Site Agent

Job Description

This marketing leading UK contractor has a very accomplished track record in the civil engineering and infrastructure sector. Operating through multiple locations in the UK they are one of the few contractors who can offer their clients a turnkey solution to all the projects they undertake. As we continue to grow, we are on the lookout for a talented and experienced individual to join our great team in Somerset, in the role of a Site Agent.
As a Site Agent, you will be responsible in receiving instruction on behalf of the company, issue instructions and provide direction to ensure the successful delivery of projects assigned to the Agent by Senior Management.
Key Role Deliverables:
  • Participate in tender, preconstruction, and Construction as and when required
  • Complete Understanding of all the project objectives
  • Build, develop, support, and maintain the team
  • Build and maintain a good relationship with the client and all external parties
  • Monitor progress with up-to-date programmes so that timely clear direction can be given to the team on critical construction/financial targets
  • Develop the Tender Programme into a construction programme
  • Development, Management and Maintenance of Site Management Plan
  • Identify and evaluate risks, determine, and manage actions, maintain Risk Register
  • Manage and control changes to scope, requirements, personnel
  • Monitor progress against cost plans, programmes, and quality/environmental plans
  • Manage stakeholder engagement
  • Develop and protect our subcontractor relationships and contribute to our recognition within the industry
  • Manage the design
  • Any other reasonable requests as required by Management
  • It is expected that all your behaviours and day to day activities will be underpinned by the company core values
Minimum Qualifications/Experience:
  • Proven technical and project management abilities
  • CSCS Card
  • Sufficient experience required within construction
Essential & Desirable skills:
  • Computer literate
  • Strong organisational and management skills
  • Knowledge of the requirements and implementation of CDM regulations
  • Ability to produce Work Package Plans, Task Briefing Sheets, and implement safe systems of work
  • Detailed knowledge of Safety, Quality and Environmental issues relevant to the project environment
  • Civils experience essential, Steel Frame and MEP desirable