Assistant Contract Manager - Oregon Timber Frame Bristol Area - #1133239


Date: 1 week ago
City: Bristol
Contract type: Full time
Work schedule: Full day

Oregon Timber Frame (OTF), one of the UK’s largest timber frame manufacturers are a division of Barratt Developments PLC, Britain’s largest housebuilder, following an acquisition in 2019. 

We specialise in the design, manufacture, supply and erection of structural timbers to all divisions across the Barratt Group. 

Barratt are a nationally recognised 5-star housebuilder, supplying high-quality homes for all generations. That is more than any other major housebuilder. It is because we combine the brightest minds, the latest technology, and a genuine commitment to putting customers first. We want the best people in the industry to help us shape the future of house building.

We are building an organisation where anyone with drive and talent can pursue the career they want. We are building a culture where anyone, regardless of gender, race, sexuality, disability, background or any other characteristic, can progress and be proud to work for us.


To ensure the efficient management of sub-contract timber frame erection squads and ensure they are performing to the highest possible standards, on time and line with predetermined cost.

To actively encourage safe working practices on site and to identify potential areas of improvements.

Oregon Contract Management are the on-site construction division of Oregon Timber Frame Limited, they are responsible for ensuring on-site construction of a quality produce, safely and within timescales and budgets set.  They work closely with the Commercial and Production Departments to ensure customer satisfaction.

The Department also ensures the company’s policy on Health & Safety and the requirements of Health & Safety Legislation are met and safe working practices are actively encouraged throughout.

To undertake any other duties and responsibilities that are within the scope and job purpose as requested by your Line Manager.


  • To comply with Company policies and procedures.

  • To assist Contract Manager with co-ordinating on-site erection squads to ensure an efficient method of build to the required build programme agreed by each Site Manager.

  • To help coordinate with Site Manager and ensure targets are achieved and work is to the high quality expected.

  • Ensure craneage requirements co-ordinated timeously.

  • Effective daily use of Company information systems and databases.

  • To comply with the Company’s H&S policy and complete the relevant documentation required on a regular basis (method statements/risk assessments/lifting plans etc).

  • Liaise with various departments within the Company to ensure the highest possible customer care performance/satisfaction and complete all the relevant inspection documentation.

  • To continually monitor the product quality in line with the quality procedures in place and to assist in the continuous improvement of our product and service.

  • Continually liaise with production departments to ensure up to date activities on site are communicated and any changes to programmes documented.

  • Ensure prompt collection and sign-off of customer conformity sheets in line with finance department requirements.

  • Ensure timeous signing off of structural frames and forwarding of paperwork to the relevant department.

  • Have personal drive with ability to achieve.

  • Train, mentor and monitor junior members of the contract management team, as and when required.

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