Assistant Site Manager

Assistant Site Manager

There has never been a better time to join Allison Homes and be part of our exciting growth journey.

Allison Homes is an award-winning private housebuilder dedicated to creating beautiful homes and communities across the East of England, the East Midlands and the South West. We are proud of our people, and collaboration and teamwork is key to everything we do.

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to help us achieve our ambitious growth plans and goals, to be part of our journey and grow their career along with our success.

Our mission is to provide affordable yet aspirational homes to our communities, ensuring that new homes are accessible and attainable for all with a quality product suitable for everyone.

About the Role

Do you have a passion for new-build developments and a keen eye for quality? We are looking for an Assistant Site Manager to join our expanding team in Devon.

As the Assistant Site Manager, you will be instrumental in overseeing the build process, ensuring that our homes meet the exceptional standards expected of Allison Homes. In this fast-paced role, you will supervise and coordinate sub-contractors, material suppliers, and utility providers, ensuring that all building methods align with our quality and programme targets. Reporting directly to the Site Manager, you will play a key role in maintaining compliance with company policies and procedures at all times.

This is a really exciting opportunity to join a fast-growing company as we evolve our brand, seek out new land opportunities and strive to be one of the UK’s most trusted homebuilders.


Site based role, Devon and South West area.

Job Type

Full-time, Permanent

Key Duties:

  • Responsible for managing and controlling the build process of a new-build development, ensuring the final product is commensurate with the quality expected of Allison Homes.
  • You will be responsible for the supervision and co-ordination of staff, sub-contractors, material suppliers and utility providers, making sure that building methods align with build quality and programme targets and that company policies and procedures are followed at all times.
  • A successful build depends on a skilled and motivated workforce; working with HR/Learning and Development you will be responsible for implementing appropriate training, coaching, appraisals and support for directly employed staff.
  • Health and Safety is a key priority for the company. As Assistant site manager, it will be your responsibility to ensure that company health and safety policies and procedures are strictly adhered to on site, including by visitors, and that relevant documentation/health and safety records are completed on a monthly basis.
  • Assisting with ensuring the timely ordering of materials and that deliveries of stock are thoroughly checked and recorded.
  • Quality, compliance and customer experience are important to Allison Homes. You will ensure that building is in accordance with the latest relevant standards, Codes of Practice, Building Regulations and warranty requirements; and will be responsible for inspecting and snagging each plot prior to each NHBC key stage inspection.
  • To ensure build programme and customer expectations align, you will be required to attend weekly Sales and Construction meetings, and liaise with Sales, Technical and Commercial departments.

Qualification / Experience:

  • NVQ Level 3-4, BTEC diploma in Building Construction or similar
  • SMSTS qualification
  • CSCS Card
  • Qualified First Aider
  • Fire Marshall
  • Scaffold Awareness
  • LOLER certificate
  • Full UK driving licence
  • In-depth knowledge and experience of construction build programmes, ideally in housebuilding
  • Sound commercial awareness
  • Good knowledge of Building Regulations
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to contribute to the resolution of disputes
  • Organised and self-motivated with a willingness to take ownership of projects
  • Ability to prioritise tasks to meet changing business needs, demonstrating a strong problem-solving ability
  • Computer literate, including [Excel, Word, Outlook]

What you get in return:

  • Competitive salary
  • Positive and supportive work environment
  • Simply Health Cash Plan
  • Company Pension
  • Discretionary Bonus or Commission Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • House purchase discount scheme on Allison Homes

Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey with Allison Homes? If this sounds like you, apply today and be part of Allison Homes future success. Closing date 21st June 2024

How to apply

Please send us your CV along with an optional covering letter ideally including details of your current salary and notice period to

This job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received, and therefore you should apply for this job as soon as possible.

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, only successful candidates will be contacted.