Sub Agent

  • Job Reference: 460129
  • Date Posted: 18 January 2023
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  • Location: Greater London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Our client is a world-class, fully integrated infrastructure provider delivering expertise to the UK and Europe’s largest construction projects. The company has secured a reputation for excellence in delivering high quality projects and operates internationally with a proud ethos of working with local suppliers across residential, commercial, public, technology, infrastructure and data centre markets offering a broad range of services including civil engineering, utilities, and construction.
This client is continually expanding on an international scale and is an excellent opportunity for someone to develop there career with no limit. They are currently recruiting for a Sub Agent for projects in West London with experience in utilities and civils. They will be the initial contact for sub-contractor supervisors and in house supervisors.
Some of your duties will include
  • Responsibility for the Construction & Quality Assurance teams and ensuring they are fulfilling their duties
  • Working to ensure the comprehensive checks are made in relation to the implementation of safe systems of work
  • Responsible for the completion of incident investigations, ensure the implementation of corrective actions – ensuring the Project Manager & Works Manager carry out the investigation on their sections
  • Ensure the contract programme is completed and submitted on a monthly basis
  • Coordinate with the Project Manager to translate sectional programmes into the contract programme and any other requirements
  • Provide the site teams with the main programme and budget requirements
  • Take the site sectional plans and check for compliance
  • Work with the teams to achieve the required outputs and meet budget constraints
  • Update the commercial team and senior project manager of progress
  • Contribute to the project monthly report and complete the monthly cost plant updates
  • Ensure the construction teams (Project Manager & Works Manager) carry out material and error reconciliations and report these back to the Project Manager
  • Work with the quality engineer to ensure sufficient control of QA on site is being implemented
  • Ensure all departments are aware of the programme and their requirements therein
  • Responsible for the quality of the physical works to ensure compliance with the contract specifications and design
  • Responsible for the management of all subcontractors ensuring compliance with a programme, budget and HSEQ
  • Support the commercial team in securing major supply agreements and subcontracts
  • Responsible for the completion of site diary ensuring that any disruption, instruction and or delay are capture and reported to the Project Manager and commercial team
  • Responsible for the daily coordination meeting with subcontractors and client, ensuring next day activities are properly planned and aligned with project programme
  • Management and/or production of temporary works design briefs, Request for Information (RFI) and Technical Submittal (TEC)
Some skills and experience you will need to succeed in this role
  • Knowledge within the construction industry with proven technical and project management abilities
  • Knowledge of the requirements and implementation of CDM regulations
  • Ability to produce Work Package Plans, Task Briefing Sheets, and implement safe systems of work
  • Computer literate
  • Good attention to detail and the ability to be flexible and proactive 
  • Strong organisational and management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills