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Ellis Building Contractors Ltd has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Main Contractor's Site Manager with a proven track record for the successful commercial delivery of construction projects of up to £6m. Based in Eastbourne Ellis have developed an enviable reputation in Sussex and the Kent & Surrey borders for the high standard of delivery of construction projects across a wide range of sectors including Commercial, Ecclesiastical, Education, Historical, Leisure, Healthcare and Residential projects.

The successful candidate will require:

✓ CSCS card, CITB 5 day SMSTS and First Aid at Work.
✓ Understating of current Health & Safety legislation requirements
✓ Demonstrate a proven track record of delivering projects on time and with zero defects on completion 
✓ Previous experience as a Site Manager, running projects valued between £500k to £6m
✓ Good solid working background with both new build and refurbishment experience
✓ Strong team leader with excellent management and communication skills at all levels
✓ Capable of understanding and working accurately to specifications & drawings
✓ Clean driving licence
✓ Proficient IT skills


✓ Critical compliance with Health & Safety
✓ Ensuring that each project is completed in accordance with excellent standards of workmanship and within timescale
✓ Ensuring comprehensive, appropriate accurate records are kept in accordance with company procedures. 
✓ Liaise and develop strong relationships with clients and their representatives.
✓ Identifying training needs, developing direct reports through coaching and mentoring 
✓ Managing and monitoring sub-contractors' performance.
✓ Working closely with the Contract Surveyors.


Salary is competitive and will be commensurate with experience and ability.

How to apply

As an equal opportunities employer Ellis holds the Investors in people Award and welcomes applications in writing with CV via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by post: Ellis Building Contractors Limited, 6 Park View, Alder Close, Eastbourne East Sussex, BN23 6QE

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