Billable works lead

Billable works lead

  • Location

    London Arena

  • Sector:

    Construction, Trades & Labour

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  • Salary:

    £38k - 42k per year + van and fuel card

  • Contact:

    Bella Ewart

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Build Recruitment provides specialist recruitment services, supplying quality candidates on a temporary or permanent basis to leading organisations throughout the built environment - from executive to operative level.

With offices in London, Manchester, and the Southwest, we specialise in Housing, Construction, Facilities Management, Property, Surveying, Health & Safety and Sales. We supply candidates from executive to operative level, and are currently working with a Housing Association, who are looking for a Billable works lead based in the London and Kent area

They have duties which mirror those of the Contract Managers, reporting through them, with particular emphasis to:

Reviewing the scope of all billable works instructed to them.

Reviewing and actioning any amendments to the original scope of work from any source.

Ensuring that all the pre-construction works are completed that will include the following:

  • Undertake site visits and plan their day to be able to check multiple sites
  • Organize / attend site visits with the Billable works sub-contractors
  • Ensure the relevant R&D Asbestos survey is carried out
  • Ensure that Kitchen Designs are carried out and design is approved by client before works start
  • Be the company representative on site and monitor the works
  • Ensuring RAMS are in place and have been approved
  • Ensuring compliance with all company polices
  • Directing the sub-contractors and keeping records
  • Seeking Client approval of any proposed deviation from contract by raising the appropriate paperwork.

Training and Qualifications:


- ONC/BTEC level qualification construction/electrical/mechanical engineering related discipline (or equivalent experiential experience)

- Technical training to maintain and develop technical competence and awareness in the following:

- Asbestos / Legionellosis

- Familiarity with the sites and assets for which the person is responsible

- Emergency first aid

- Fire safety

- Contract experience of JCT form and NEC would be useful


- IOSH or equivalent qualification

- Previous use of CAFM applications

- Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

- An understanding of energy reduction methods

- Full Driving License

- Security clearance is required for our sites, successful applicants will be expected to achieve either BPSS or SC clearance as a condition of appointment into the role.

Please apply or contact Bella Ewart at Build Recruitment for further details.

We'll take the time to understand your career history and motivations for a new role. We'll also take references and may ask for proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

We work with a wide variety of clients in the public and private sector, and we will work with you to identify clients in which your skills, experience and personality will fit. Once we submit you for a role you will receive support and regular communication throughout the interview process.

From there our commitment to you is all about being your career partner. We'll identify suitable jobs, provide support, and career guidance and even provide regular salary benchmarking.

Build Recruitment Limited acts as an Employment Business for the supply of temporary workers and an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Build Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.