About Matt

Matt joined in March 2024 and comes to GS2 as a Practice Manager, specialising in interim roles within the Infrastructure and Construction sector. 

With a background in contract and interim recruitment, Matt joins us with over a decades worth of experience specifically in the Infrastructure and Construction market. Matt brings with him not only a wealth of knowledge and experience but a passion for Sustainability and our Environment, which is apparent when you speak to him. 

Matt is a massive music fan; he collects it, he produces it and can even be found behind the decks Djing in his spare time or practising chords, as he is learning the Piano. Matt has two little girls, is a 'husband to be' and likes to spend his evenings walking or running with his dog Jessie.

Matt Ulysses's live Roles

Posted 16 days ago

Site Manager

  • Salary£375 per day
  • LocationWest Midlands, England
We are proud to assist our client, a leading environmental restoration and conservation company dedicated to preserving and enhancing natural habitats across the West Midlands. Specialising in river embankment restoration projects, our client is committed to promoting biodiversity, preventing erosion, and creating sustainable ecosystems.   What we need: We are currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Site Manager to oversee river embankment restoration works across the West Midlands region. This is a fantastic opportunity to take a leadership role in impactful environmental conservation projects.   What you will do:Leading and managing river embankment restoration projects from conception to completion, ensuring they are delivered on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards.Implementing and maintaining strict health and safety protocols on-site, including conducting risk assessments, ensuring compliance with regulations, and promoting a culture of safety among all team members.Coordinating resources, including personnel, equipment, and materials, to efficiently execute project plans and meet project objectives.Establishing and maintaining effective communication channels with clients, subcontractors, and stakeholders to ensure smooth project delivery and client satisfaction.Overseeing site activities, conducting regular inspections, and implementing quality control measures to ensure workmanship meets or exceeds expectations.Providing leadership, guidance, and support to on-site staff, fostering a collaborative and positive working environment.Managing project documentation and reporting, including progress updates, site records, and relevant documentation.  What you will need:Essential: SMSTS (Site Management Safety Training Scheme) certification.Previous experience in a site management role, particularly on green sites or within environmental restoration or conservation projects, is highly desirable.Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to effectively manage and motivate a team.Excellent problem-solving abilities and a proactive approach to addressing challenges on-site.Sound knowledge of health and safety regulations and best practices related to construction and environmental conservation.Full UK driving license and willingness to travel to project sites across the West Midlands region.  What you will get: 6 month freelance contract £375 per day Outside IR35 The chance to play a pivotal role in environmental conservation efforts in the West Midlands.   What to do now: If you are passionate about environmental works and possess the necessary skills and experience to excel in this role, we encourage you to apply by sending your CV and application today.
Posted 16 days ago

Site Supervisor

  • Salary£350 per day
  • LocationWest Midlands, England
We are delighted to represent our client, a leading environmental restoration and conservation company dedicated to preserving and enhancing natural habitats across the West Midlands. Specialising in river embankment restoration projects, our client is committed to promoting biodiversity, preventing erosion, and creating sustainable ecosystems.   What we need: We are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Site Supervisor to oversee river embankment restoration works across the West Midlands region. This is an excellent opportunity to join a passionate team and contribute to vital environmental conservation efforts.   What you will do: ● Supervising and coordinating river embankment restoration projects from inception to completion. ● Ensuring strict compliance with health and safety regulations on-site, including the implementation of risk assessments and safe working practices. ● Managing project timelines, resources, and budgets effectively to achieve project objectives. ● Liaising with clients, subcontractors, and stakeholders to ensure seamless project delivery and client satisfaction. ● Conducting regular site inspections and quality control checks to maintain exceptional standards of workmanship. ● Providing leadership and guidance to on-site staff, including training and development opportunities. ● Maintaining accurate records of project activities, including daily reports, progress updates, and relevant documentation.   What you will need: ● Essential: SSSTS (Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme) certification. ● Previous experience working on green sites, particularly in environmental restoration or conservation projects, is highly advantageous. ● Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to effectively manage and motivate a team. ● Excellent problem-solving abilities and a proactive approach to addressing challenges on-site. ● Knowledge of environmental regulations and best practices related to river embankment restoration. ● Full UK driving license and willingness to travel to project sites across the West Midlands region.   What you will get: 6 month freelance contract Paid £350 per day outside IR35 The chance to make a meaningful impact on environmental conservation efforts in the West Midlands.   What to do now: If you are passionate about environmental impact works and possess the necessary skills and experience to excel in this role, we encourage you to apply by sending us your CV today.  

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