Resource Supervisor - New Connections

Job Title: Resource Supervisor - New Connections
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Uxbridge, Middlesex
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 959178_1552405386
Contact Name: Giles Churchill
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 12, 2019 15:43

Job Description

Resource Supervisor - New connections
Uxbridge - West

My client is a leading Utilities connection company with the head office based in Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, a London branch, a Warrington branch and various depot's nationwide. They currently have 235 staff and a turnover of £34m. They are now looking for an experienced Resource Supervisor to manage Craft resources to complete the installation of new gas & electricity networks on various sites across the London area
About the Role:
Key tasks and responsibilities:

*Provide the initial point of contact to craft teams for all technical, material and administrative matters
*Liaise with the scheduling team providing feedback to ensure craft teams are deployed in the most effective way
*Provide training and monitor the accurate completion of work instructions and test records on BORIS
*Ensure craft teams are completing works in a timely manner and efficiency opportunities are exploited
*Maintain morale and Instil a can do, customer focussed attitude into all craft teams
*Demonstrate, implement and enforce high standards of workmanship and safety in all areas - this includes the work of craft subcontractors employed to undertake work on behalf of the client.
*Trouble-shoot and identify problems; offer timely and safe solutions
*Carry out assessing officer duties where required in line with authorisation
*Conduct frequent audits on craft teams to ensure high standards of work and equipment maintenance conducting remedial action where required
*Assist with the development of craft team authorisations, maintaining their authorisations matrix and ensuring timely completion of training diaries etc.
*Carry out accident or incident investigations and produce a full report outlining the root causes and learning points, together with actions that need to be taken to prevent a reoccurrence.
*Act as liaison between Resource Managers, Craft Teams and Project Managers on a range of complex scheduling, operational and administrative issues related to all types of projects.
*Conduct annual appraisals for craft teams
*Complete craft duties if required in line with authorisations

What we are looking for:

*Strong people management experience (Essential)
*Previous Craft skills experience - electric and/or gas (Essential)
*Previous experience in the new utility connection industry (Desirable)

Qualifications / Skills:
*SSSTS (Site Supervisor's Safety Training Scheme) (Essential)
*Previous Electric and/or gas craft skills qualifications/authorisations (Essential)
*Driving licence - site visits form a large part of this role (Essential)
*NVQ Assessor training (Desirable)
*Ability to lead a team
*Ability to work well in a team and equally on own initiative
*An enthusiastic approach to coaching and developing others
*Strong communication skills
*Well organised
*Strong approach to customer service
*IT literate, to include Microsoft Office and scheduling software:

Core Benefits:
*Competitive salary
*Company vehicle
*25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, rising by 1 day a year after two complete years' service, up to a maximum of 30 days
*Death in Service Insurance (3x salary)
*5% Employer Pension Contribution
*Private Medical Insurance (following successful probation)
*Employee Assistance Programme

For more information on the role please call Giles Churchill at Omega Resource group on 01453 829874 or 07966 971648

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.