialise in day to day repairs and maintenance, are on the lookout for Plumber’s with a multi trade skill set to cover a contract in North/East London. You will be will be carrying out a full range of ...

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Job Ref: MJ/10302 Graduate Engineer - Kent

Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: 20000-25000

As part of planned growth, we are working with one of the most successful residential developers in the UK who are looking to strengthen the Technical department of their well-established Kent Division with the recruitment of a graduate ...

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Job Ref: LC/10302 Contact Centre Manager - Central London - London

Sector: Residential Development | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: 20000-40000

My client are a leading residential developer who are looking for a Contact Centre Manager to join their team based in Central London on a permanent basis. They are offering a salary up to £40,000 working Monday to ...

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  • We at Kier Construction Central South are very pleased with the excellent service from Potensis – they provide good quality candidates.

    Glyn Salmon, Director,

  • We have worked with Potensis who have provided excellent candidates that met our requirements, their whole process from introduction to signing off time sheets electronically has proved to be extremely ...

    Brian Sanders, Domestic Energy Manager,

  • I have worked with Potensis over the past number of years during which I have found their approach to both permanent and temporary recruitment to be professional, accurate and refreshingly ...

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  • Potensis have worked with us on a number of temporary assignments for Rydon Maintenance. We have been impressed by the quality of their candidates, the speed and accuracy of their service and ...

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  • Gladedale have worked with Potensis for a number of years and have proved to be a valuable partner, willing to understand and positively act upon the changing requirements of our business in terms of ...

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  • Potensis have provided Mears with a high quality temporary and permanent recruitment service. Potensis’ consultants have demonstrated an excellent standard of professionalism and a genuine desire ...

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  • Potensis have always worked hard to ensure that the quality of the people they put forward is very high. This saves our Managers a considerable amount of time and results in us recruiting the right ...

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  • We have worked with Potensis for a number of years. We have always been impressed by both the quality of their candidates and their commitment to providing a client focused recruitment service. We look ...

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  • Potensis have a rare skill in construction recruitment to be able to source candidates across all sectors and most importantly carry out thorough research before offering short-lists. They are key to ...

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  • We have worked with Potensis on many positions over the last 5-years and have found their approach to be professional and efficient. They understand the roles and level of experience needed to meet ...

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