Site Agent / Project Manager

Recruiter
Fawkes & Reece South
Location
Tonbridge
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 May 2024
Closes
05 Jun 2024
Job Title
Project Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is a long established, leading, National Civil Engineering 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 on Marine Civil Engineering Projects.

The ideal candidate will be based around the Counties of Hampshire, West Sussex, Surrey, or Kent.

Those that reside in London or the Southern Home Counties will also be considered as the company have live tenders in on The River Thames, Essex, and other locations near the capital.

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

Extensive experience from an Engineer upwards of Civil Engineering Projects

The ideal candidate will have experience of working on Marine Civils Projects or Environment Agency Works, although this is by no means essential.

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

lodge – Subject to status

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