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Ged McCallion

Ged McCallion

Joiner

Taighean Design

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Taighean Design

Foreman Joiner/ assistant site manager

I started at this company as a foreman joiner to assist in a variety of projects ranging from fitting doors, kitchens and bathrooms to large scale renovations and traditional trussed roofing roofing, It didn't take me long to quickly progress up the ladder taking on more and more responsibility to become assistant to the site manager as well as performing my current duties. In this more responsible role it was my job to complete weekly planning sheets to ensure the overall build programme is met. While providing direction to individual contractors and contractors’ management to ensure quality standards are met. I also had a part in Resolving any conflicts that may occur between operations. I Co-ordinated with the Site Manager to ensure the availability of materials to meet the construction programme and maintain a daily diary to record site events and requirements I also wrote weekly program reports and attended meetings with the building team to ensure that our overall quality and program targets where on track for practical completion. As a 1st aider and one the key responsible people I have a duty to uphold and enforce all HSE standards a complied with and to provide a safe working environment for my colleagues to work in without fear of injuring themselves.

Career medium 05
Career
Career medium 05

Rockport all trades

Joiner/ foreman

I completed my apprenticeship (svq level 3 carpentry and joinery) with this company where I learned a array of skills to help me with my trade, as I began to work closely with the site manager I began to take on more responsibility. My responsibilities ranged from estimating, costing and ordering materials to dealing with various contractors providing direction to individuals and management to ensure quality standards are met. I also had to maintain a high level of craftsmanship to complete the project on time. It was at this company I had the oportunity to develop talents such as writing daily and weekly reports using Microsoft word excel and project manager.

Career

Jewel & esk college

While I was here I obtained SVQ leve 3 carpentry & Joinery and went on to achieve my Advanced carpentry & joinery

St David's High School

I achieved 7 GCSEs all at level 3 or above