Senior Supervisor – KAEFER UK & Ireland – Rosyth

KAEFER UK & Ireland

Job Description

KAEFER UK & Ireland

When it counts, count on us.

Location: Rosyth

Competitive salary & benefits

Contract Type: Full Time

Closing Date: 26/05/2023

The Opportunity

As a Senior Supervisor, the job comprises of Supervising the Depot led Scaffolding contracts out of the Rosyth Depot, which is part of the Industrial Scotland division of KAEFER. These contracts will take place on a range of client sites including but not limited to commercial, domestic, industrial, energy, process, factories etc. The contract styles will range from reimbursable to lump sum. The depot will manage in excess of 30+ contracts and in excess of 40+ regular customers. The Senior supervisor will oversee circa 25 personnel executing projects/contracts at these client locations.

Key duties and responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to:

> supervise all activities within the contract(s) to ensure contract delivery, SHEQ compliance, and colleague experience for the region

> support the contract manager to execute business strategy for the branch and KAEFER UK

> ensure all contracts are on target, escalating underperforming contracts and implement any mitigating actions to return to as sold margins

> effectively maintain internal and external client relationships to ensure long term sustainability of the branch

> coordinate and supervise strict, safety, quality and compliance management for all activities in the contract(s), ensuring all activities are carried out in accordance with all statutory requirements and corporate policies and procedures including, but not limited to, Health and Safety, Quality Assurance and Employment Legislation

> support, lead, motivate and inspire the teams within the region

> continuously adapt teams to meet changing customer demands as individual projects or tasks end and others begin

> implement operational priorities which are aligned with the needs of the business, focusing on efficient and cost-effective practices, programs and services, which add value to clients

> provide support to Contracts Manager to develop project budgets and make informed contract(s) decisions that generate agreed revenue and margin targets while ensuring Contract(s) costs are controlled appropriately

The Person

The ideal candidate for the role will be a proactive supervisor who is continuously active in building relationships with clients, as an influential and effective communicator.


> Proven record of Supervising contract(s) within the job dimensions of a Senior Supervisor.

> Demonstrate experience of client management at a contract(s) level.

> Direct experience of the Markets that KAEFER operate within.

> Direct experience of Scaffold services or similar Equivalents

> Can demonstrate successful Implementation of Continuous Improvement and implementation of LEAN practices



> CITB Advanced Scaffolder with ring system endorsement

> LEAN or Continuous improvement awareness


Our mission is clear: to be the most reliable and efficient provider of technical industrial services.

KAEFER UK & Ireland provides a large and growing range of industries with asset integrity services including access solutions, insulation, inspection & testing, protective coatings, asbestos management and more. We focus on improving energy efficiency and extending asset life cycles. The company has thirteen operating centres across the UK and Ireland, employing approximately 3,000 highly skilled and experienced people. Our people are our lifeforce and every day they deliver excellence to our customers.

KAEFER UK & Ireland is part of the KAEFER group, a global €1.7 billion business with its headquarters in Bremen, Germany. KAEFER works on more than 5,500 job-sites internationally, with around 30,000 employees. With unrivalled experience and expertise, our teams provide trusted partnerships and tailored support to execute even the most challenging and complex projects for clients.

We take pride in being part of a global company with common values and many diverse and individual voices. We make positive contributions in the communities where we live and work, after all when it counts, count on us!

Our values:

  • Colleagueship
  • Modesty
  • Trust
  • Reliability
  • Respect
  • Professionalism
  • Result Orientation

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