News & Events

More Apprentices Join Us

We have recently taken on 3 new apprentices to join our existing and long-running apprentecship scheme. All three join our capentry division which has proven to be a big hit from the off.

The recruitment drive, both on site and with our apprentices, has shown MJ Stevens' commitment to the growing market place and understanding of our customers' needs. With more sites starting in the South West, we are primed for a rising market place. 

We have also taken on 20 additional site gangs across our carpentry and drylining divisions of late.

If you would like to join us please fill in your details on the website page 'contact us'.


We are recruiting for Carpentry and Drylining / Plastering apprentices right now. 

If you are aged 17-24 then we would like to start you off on your career in the construction industry. CV's and interviews are being taken place over the coming weeks. There are a limited amount of spaces available so be sure you apply soon to secure your place on the scheme. Vacancies are currently in Exeter, East Devon, North Devon and Somerset.

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New Van Drives In

We have just taken delivery of the second of our new fleet of Ford vans. The new Transit Connect, offering us flexibility and reliabilty to our supervision.


Bellway Homes - Weston Super Mare

Our drylining division has been sucessful in winning the latest site for Bellway Homes in Weston Super Mare. This site is well located, closed to the city centre with good links on to the M5. With a large proportion of our dryliners living in the Somerset area, this is perfectly situated to accomodate the work load.

Our drylining division has been very sucessful of late with sites in the Somerset region including one in Burnham on Sea.

New Multi-trade Contract won in Somerset

We have been awarded the Drylining and Ceramic tiling contract for Persimmon Severn Valley at an exciting new site in Burnham on Sea.

A site in a stong location like Burnham cements our palce in the somerset market for drylining and our ever growing ceramic tiling division. if you are interested in working on this site as a tiler please go to the 'contact us' page.

Apprentice Makes The Grade

Congratulations to Liam Taylor becoming the first to qualify in his Level 2 in Carpentry for 2014.

Liam has been a hard worker through out his apprenticeships and has shown real commitment to the business and the course. Liam will go on to join our team of 80-strong-carpenters across Devon Somerset and Cornwall.

Well Done Liam!

Strong Future Ahead with Strongvox

We have recently been awarded the drylining and painitng contract at Bideford for Strongvox Homes, a local Taunton based company. In addtion to this site we have been awarded another multi-trade contract for them at Dawlish; Carpentry, Drylining and Painting. Teaming up with an award winning site manager we have worked with for many years.

We are very much looking forward to working with Strongvox on these two developments.

Commercial Administrator Position Available

Please send a covering letter and CV to;
Louis Greenaway - Commercial Manager, MJ Stevens Ltd, Clyst Works, Clyst Road, Topsham, Exeter, EX3 0DB
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Busy times ahead

As we head in towards the end of the year, our sites are becoming ever busier. If you are looking to join a well-established building contractor with continuous work on a weekly basis send your CV and contact details to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We are currently recruiting Carpenters (Timber framers, 1st Fixers, 2nd Fixers and finalers) Dryliners (Boarders, metalers, tape and jointers) Painters and Ceramic tilers. Our sites range from Cornwall to Somerset including Devon and Dorset. If you have site experience and a CSCS card please email us today.

Persimmon @ Plymstock

We have just been awarded a multi-trade contract at an exciting new site for Persimmon Homes at Plymstock Quary in Plymouth.

This is a large contract for ourselves in what will become a prime location for those commuiting around South Devon and Cornwall. Initially 110 houses will be build over the next few years with many more to come, enhancing our position in the market place.


We are very much looking forward to working on this development.