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.


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