Rail Civils Site Manager

  • Job Reference: 00003823-1
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Vannin Solutions
  • Website: http://www.vanninsolutions.co.uk
  • Location: Wigan, Manchester
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £42,000 to £48,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension, Life Insurance, Holiday, Sick Pay
  • Sector: Construction, Engineering & Design, Other Rail Jobs, Technical & Maintenance
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We're looking for an experienced Rail Civils Site Manager for an exciting new role within an established and growing company with works in rail and civil engineering.

This is a role that offers scope for progression and training for an individual who has experience of rail and civils and is looking for a new and exciting challenge in growing industry.

About the Role:

· You’ll be managing multiple contracts to their successful outcome, covering both planned and reactive projects

· Projects will be located in the North West and Central regions.

· You’ll need understanding of design drawings and commercial awareness

Main Duties:

· Acquisition of materials, plant and equipment, managing sub-contractors

· Liaising with clients on a daily basis

· Organisation and planning of site personnel and resources

· Implementation and promotion of site management plans to ensure compliance with HSQE policies

· Preparation of site paperwork as required to include works packages and contract plans, possession, isolation and traffic, risk assessments

· Management of site personnel to include providing guidance and recognising and training or development requirements

· Maintaining databases to log progression of projects

· Liaising with Project Managers and Commercial teams as required

· Carrying out site visits and reviewing completed works as required


· Experience of civil engineering construction projects

· Railway experience (not essential but desirable)

· You will have a good knowledge of contracts within high value structures works

· Experience of managing more than one work site


· PTS (desirable)

· Full and clean UK driving licence and willingness to undertake Drug and Alcohol screening

· An ability to work in a fast-paced environment

You will be required to undertake Drug and Alcohol testing as this role requires site visits.

Benefits of the role:

· 25 days holiday per annum + bank holidays

· Hybrid working up to 2 days per week after 6 months of service

· Sick Pay

· Pension

· Life Insurance

· Scope for progression, training and development

· Newly refurbished offices in a convenient location