Careers

Weston Homes is, and always has been, proud of our expertise and excellent customer service.

As well as looking after our clients, we also make sure we look after our staff. We aim to provide them with a great working environment, as well as support, training and career progression that that means they are happy, and are fully equipped to ensure our customers have everything they need.

The company provides a range of technical, vocational and skills based training for its staff. It also provides service NVQs to boost skills, review procedures and improve effectiveness of support staff.

We are very proud of the training and management schemes we implement for our staff, and it is this commitment that has led us to be awarded the Investors in People Accreditation, as well as qualifying for the Sunday Times Best 100 Companies to work for (in the small business category, less than 250 employees).

We are very proud of our investment in our greatest asset – our staff, and will continue to support their training and development, which means our customers will continue to benefit from the best expertise and customer service in the business.

Architectural Technicians

Weston Homes Plc are looking to recruit Architectural Technicians to join our Technical team at our Head Office in Takeley, Essex (Near Stansted Airport).

Ideally we are looking for people with previous residential experience, although we will consider candidates with other experience provided they can demonstrate the ability to detail, are familiar with using Auto-cad, hold a HND Building Studies or equivalent and have knowledge of building regulations.

You will have a proven track record in the production of working drawings and detailing, be well organised and an effective team player. You will be working in a modern office environment in teams, providing specifications, full working drawings and technical support on a range of innovative, new build bespoke schemes, conversions and some mixed use developments.

If you would like to enjoy the extensive range of benefits we offer, including a fully expensed company car, pension, life insurance, healthcare and free gym, please forward your CV and a covering letter stating your salary expectation to our HR team.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Site Managers

Weston Homes Plc are recognised both nationally and internationally for their quality. Due to expansion we are seeking to recruit Site Managers to manage developments in the South East. The diverse projects include new build residential, commercial, conversion and refurbishments.

The successful applicant will have previous experience as a Construction Site Manager, have excellent time management, organisational and multi-tasking skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills. Previous residential experience, knowledge of the construction industry and a full driving licence are essential.

As a Site Manager you will have full responsibility of managing and coordinating all aspects of a residential site development, ensure all site work is delivered to a high quality standard and that all Health and Safety regulations are implemented and adhered to, represent sites in DC meetings and manage staff performance, carrying out regular staff appraisals.

If you would like to enjoy the extensive range of benefits we offer, please forward your CV with a covering letter stating your salary expectation to our HR Team.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Architectural Designer

Weston Homes Plc are one of the most successful property developers in the South East of England.  We are looking to recruit an Architectural Designer to join our Planning Team based at our offices in Takeley (Near Stansted Airport).

The successful candidate will have previous experience of residential design, be AutoCAD proficient with knowledge of the planning system and building regulations.

You will be capable of working on your own initiative, as well as being part of a busy team, whilst reporting to the departments Design Manager.

The role includes a broad range of support tasks over a varied portfolio of residential development projects to include:

  • Preparation of planning application drawings;
  • Submission of details for discharge of planning conditions;
  • Liaise with other members of the development team, providing Planning Policy and Planning Appeal preparation support tasks.

The successful applicant must hold a full driving licence as there will be a requirement to travel to different sites. If you would like to enjoy the extensive range of benefits we offer, please forward your CV with a covering letter stating your salary expectation to our HR Team.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Scheme Design Manager

Weston Homes Plc are one of the most successful property developers in the South East of England.  We are looking to recruit a Scheme Design Manager to join our Land & Planning Team based at our offices in Takeley (Near Stansted Airport).

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in producing innovative and cost effective site layouts for land appraisals. They will also be creative in producing outstanding places to live, whilst maximising sales and land values. A commercial and practical awareness is essential and the individual must be capable of finding bespoke solutions to meet complex land and planning challenges.

Excellent communication and presentation skills and the ability to fine tune schemes to provide high quality illustrations is essential as well as analysing existing schemes with a view to maximising the potential of a development. Exceptional hand drawing skills and experience with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office and relevant illustrative software such as Photoshop are also essential.

Knowledge of critical planning standards and Building Regulations will be necessary as, when an offer for a new site is successful, input into the subsequent design process will be required. The ideal candidate will have the ability to work independently and to effectively manage workload in order to assist the Land Team in an effective manner. However, when necessary, the individual will also contribute towards the work of the Design Team during the preparation of planning applications.

Although the vast majority of sketch proposals will require a residential focus, experience with other land uses such as commercial would be ideal.

The successful applicant must hold a full driving licence as there will be a requirement to travel to different sites. If you would like to enjoy the extensive range of benefits we offer, please forward your CV with a covering letter stating your salary expectation to our HR Team.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Senior Surveyor

Weston Homes Plc is looking to recruit a Senior Surveyor to join our busy Northern Commercial Team based at our offices in Takeley, Essex.

Reporting to the Northern Regional Commercial Director, the successful candidate will be able to produce detailed bespoke scope of works, comprehensive analysis of tender returns, be able to negotiate with trade contractors on main trade contracts, ensuring cost certainty. Prepare monthly cost and progress reports be able to process and agree variations, final accounts and claims received from trade contractors whilst managing a team of Surveyors for various development sites.

The successful candidate must have a solid number of years experience in residential developments of various forms. With a minimum discipline of a degree in Quantity Surveying. Have a residential Quantity Surveying background, with full understanding of pre and post contract functions. Excellent communication skills, the ability to work to tight deadlines and maintain good cost control are essential. You must be highly motivated, ambitious with the ability to work as part of a team or independently.

