Bilsthorpe firm Robert Woodhead Ltd looking for further expansion

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A Bilsthorpe construction company has created a further five jobs as the firm continues to expand.

Robert Woodhead Ltd has seen growth in the first quarter of 2013 and has significantly increased from 51 members of staff in 2011, to 73 employees currently.

Despite the growth Robert Woodhead Limited are still a family owned company.

Their growth has seen them undertake a number of complex projects such as conservation works to Lincoln Castle Walls, a highly sustainable new build Heritage Skills Centre within the grounds of Lincoln Castle and a number of projects at the University of Nottingham including a BREEAM Excellent extension to Grade II Listed Highfield House.

The new starters include Juliet Slater who has been employed as a project manager and will take the lead on Public Sector Minor Works and EMPA projects.

Juliet will also help the company expand into Lincolnshire and build on the success of recently completed projects in the area.

Glenn Slater, business development Director said, “We have targeted 20 per cent growth year on year.

“In order to achieve this we must recruit exceptional staff that have the passion and drive to go the extra mile and make building a better experience.

“The plan is to increase employee numbers over the coming months as we continue to hit our growth projections, which is great for the industry and for the wider East Midlands economy.”