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Site Manager - Civils

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    £45k - 55k per year + Benefits

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    Clive Todd

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Job Title:              Site Manager – Civils works

In this role you will take responsibility for the earth & ground works package, preparing sites for new housing developments across the southern Home Counties.

Responsibilities but not limited:

Develop site specific plans with Senior Management and continually review, implement, monitor and enforce procedures.

Reviewing progress and liaising regularly with other internal departments including report writing Review method statements and risk assessments to ensure compliance with company procedures, arrange and chair pre-start meetings with sub – contractors.

Issue correct notices and relevant contractual correspondence to sub-contractors at the appropriate time

Discharge Health and Safety responsibilities in accordance with company Safety, Health and Environment Management System requirements.

Maintain accurate site diaries for all activities and highlight any risk items to appropriate manager

Control and monitor day works for subcontractors

Be aware of the production, on-going analysis & mitigation of project risks.

Assist with the production of short term and project programmes.

Maintain a good level of understanding of construction techniques, problems and solutions, and work closely together with Site Technical Staff to review and develop appropriate techniques and cost-effective solutions.

Oversee all site activities and monitor progress against programme taking remedial action where appropriate

Monitor and inspect the quality of work to ensure high standards of quality are achieved and address any issues with the sub - contractors and trades.


Qualifications and key skills required:

Previous earthworks/groundworks industry experience is a must

Proven experience in the management of employees and teams

Flexible with working hours and have the ability to travel within the local area on a regional basis when required

Ability to take ownership and solve problems and implement actions

Awareness of operative skill areas other than primary trade

Good IT skills, including previous use with Microsoft Excel and Project.

Strong technical knowledge.

Utilities experience is beneficial