Mar 26, 2024

Site Agent / Project Manager

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  • Yeovil, Somerset

Job Description

My client is a long established, Leading, Regional Civil Engineering and Earthworks Contractor. Due to planned growth and an influx of work in their Southern Region, they are looking to appoint, on a permanent basis, a Site Agent / Project Manager to work initially on a large earthworks and landscaping project located in the Yeovil area. The company would currently consider applications from those individuals seeking permanent and long term contract positions. This project is anticipated to run until the end of October, beyond which the successful candidate will move on to another project in the Southwestern Region The ideal candidate will be based between Yeovil, Bridgwater, and Bristol. Typically, the company deliver projects in the following sectors; Highways Projects Earthworks and remediation Development Infrastructure Energy Services Demolition Key Responsibilities Management of site staff operatives and sub-contractors. Preparing and monitoring programmes of work Provide method statements, hazard risk assessments and project management plans. Understand tender allowances and monitor contract costs against agreed budgets. Manage design co-ordination. Assessment and engagement of sub-contractors. Understand and administer contract change. Inform, consult, and involve local groups as necessary. Foster good relations and reputation with clients. Promote and ensure all work complies with safety, quality and environmental policies and the requirements of the company procedures. Already experienced as a Sub Agent or a Site Agent you will have a relevant industry qualification (HND/ HNC/ BEng) or equivalent, an up-to-date SMSTS qualification, and appropriate CSCS card. A First Aid at Work qualification is desirable. You will also have experience of managing civil engineering projects with a main contractor including Highways works, Earthworks and Structures. Experienced in people management and motivation of staff. A good organiser, both of self and others with the ability to think in advance. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Due to the nature of the role a full UK driving license is essential and the successful candidate will be happy to travel throughout our Southern Region. A First Aid at Work qualification would also be desirable. Requirements: A degree in Civil Engineering or another relevant subject matter (Ideally) NVQ level 6 qualifications and above will be considered Extensive experience from an Engineer upwards of Civil Engineering Projects First Aid Trained SMSTS Benefits Package Life assurance cover Company car or car allowance Company pension scheme 25 days holiday plus bank holidays (with an option of buying more holiday) Extensive training programmes Cycle-to-work scheme and Free on-site parking Employee Assistance Programme Leaving work early every Friday! Company social calendar Training and progression

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