Site Agent

Site Agent
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • Colchester, Essex, England, UK CO5 7DP Colchester Essex GBR CO5 7DP
Job Ref: BBBH123510
Sector: Building, Construction & Infrastructure
Date Added: 10 January 2023

We are looking for a Site Agent to be based on Fingringhoe MOD site for one of our long-term partners. You will be joining our team and being part of a new project, to design and construct two state-of-the-art firing ranges for the MOD, together with the supporting infrastructure, buildings and services. The work is predominantly earthworks and civils. This is a site-based role, located South of Colchester. With over 130 years of experience in the construction and engineering sector, our client is a trusted partner of central and local government and are used to working closely with their customers and supply chain to achieve outstanding results.This full time role is available to a contractor or as a permanent employment position. If contract: Contract duration: 2-6 months Working solution: Umbrella (CIS) / inside IR35 Daily pay rate: £280 - £340 per day all inc. If permanent: Competitive salary and great list of benefits on offerRole Summary Managing projects within the Company's Infrastructure Group either in the Civils or Highways streams from contract award through to completion; reporting to either a Contracts Manager or Project Manager depending on the value and complexity of project and personal experience/ability. To ensure the successful completion of projects for the Company by achieving acceptable financial outcomes, whilst maintaining and improving client relationships, and adherence to the quality/safety/environmental policies of the business.Duties

  • Resource allocation and management of Site staff.
  • Reporting to the senior Manager on Department budget control procedures for contracts and progress against programme;
  • Ensure safe systems of work and the Company Safety Policy are practiced.
  • Enforcement and monitoring of the Division's Quality Assurance and Env systems.
  • Management of projects/contracts.
  • Motivation of staff.
  • Communication at all levels regarding progress of projects.
  • Staff recruitment.
  • Directly supervise Sub Agents, General Foreman.
  • Indirectly supervise Site Engineer, Foreman and Gangers.

Required certs / qualifications:

  • CSCS Black / White Card
  • SMSTS (5 day)
  • First Aid at Work (4 day)
  • Essential Civil Engineering/Building qualification
  • Chartered status or approaching
  • Preferred BSc Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Holds a UK driving licence
  • DBS check - we can arrange once job has been offered if you do not already have one
  • BPSS Security Clearance - we can arrange once job has been offered

Required knowledge / experience:

  • Has held a similar position with a medium to major size Civil Engineering Contractor for at least 2 years (essential)
  • Possesses proven experience on challenging and diverse projects with major clients
  • Proven experience from engineering background demonstrating progress to Site Agent through career development with both theoretical and practical experience
  • Evidence of relevant post-graduation practical training e.g., attendance on courses for Form of Contracts, Formwork/Falsework Appreciation, Concrete Technology, H & S Management etc.
  • Specialist knowledge/competences
  • Has held a similar position with a medium to major size Civil Engineering Contractor for a sustained period (essential)
  • Knowledge of the construction process
  • Awareness of quality and environmental practices within the business environment
  • Sound safety theoretical and practical knowledge/experience
  • Commercially and contractually aware
  • Sound technical knowledge

Required characteristics:

  • Strong leadership and motivation skills
  • Must have good organisational skills and be able to communicate at all levels
  • Ability to delegate and manage tasks carried out by the site team
  • Time management skills
  • Good decision maker
  • Good team player
  • Good people management skills
  • Good communicator orally/written

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

09/02/2023 14:31:32
GBP 45000 55000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Amy Hadland

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