Jim Cosgrove | Site Manager
Jim started his career in the construction industry, training as a Joiner and has since worked his way through the ranks into site management roles with national housebuilders, prior to joining DJ Laing as a Site Manager in 2016.
Jim is the main point of contact on DJ Laing’s housing development sites. He leads and manages the on-site team and sub-contractors to ensure our homes are built to the highest standard and on time. Jim lists some of his everyday tasks as being responsible for health and safety, ordering materials and programming works.
Jim’s qualifications include an ED Excel Level 4 NVQ Site Management, SCQF Level 5 Location Avoidance of Underground Apparatus, Defects Prevention Course, a City and Guilds in Carpentry and Joinery and the CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) accreditation.
Jim feels that the key to his success is thinking ahead and being a people person, which helps to get the work done. In his leisure time he likes to play golf and enjoys watching motorsport.