A dedicated team: our greatest asset
J F Construction & Son Ltd takes great pride in its outstanding pool of experts. Our team is made up of designers, craftsmen and a wonderful troop of support staff.
Regardless of your particular construction needs, we have the personnel to get the task done quickly and efficiently.
Meet some of our staff below. If you're interested in joining our team, you can also explore our career opportunities.
Board of directors
Pricing & Surveying
David comes from Eastbourne. He graduated from College in 1986, and was immediately recruited to work with his father ( Jabe Field ) at J F Construction & Son Ltd under the watchful eye of Stuart Hobden as his mentor.
In 2002, Jabe Field retired, since then David has been running the company succesfully with only a few changes to the team.
Office & Administration
On Site Team
Stuart Hobden ~ Head Foreman
Stuart has worked for J F Construction & Son Ltd since the company formed in 1983, his experience is invaluable and is a key member of J F's team working very closely with David on many aspects of the running of the firm.
As our main machine driver Stuart is hand's on at the first dig on any major Groundworks contract.
His loyalty and drive is second to none.
His patience is unquestionable when training other members of the team.
Phil Bailey ~ Foreman
Phil has worked for J F Construction & Son Ltd since leaving public sector work to join us in November 2006.
Phil's extensive knowledge of general groundworks, drainage and pavement works makes him a most valuable member of the team.
Trevor & Andrew Hobden ~ Bricklayers
Trevor has worked for J F on and off for around 15 years but became a permanent member of the team in May 2008 and Andrew joined us in April 2009 and make up our father and son Bricklaying team.
Trevor and Andrew pride themselves on their knowledge of local Flintworks and Stone walling techniques.
From Garden walling to Building a House, no job is too big or small for our elite bricklaying team!!
Simon Weller & Barry Wyatt ~ Labourers
Simon has been J F's main labourer for the past 7 years and whether making a gang of 2;1 teaming up with our bricklayers Trevor & Andrew or working alongside Stuart or Phil, Simon forms a key member of the team.
Our labourers have to work hard and their role is vital one in the running of a succesful building company.
In recent months Simon has been joined by Barry who is also proving to be a good labourer and is learning fast.