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WHY WORK FOR BARRATT LONDON? - CONSTRUCTION BUILD

Home building is the heart of their business and in the last 30 years they’ve delivered over 30,000 homes.

Barratt London’s success is attributed to the valuable partnerships they have made with their suppliers alongside a rigorous construction process that ensures even their most ambitious schemes are delivered on time and on budget. Barratt London manage the construction process themselves which gives them a remarkable degree of flexibility, whether the development contains 13 or 2,000 homes.

Oversee any of their developments and you’ll be helping them achieve excellence in housebuilding – building energy-efficient homes and driving quality.  It’s not surprising that Site Managers working for Barratt Developments PLC won 83 awards in the NHBC Pride in the Job Awards for 2018, more than any other national housebuilder for the 14th year in a row.

You’ll need to think smarter about the unique challenges each of their developments poses. And it calls for fresh ideas and imagination as well as the commercial ability to manage people, materials and costs. Barratt look for people with construction experience and, for the management roles, the ability to manage people and budgets.

Typical roles: Construction/Build Manager, Contracts Manager, Senior/Site Manager, Assistant Site Manager, Site Labourer, Forklift Truck Driver

Find out more about the latest site vacancies around London email  barrattcareers@potensis.com.

At Barratt, they recognise that flexible working can provide many benefits, both for them as an employer and for their employees.  If you’re returning to work or are seeking a more flexible working arrangement, then please contact us about your interest – call us on 0207 620 6900.

Typical personal characteristics

  • Excellent communicator, with high detail orientation.
  • Assertive to ensure delivery of targets by on-site team and trades/labour.
  • Ability to prioritise tasks to meet changing business needs, demonstrates strong problem-solving ability.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of construction trade and relevant legislative e.g. Health & Safety, NHBC and Building Regulations.
  • Good knowledge, understanding and experience of dealing with all issues relating to Customer Care.

Construction Academy

Barratt’s industry leading Assistant and Site Manager programmes are aimed at upskilling their construction teams in generic management skills. These courses entail a number of modules, and the emphasis is placed on putting theory into practice.

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Work Your Way

At Barratt London we understand that working traditional hours can be a barrier to returning to work or achieving the right balance. If you are seeking more flexibility or part time hours, we are happy to talk flexible working.

Call us on: 0207 620 6900

Email us: barrattcareers@potensis.com

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