If you would like to enjoy the extensive range of benefits we offer, including a fully expensed company car, pension, life insurance, healthcare and free gym, please forward your CV and a covering letter stating your salary expectation to our HR team.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Forklift Driver/General Labourer

Forklift Driver/General Labourer required for our Edgware site. Applicants must hold a Telescopic Forklift certificate and have experience of rough terrain. Full UK driving license and own transport are essential.

Duties to include: Loading, unloading and distribution of materials, general labouring and site welfare duties. CSCS cardholders only.

Applicants must be trustworthy, reliable, literate and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Relief Driver/Slinger Signaller

Relief Driver/Slinger Signaller required for our Stratford site. Applicants must hold a CPCS Luffing Jib and/or Trolley Jib Card and have previous Slinger Signaller experience.

Duties to include: acting as a relief driver for luffing & saddleback tower cranes as and when necessary, slinger banksman activities and loading, unloading and distribution of materials.

Applicants must be trustworthy, reliable, literate and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Tower Crane Driver (Luffing Jib)

Tower Crane Driver (Luffing Jib) required for our Stratford site. Applicants must hold a CPCS Luffing Jib Card. A Full UK driving license and own transport are essential.

Duties to include: Driving Tower Crane, slinger banksman activities, loading, unloading and distribution of materials, carrying out site labouring tasks as required and general site cleaning duties.

Applicants must be trustworthy, reliable, literate and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Gateman/General Labourer

Gateman/General Labourer required for our Clavering site. Applicants must have construction site labouring experience and hold a CSCS card. Previous experience of traffic management, including movement of plant is essential. A Full UK driving license and own transport are required.

Duties include: traffic management, site labouring tasks, provision of gateman security, direction and movement of all vehicles on and off site, maintaining the site appearance and cleaning site welfare facilities.

Applicants must be well presented, hard working, trustworthy, reliable and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Forklift Driver/General Labourer

Forklift Driver/General Labourer required for our Clavering site. Applicants must hold a Telescopic Forklift certificate and have experience of rough terrain. Full UK driving license and own transport are essential.

Duties to include: Loading, unloading and distribution of materials, general labouring and site welfare duties. CSCS cardholders only.

Applicants must be trustworthy, reliable, literate and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Gateman/General Labourer

Gateman/General Labourer required for our Sible Hedingham site. Applicants must have construction site labouring experience and hold a CSCS card. Previous experience of traffic management, including movement of plant is essential. A Full UK driving license and own transport are required.

Duties include: traffic management, site labouring tasks, provision of gateman security, direction and movement of all vehicles on and off site, maintaining the site appearance and cleaning site welfare facilities.

Applicants must be well presented, hard working, trustworthy, reliable and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Slinger Signaller

Slinger Signaller required for our Edgware site. Applicants must have have previous Slinger Signaller experience and hold a CPCS card.

Duties to include: slinger signaller activities and loading, unloading and distribution of materials and general labouring duties as required.

Applicants must be trustworthy, reliable, literate and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Static Crane Operator

Static Crane Operator required for our Edgware site. Applicants must hold a Static Crane Licence and a CPCS Card. A Full UK driving license and own transport are essential.

Duties to include: Driving Bensato Crane, loading, unloading and distribution of materials and carrying out site labouring tasks as required.

Applicants must be trustworthy, reliable, literate and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Crawler Crane Operator

Crawler Crane Operator required for our Edgware site. Applicants must be fully competent in the operation of crawler cranes and hold a CPCS Card. A Full UK driving license and own transport are essential.

Duties to include: Operating Munster Crane, loading, unloading and distribution of materials and carrying out site labouring tasks as required.

Applicants must be trustworthy, reliable, literate and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Forklift Driver/General Labourer

Forklift Driver/General Labourer required for our Aylesford site. Applicants must hold a Telescopic Forklift certificate and have experience of rough terrain. Full UK driving license and own transport are essential.

Duties to include: Loading, unloading and distribution of materials, general labouring and site welfare duties. CSCS cardholders only.

Applicants must be trustworthy, reliable, literate and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Forklift Driver/General Labourer

Forklift Driver/General Labourer required for our Whitstable site. Applicants must hold a Telescopic Forklift certificate and have experience of rough terrain. Full UK driving license and own transport are essential.

Duties to include: Loading, unloading and distribution of materials, general labouring and site welfare duties. CSCS cardholders only.

Applicants must be trustworthy, reliable, literate and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Assistant Site Manager

Weston Homes Plc are looking to recruit an Assistant Site Manager to join our busy Construction Team based at our development in Edgware.

The successful applicant will have previous experience as an Assistant Site Manager, have excellent time management, organisational and multi-tasking skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills. Previous residential experience, knowledge of the construction industry and a full driving licence are essential.

As an Assistant Site Manager you will assist with day to day running and control of a specific development or sections there of and assist with adequate, competent supervision of projects. You will also assist with the management of specific sites and ensure that the target date, achievements are met as agreed, ensure Quality Assurance is met and assist with health, safety & environmental implementation and control.

If you would like to enjoy the extensive range of benefits we offer, please forward your CV with a covering letter stating your salary expectation to our HR Team.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Crane Driver

Crane Driver required for our Whitstable site. Applicants must hold a CPCS Card and a full UK driving license and own transport are essential.

Duties to include: driving crane, slinger banksman activities, loading, unloading and distribution of materials, carrying out site labouring tasks as required and general site cleaning duties.

Applicants must be trustworthy, reliable, literate and show good time keeping. Benefits include: pension and healthcare. To apply phone Michael on 01279 873382.

Contact Name: Human Resources

Contact Email: personnel@weston-homes.com

Expiry Date: 26/09/2014

Contact Details

Human Resources Weston Group Business Centre Parsonage Road Takeley Essex CM22 6PU
T: 01279 873377 F: 01279 873378

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