News & Blog

Blogpost: DDS Leaders now lead better

Following DDS’ strengthened leadership team, the prerequisite settling in period has now passed with the Chiefs taking full stock of the Indians within their departments. Their findings thus far? We are a collective team that works. Therefore, rather than trying to improve a currently performing business model, they actually chose to look within themselves to

DDS Recruiting: Group HSEQ Manager

DDS is again leading the way and setting the standard for exemplary Health and Safety by strengthening our team once more. We are currently recruiting for a DDS Group HSEQ Manager. As a result, this is no ordinary job advert. DDS’ Health and Safety ethos is the standard that underpins our success – we take

DDS at the NFDC Convention 2019

DDS Demolition has been a member of the NFDC (National Federation of Demolition Contractors) for quite some years now with our senior management team attending the NFDC Convention almost every year. We, amongst many other worthy and exemplary contractors, value the role that the NFDC play in maintaining high industry standards by delivering a continual,

RECRUITING: CRUSHER OPERATOR

DDS Demolition is currently looking to recruit a CPCS A42 Crusher Operator for projects in London and Southern Counties. Requirements for the role are as follows: Valid CPCS Card Minimum 1 year demolition industry experience Full UK driving licence This is a full time position for the most suitable candidate.  Rate of pay is negotiable.

Attack of the Apprentices!

Attack of the Apprentices…..Back in September 2017, DDS took on our first Apprentice Trainee Estimator / Quantity Surveyor, Charlie Knight. Charlie joined us an enthusiastic 18 year old straight from the Sixth Form of Dane Court Grammar School in Thanet and over the past (nearly) two years we’ve had the realisation that we created a

Congratulations! Julia Baker has passed her NEBOSH General & Construction Certificates with a Credit score!

Our very own Trainee SHEQ Officer, Julia Baker, has received confirmation that she passed the NEBOSH General & Construction Certificates with a Credit score! Julia started her DDS career in the Building Supplies team in 2016 before moving onto DDS Environmental and then being promoted to Trainee SHEQ Officer in 2018 for the DDS Group. With a

Blog Post: Demolition within a Residential Area

Demolition within a residential area is never going to be popular. We acknowledge that a persons’ home is their sanctuary. When they drive along the road and see the hoarding being erected, we can empathise with that impending feeling of dread. If all Contractors can employ this empathy, it would make the necessary development within

Recruiting: Site Managers / Supervisors, Plant Operatives, Labourers

The recruitment drive continues for multiple positions including Site Managers, Plant Operatives and Labourers. Our recent recruitment campaign proved very positive with the successful appointment of experienced and enthusiastic new team members. Thanks to a (still growing) order book, we have extended the recruitment campaign to further invest in our high calibre workforce. DDS offers

DDS is recruiting – Demolition 360 Excavator Drivers and Demolition Operatives

DDS Demolition is looking to fulfil the following positions as a result of on-going expansion and a healthy order book: Demolition 360 Excavator Drivers The successful candidates will have experience driving 360 Excavators to demolish structures, using a selection of hydraulic attachments (Shears, Crackers, Pulverisors, Breakers and Selector Grabs). It would be preferable if the

DDS IS RECRUITING – CCDO SUPERVISORS / MANAGERS

DDS Demolition is recruiting for experienced CCDO Supervisors / Managers. What are we both looking for? You: A professional, skilled, competent team player who works well with others. You take pride in supervising and working within a safe and efficient site and appreciate the responsibility of both respective roles. Us: We are a successful, family run company who