Site Manager

Experienced Site Foremen / Site Manager

South Coast Marquees is a family run marquee hire business, based in Lymington, Hampshire who have pride in building and delivering weddings and events across the South Coast.

We’re a fast paced team with a busy season ahead and are seeking an experienced Site Manager in preparation for the success of our 2024 operation.

The ideal candidate will work closely together with their team and report directly to the Operations Director, whilst delivering the build and take down of various marquee structures and associated equipment. They will be ambitious, committed and resilient whilst being enthusiastic, forward thinking and having the adaptability to overcome problems when they arise. Most of all, they will enjoy working as part of a fun team and enjoy the camaraderie that goes with it!

Mandatory Requirements

• One year minimum experience working with marquees or temporary structures.
• One-year minimum experience in a team leader, supervisor, or similar position.
• Full Clean UK Driving Licence.
• UK Trailer Licence.
• English Speaking.
• Positive & Flexible Working Attitude.

Main Duties

• Manage and supervise the complete installation/take-down of required marquees and all interior and external fit-outs.
• Manage a team between 2-8 ensuring all relevant procedures are followed closely and close attention is paid to the safe training of the crew.
• Being the main point of contact on-site and the face of our brand.
• Liaising with the client, Operations Director, office team, and all other contractors, offering a constant clear avenue of communication for all things project-related.
• Responsible for driving and maintaining a range of vehicles and trailers.
• Responsible for the smooth running of our warehouse facility working closely with the Operations Director in order to ensure efficient use of the space, tools, and crew.
• Maintenance of all hire stock.
• Maintaining our high standard of working practices and finish.

Advantageous Skills (Non-essential, training, development, and opportunity will be offered to the right candidate)

• Electrical certification.
• Plant machinery tickets and experience.
• First Aid certification.
• Carpentry skills.

Benefits – What’s In It For You?

At South Coast Marquees, we recognise the importance of a happy and satisfied work force and so, in addition to offering competitive rates of pay, our workers will also benefit from:

• Company Pension.
• Bonus Scheme.
• Holiday & Sick Pay.
• Company Vehicle (role dependent).
• Development Opportunities.
• Team Events & Socials.

Contract duration and remuneration depend upon experience.

Initial contract length: 6 months

Application deadline: 15/04/2024

Expected start date: March/April 2024

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: £18 – 25 p/hr (dependent on experience)

To Apply: Please complete the form below. Successful candidates will be contacted by phone for an initial telephone interview and must be available for a face-to-face meeting at a later date.

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