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Technical Administrator

Posted on April 3rd, 2019

Closing Date: April 18, 2019

Location: Seddon Homes Ltd, Birchwood, Warrington

Benefits: Salary dependent on experience, with recent house building experience. Pension contributions are a minimum of 5.0% (employee) and 6.0% (employer). Seddon Homes will match contributions to a maximum of 7.5%. 4 times salary for death in service. Aviva health care. 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays.

Hours: Mon – Fri 08.00 – 16.30; (60 mins lunch) 37.5 h/pw

Our Company 

Seddon Homes is part of the Seddon Group, which is a family-owned development, housing and construction business spanning over 120 years and four generations. The company employs over 700 people, including trades and apprentices, with a turnover of £200m across the UK. At the heart of Seddon are its people. Commitment to the safety, development and well-being of its staff has made Seddon the UK Contractors Group (UKCG) Employer of the Year twice. With a wide range of opportunities available, building a career in house building with Seddon could not be easier.

The Role

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Technical Administrator to join our growing housing business in Birchwood, Warrington. You are required to assist with the provision of engineering and technical support to a variety of developments throughout the design and construction process.

Key Responsibilities Include: 

  • Assist with the co-ordination of quotes/orders for services/utilities
  • Assist with the co-ordination of general engineering information and application forms
  • Assist with the co-ordination of NHBC/LABC building control and warranty provisionRobust Detail registration
  • Assist in the collation and issue of tender, construction and pre-start drawings
  • Use of an electronic document Control System
  • Knowledge of AutoCad LT would be useful, but not essential

Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

The ideal candidate will have a successful track record of working in a technical related environment within a house building/construction industry.

You should have a good knowledge of housebuilding, NHBC/LABC Building Control and Warranty registrations and conditions sign-offs.

You should have a good knowledge of Services Procurement, Tender & Construction Issue Packs / Document Control, and be able to co-ordinate multiple developments at varying stages of progress and prioritise tasks.

Good communication skills, good understanding of construction methods, well organised and a methodical approach, proficient with IT (Microsoft packages, AutoCAD LT, Excel A-Site etc.) and a high attention to detail, are skills you will possess. In addition, you will be highly organised, familiar with co-ordinating multiple tasks simultaneously and thrive on working to deadlines.

Application with full CV, before closing date of April 18, 2019 to [email protected] quoting job reference - DJM/0219

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