Operations Supervisor

Location Donabate
Discipline: Operatives & Trades
Salary: Competitive
Job ref: 009703
Published: 11 days ago

Role: Operations Supervisor | Salary: Competitive | Location: Donabate


We are looking for a results driven Operations Supervisor who would relish the opportunity to join an established and welcoming team in Donabate. As our next Operations Supervisor you will have a passion for managing teams and contractors, delivering excellent customer service whilst overseeing the administration of cost control.

The Operations Supervisor will support management in leading on all aspects of Health and Safety within the area of responsibility and will ensure operational best practice is followed and excellent customer service is delivered at all times.


Working alongside project and commercials teams, the role holder will promote an environment of effective teamwork and communication.


Driving license is essential 


Role Responsibilities

  • Ensure the operations team comply with all legislation, codes of practice, industry guidelines, company procedures/policies relating to Health and Safety.
  • Ensure that the refurbishment / fitout of Portakabin Buildings is to the standard required and costs are within established parameters and budgets. Ensuring that all laid down Quality systems e.g. ISO 9001 are adhered to.
  • Accountable for the cost effective use of fleet, materials, labour costs and close control of sub-contract labour on projects.
  • Regularly review, analyse and record costs in order to maximise profitability for area responsible for.
  • Ensure sufficient quantity of sub-contract labour is available when required, ensuring that quality standards are maintained, costs controlled and reviewed as appropriate.
  • Organise, administer and monitor the stock control system to ensure a reliable, steady and cost effective supply of materials. Ensuring the effective rotation of fleet available to avoid building deterioration and achieve optimum availability

As a Operations Supervisor you will have:

  • Experience in construction management

  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to work effectively and efficiently

  • Proven record of large scale projects oversight / management

  • Even if you do not match all of our ‘ideal’ criteria we would still be very keen to receive your CV as we love developing our people and may feel that you could be developed into this role.

    Site management or multi trade on site supervision experience

  • LEAN qualifications & IOSH management

Even if you do not match all of our ‘ideal’ criteria we would still be very keen to receive your CV as we love developing our people and may feel that you could be developed into this role.


Why Portakabin?

As innovators in the science of building, we provide modular buildings for hire and sale, as well as supplying refurbished buildings and construction site accommodation. We deliver building solutions for organisations of any size, in sectors ranging from manufacturing, education and health to transport, utilities and construction.

Portakabin now employs more than 2,000 people across ten European countries.


You will receive: 

  • 25 days annual leave plus the option to buy 5 days of annual leave
  • Working flexibly principles
  • Contributory pension
  • Annual bonus
  • Employee Benefits Program (Discounts at 100s of shops, gyms, restaurants and even holidays!)


As a Portakabin Employee, you will also be able to access a range of dedicated health and wellbeing services, a chance to give back to your community with an annual volunteering day off, and fully funded professional qualifications! There is also a great opportunity for career progression within Portakabin.


What’s next? 


We aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. We are conducting interviews during, or before, the week commencing Monday 22nd July . Interviews for this role will be in person at our office in Donabate.


As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy. Portakabin is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective colleagues. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and perspectives and hire great people to build talented and diverse teams.


We are committed to making reasonable adjustments throughout the application, recruitment, and onboarding processes for candidates that require additional support and/or adjustments to be made. If you are having any difficulty applying, please contact our recruitment team on resourcing@portakabin.com