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    £50k - 60k per year + package

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    Sarah Kennedy

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    9 months ago

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Job Description: Site Manager 

Location: NI / UK (London) 

Salary: £50k+ package  


On behalf of my client, I am actively recruiting for a Site Manager to work on ongoing residential projects in London.   My Client is a multidisciplinary construction company working as Main Contractor, delivering an abundance of high end projects across Ireland and the UK. 


Reporting to the Contracts Manager/Project Manager, the post holder will be responsible for the planning, execution and delivery of a building project. They will also manage and lead other members of the construction team.


 Duties and responsibilities 


• Responsible for the co-ordination and control of the project from the design stage, through to completion and the handover of the project to the client.

• Ensuring timely management of any unforeseen delays. 

• Regular monitoring and liaison with the Contracts Manager/Project Manager on the Master Programme and development of stage/section programmes as required. 

• Liaise with the Contracts Manager/Project Manager to ensure adequate labour and sub-contract resource is available on site utilising the agreed agency list. 

 • Day to day management of operations on site, ensuring that the project is brought to a successful completion and meets the required time, budget and quality constraints.

• Carry out tool box briefings to the site teams and sub-contractors.

 • Plan and efficiently organise the site facilities and logistics, ensuring all equipment on site is fit for purpose and only operated by appropriately trained staff 

• Requisition all materials, and oversee the deliveries and ensure they are done so in adequate time in line with the construction programme and procurement schedule. 

• Ensure workmanship and material standards are achieved in accordance with specifications, building regulations, health and safety legislation as well as quality standards. 

• Ensure site team and sub-contractors are following common operational standards. 

• Maintain close relations with the Contracts Manager/Project Manager and Contract Surveyor regarding cost control, waste management, variations and Confirmation of Instructions. 

• Maintain comprehensive and accurate records of own activity related to projects on Gateway to enable traceability.

• Undertake all relevant training and development activities as required. 

• Assist in the recruitment and selection process as and when required.


Education / Experience:

  • A Degree / HND in a construction related discipline and 3+ years relevant experience OR A minimum of 5 years’ experience gained within similar Site Management roles working on projects ranging from £5M+
  • Knowledge and understanding of CDM regulations.
  • A current valid CSR / CSCS Card – preferably held at management level.
  • Qualified first aider desirable.
  • Strong time management skills with the ability to prioritise.
  • Flexible and positive approach to working hours and various locations throughout the UK and Ireland.