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About us
Building around 15,000 beautifully designed new homes a year in more than 400 prime locations nationwide; Persimmon is one of the UK's leading house builders, committed to the highest standards of design, construction and service.

We believe our quality really differentiates us from the competition. In fact, our reputation is built on quality. 
 – more... We build quickly and efficiently and expect a lot from our office and site teams, however in turn we’ll reward you for your commitment and hard work and recognise your contribution to the
business.


Founded in 1972 by Life President Duncan Davidson, and with our headquarters in historic York, the Group is made up of a network of 28 regional operating businesses, giving us nationwide coverage. We're building places to call home right the way from Scotland through to the South West of England.


The house building market is particularly competitive and we are always seeking people with residential development and construction experience. In return for your skills we will offer:

- A Competitive Salary

- A Contributory Pension

- Life Assurance

- Private Medical Insurance (depending on job role)

- A car or car allowance (depending on job role)

- Share Option Scheme

- 23 days holidays

- Additional holidays accrued with length of service


We employ over 4000 staff across the UK.


You can view our current employment vacancies at our dedicated site, www.persimmonjobs.com
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What is it like to work at Persimmon Homes?

3.2
Work/Life Balance
3.2
Salary/Benefits
2.9
Job Security/Advancement
3.0
Management
3.1
Culture

What are people saying about the leadership at Persimmon Homes?

57%
of employees approve of CEO’s performance
CEO Approval is based on 83 ratings
4.0
If your working with the right people and you got a good site engineer/foreman it can be a pleasant place to work
Written by Ground Worker (Current Employee) from Llanharan, Rhondda Cynon Taff on 16 April 2020
Right where can I start I enjoy working at persimmon homes I'm working with a good group of lads which know their stuff soo at the same time I'm always learning I've been with persimmon a few years and still no sign of a pay rise which I've asked for plenty of times they just fob you off and tell you they are looking into it but after 2 years of asking - more...
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What jobs are available at Persimmon Homes?

Top work locations
5.0
Camberley
4.3
Manchester
3.5
Peterborough
3.5
Exeter
Most popular roles
4.0
Apprentice
3.6
Laborer
3.4
Telehandler
3.4
Groundworker
3.3
Forklift Operator

Persimmon Homes jobs:

What did candidates say about the interview at Persimmon Homes?

Interview experience
Based on 83 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 81 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 78 interviews
About a day or two
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