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Lawford, Essex
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CareCo – New HQ & Distribution Centre

Work is progressing well on the new Headquarters and Distribution Centre for CareCo, an independent distributor of care mobility products. The centre will be a high end, energy efficient, modern ...

Quantity Surveyor

Experienced commercially minded Quantity Surveyor required to join our existing team dealing with the Private Clients and Small Works Departments (projects up to £1m), all ...


Experienced skilled carpenters required for high end residential projects for local work and all works typically local to Colchester / Manningtree.  Interesting works on a ...

General Operatives

Works include keeping sites tidy, assisting tradesmen and a variety of other tasks.  Ideal candidates will have experience, be hardworking, diligent and have their own ...


Skilled Bricklayer required for varied Historic / Restoration / Decoration and other interesting works on a wide range of property types. An all round ability ...


Experienced Groundworkers / Groundworks gangs required Experience necessary in all forms of groundwork including drainage, concreting and CPCS or NPORS Dumper tickets required for a ...


We recruit a small number of apprentices each year and applications should be made in May/June for courses commencing in September. Trades: Carpentry | Brickwork ...

Armed Forces

At Rose Builders we know that Reservists and Veterans have a variety of transferable skills and qualities that have been developed throughout military careers and ...

Recruitment Agencies

Whilst we are flattered that you'd like to work with us, we have a preferred list of several local agencies that we work with when ...

Certifications, Accreditations & Accolades

Working together to maintain traditional quality


  • 2021 Housebuilder Awards Finalist
  • 2021 National Apprenticeship Awards Regional Winner
  • 2020 National Apprenticeship Awards Regional Winner
  • 2020 5 Star Homebuilder Customer Satisfaction Award – Home Builders Federation
  • 2020 Housebuilder Finalist
  • 2020 What House? Awards Silver Winner
  • 2020 Highly Commended Award – East of England Awards for Planning Excellence
  • Local Authority Building Control (LABC) - East Anglian Excellence Award for the Best High Volume New Housing Development 2018 - Summers Park, Lawford
  • RICS Awards 2018 - Highly Commended in the Residential category - Monkey Lodge
  • South East Apprenticeship Awards 2018 - Highly commended Award for SME Employer of the Year
  • NHBC Pride in the Job Quality Award 2017 – Summers Park, Lawford
  • Essex Limited 2017 (Grant Thornton / Birkett Long) : Top 100 largest private company Architectural Review House 2016 – Highly Commended – A House for Essex
  • Finishes Interior Sector Contractor Awards 2016 – Silver Award – Birch Hall
  • Essex Limited 2015 (Grant Thornton / Birkett Long) : Fastest growing privately owned business with a turnover of £5M in Essex
  • Considerate Constructors National Award Winner 2015 – 1-5 Hall Field, Great Bardfield
  • Farming & Agricultural Farm Building Awards (FAB) Winner 2015 – Throws Farm Technology Centre
  • NHBC Pride in the Job Quality Award 2014 – Eaton Place, Rushmere St Andrew
  • Great Saling, Braintree shortlisted for ‘The Historic House Association & Sotherby’s Restoration Award 2013
  • 2012 finalist for National Brickwork Craftsmanship Award
  • 2012 Maldon District’s Conservation and Design Award for the repair and conversion of Whitehouse Farm Barn, Woodham Walter.
  • Considerate Constructors National Award Winner 2010 – Mersea School



  • Craftsmanship Award for Suffolk Architect Association 2017
  • Craftsmanship Award for Suffolk Architect Association 2015
  • Craftsmanship Award for Suffolk Architect Association 2011
  • Craftsmanship Award for Suffolk Architect Association 2009
  • Special Craftsmanship Award for Suffolk Architect Association 2008
  • RIBA Spirit of Ingenuity Award for Dairy House Farm, Mistley
  • RIBA Home Award – New Build for Uplands, Bentley
  • RIBA Heritage Award for works on Martello Tower, Jaywick
  • RIBA Heritage Award for works to Dairy House Farm, Mistley


Health & Safety

  • BP/ Mobil
  • Contractor Safety Award Coryton Refinery


Contact Rose

Feel free to give us a call during office hours, or send us a message on our contact form.

We are located at:

Riverside House,
Riverside Avenue East,

Lawford, Manningtree,
Essex CO11 1US

Tel: 01206 392 613
(during office hours)

24/7 emergency: 07900 220 348
(for out of hours use only)

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