Contracts Manager

Electrical contractor & building services provider GD Chalmers Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced Contracts Manager.

For over 50 years the Paisley firm of GD Chalmers has been synonymous with excellence in the field of Electrical Contracting, Rewiring and associated Building Services. Our turnover has grown to over £8 million and we employ upwards of 70 skilled employees.


Starting at £55,000 (with annual incremental increases until the top of the grade is reached) with a potential performance bonus paid at financial year end.

  • Company car provided
  • Bupa medical care
  • 35 days holiday increasing to 37 after one year service.
  • Pension scheme
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Any additional training needed will be provided.

Working Hours:

  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Monday to Friday
  • Flexible working possible

Key Areas

  • Establish and maintain relationships with clients, sub-contractors,
  • To achieve all targets as instructed by our directors, maintaining a high level of quality control, reporting and recording.
  • Head our electrical division working with our contract managers
  • Working closely with council contracts and housing associations
  • Meeting targets and helping with our continued growth

Essential Requirements

  • Knowledge of Building Regulations and Standards.
  • Understanding of Health and Safety requirements.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Manage workload with minimal supervision.
  • Reliability, dependability, good planning & organisational skills.
  • Work as a team player within our department in an ever changing & fast paced construction industry.
  • A driving license is essential, a company vehicle will be provided
  • Excellent man management skills
  • Team leader

Please send your CV to Paul Morrow at