Coulson Building Group, providing a comprehensive range of building services since 1884.

01223 423800

The Coulson Building Group are proud to run one of the largest directly employed workforces in the Cambridge Area. For over 125 years we have continued to maintain a training and recruitment programme that has produced some of the best managers and skilled craftsmen in the area.

Today we have over 100 directly employed staff covering all key trades including: Managers, Technical, Agents/Foreman, Administration, Carpenters, Joiners, Bricklayers, Masons, Labourers, Painters, Plasterers, Plumbers, Electricians and Plant Fitters.

Running a business means constantly improving and constantly learning. Our aim is to support and develop all employees, improving their performance and, in turn, that of our company.

Coulson Building Group are long term believers in providing equal opurtinities to all, to see ohow we are commited to this please read our Equality and Diversity Policy.

For further information on how we handle personal data, see our Recruitment Privacy Notice.

Current Vacancies


Multi Skilled Operative

 

Coulson Building Group provides a comprehensive range of building services to private and public sector clients, as well as to private individuals.

We have an opportunity for an experienced Multi-skilled Operative to work in and around Cambridge and the surrounding area.  You will need to have a good range of skills, such as general plumbing, carpentry, tiling, painting and plastering and possess excellent communication skills and a full driving licence.

 

Permanent full time position, competitive rates of pay, Company van, work-wear and power tools provided.

 

Contact katherine.langford@coulson.co.uk for an application form.

 

Coulson Building Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer


Carpenter

 

Coulson Building Group provides a comprehensive range of building services to private and public sector clients, as well as to private individuals.

We currently require a Carpenter to join our busy building team. The successful applicant will be required to carry out high quality first and second fix work on a wide variety of domestic and commercial projects in the Cambridge area.

 

Permanent full time position, competitive rates of pay, Company van, workwear and power tools provided.

 

Contact katherine.langford@coulson.co.uk for an application form.

 

Coulson Building Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer


Joinery CAD Draughtsman

Over 130 years of producing high quality joinery has given Coulson Joinery a much envied reputation.

Working alongside some of the country's leading Architects and Interior Designers we have been able to bring their design concepts to fruition, many of which have received industry recognition including three national “Wood Awards”.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to join a leading, well established Joinery Company based in Cambridge.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Taking briefs and ideas from clients/designers and turning them into full working drawings/setting out for in house joinery production.
  • Liaising closely with the Joinery Manager to establish cost effective and efficient ways to manufacture projects within budget and to specification.
  • Coordinating the ordering of specialist materials required for the project.
  • Effectively briefing Joiners/Machinists once drawings have been approved and throughout production.
  • Ensuring the work is completed in a timely manner and within budget.

Person Requirements:

  • A good knowledge of joinery practices, processes and requirements
  • Up to date knowledge of health and safety matters
  • Proficient in the use of CAD systems
  • Ability to communicate and interact with relevant stakeholders including clients and staff
  • Ability to design and schedule to order and to timetable
  • Excellent product knowledge for joinery
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Able to represent the Company professionally when dealing with clients

 Please contact natalie.firmin@coulson.co.uk for an application form or call 01223 423800


Plumbing and Heating Engineer

Fully qualified engineer required with experience in domestic and commercial plumbing and heating systems for general installation work in and around the Cambridge area. Gas Safe & Oftec qualifications an advantage but not essential.

We offer competitive rates of pay. Company vehicle and workwear provided.

Please contact natalie.firmin@coulson.co.uk for an application form or call 01223 423800


All our current vacancies are listed on this page. In the first instance you will need to complete a Coulson Building Group employment application form. These can be requested by calling Natalie Firmin on
01223 423800 or complete our enquiry form.

Your application will then be passed to the relevant manager for review. We will inform you if you are required to attend an interview at our offices.

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