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Management Trainee



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5th November 2020

The Company
Barnes Construction, the largest division of The Barnes Group Limited, offers a comprehensive professional construction service. The Group is very proud of its commitment to its employees and actively encourages professional and personal development. Since its formation in 1978, the Company has established itself as a client-focussed Building Contractor, completing a wide range of contracts for blue chip and repeat business clientele. The business is based at its Head Office in Ipswich, but operates throughout the UK. Barnes Construction is committed to good practice in Health & Safety and has established an extremely good record in this area.

Management Trainee Recruitment/Training Programme
Barnes Construction has a well structured Management Trainee Recruitment and Training Programme in place (detailed below). Recruitment takes place in April each year, ready for commencement in September. Advertisements appear in the East Anglian Daily Times/Evening Star in April and shortlists are drawn up thereafter from applications received.

The Role
Management Trainees spend several months in rotation in each of the main departments of Surveying, Contracting and Estimating, gaining valuable experience in the securing, planning and administering of current contracts under the supervision of a mentor. Regular reviews with the Divisional Surveying Director ensure that trainees are progressing satisfactorily and that the relevant support systems are functioning correctly so that each trainee gains maximum benefit from the training programme.

Practical experience on site under the supervision of one of the Company's many experienced Site Managers will ensure that the office-based side of the training programme is backed up by sound practical knowledge gained from a current working contract.

The combination of both office and site based experience makes this training a sound and up to date basis for future senior positions within this successful and expanding construction company.

The Benefits
The company actively encourages continued training and offers realistic long-term career opportunities throughout the Group. The Management Trainee Programme reflects this ethos and offers progression through a defined career route with a competitive salary.

If you are interested in the above position, applications should, in the first instance, be made in writing enclosing a current CV marked for the attention of Mr Simon Severwright to the address  below  or  by e-mail  to: recruitment@barnesconstruction.co.uk 

Barnes Construction
6 Bermuda Road
Ransomes Europark

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 27/11/2020


This job is located in Ipswich, Suffolk

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About Barnes Construction

At Barnes Construction we are very proud of our family-based culture. Our strong business and moral values hold as true today as they did when the company first commenced trading in 1978. We undertake a wide range of projects for clients in the East of England...

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