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Building Trades

Suffolk Coastal

The company

Positions available with a number of companies, predominantly building contractors and property developers operating in the high-end residential sector, building, restoring, renovating, and refurbishing the heritage coasts stunning period properties and architect-designed newbuilds.


The job

Projects are typically £250k-£1m refurbishment and renovation projects up to £1.5m one-off newbuilds. You will be working as part of a team to complete projects from strip-out and groundwork to finish.

Applications welcome from trades and skilled labourers, particularly multi-traders and general builders with an array of skills and an appreciation of craftsmanship and high-quality finishes. Knowledge of period properties and traditional building methods also useful.


General Builder

Skilled Labourer




Painter & Decorator


Plumbing & Heating Engineer


Where you'll be based

Sites are typically between Southwold and Woodbridge and surrounding towns and villages, most companies organise their trades to be as close to home as possible dependent on project locations.


What you'll receive

- £13.00-£16.00 per hour plus company van (employed permanent contract) dependent on experience

- Subcontract positions also available, typically £150-£180 per day with extensive overtime available

- Working Monday to Friday, typically 42.5 hour weeks.

- 28 days holiday including bank holidays


Find out more

To discuss this position in more detail, please send your CV to or call 07983 967143.

All communication will be treated in complete confidence.


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