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

David Field



Teresa Field

Company Secretary


Jabe Field


Pricing & Surveying

David Field


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

Teresa Field


Teresa is also from Eastbourne and met David in 2000 and they went on to marry in 2002.

Teresa works alongside David assisting in the day to day running of the company and also has the clerical responsibilities of running the office side of the business.

On Site Team

Andrew Hobden ~ Head Foreman


Andrew has worked for J F Construction & Son Ltd since 2010, 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.

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.

He is a key member in training the younger generation coming through the ranks.


Trevor Hobden  &  Jack Chaffin ~ 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 his son Andrew joined us in April 2009 and make up our father and son Bricklaying team. Although Andrew has since gone on to learn the groundworks side of the trade also and is now our acting foreman.

Trevor prides himself on his knowledge of local Flintworks and Stone walling techniques.

Trevor is now training Jack Chaffin, who is proving to be a quick learner and and is enjoying learning all aspects of the trade from all members of the J F Team

From Garden walling to Building a House, no job is too big or small for our elite bricklaying team!!


Simon Weller  ~ Foreman


Simon has been with J F's team since 2004, Simon forms a key member of the team, working his way up from a labourer he has learnt the trade from the bottom upwards.

Simon forms part of our streetworks team performing highways repairs and Vehicular Crossovers alongside all aspects of our groundworks contracts.


Dave Williams ~ Machine Driver

With years of experience Dave is our most recent addition to the team but is proving to be an asset to the groundworks team especially when it comes to foundation works and also forms part of the Streetworks team alongside Simon.


Barry Wyatt & Sam Field ~ Labourers

Barry has to work hard and his role is a vital one in the running of a succesful building company. He is much appreciated and

In recent months Barry has been joined by Sam ( Dave & Teresa's son) on his days off from his level 2 bricklaying college course, Sam is doing well at college and is proving to be a good J F  team labourer and is learning fast.



Contact us

4, Gorringe Road


East Sussex

BN22 8XL


Please call us on

01323 642082




or use our contact form.



Registered Office:

1 Swan Wood Park,

Gun Hill,



TN21 0JS


Company Registration No: 04850187

Registered in England & Wales

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  • Anne Weller (Wednesday, March 07 12 04:26 pm GMT)

    J F Construction built my extension last year and I am thrilled with the finished result....I would highly recommend them.

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