Sub Agent / Site Manager

Orchard Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Newcastle upon Tyne
£33000 - £42000/annum car, bonus, package
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Sub-Agent / Site Manager
Location: North East
Package: £33,000-42,000, car, bonus, package

About our client

Our client are a truly international business with a global turnover in excess of £3bn and total employees totalling more than 80,000. Dating back to the late 1800s, our client are consistently at the forefront of the support services and construction sectors, delivering projects and operations based on a core set of long-standing values.

Job purpose
·To assist the site team in the management of projects from contract award through to completion; reporting to either a Site Agent / Snr Agent or Project Manager depending on the complexity of the project;
·To assist in the successful and timely completion of projects for our client by applying the quality, health, safety, environmental, sustainability and Lean procedures of the business, whilst maintaining and improving client relationships and working with the team to achieve financial success of the project;
·Managing the creating test and inspection plans;
·Managing the completion of quality documentation;
·Developing RAMS for our client's operations;
·Managing the permits;
·Carrying out L4 safety inspections, reporting and recording of near misses;
·Temporary works coordination;
·The role could require running a low risk batch of work reporting to the Contracts Manager.

·Focus on excellent customer service should be a part of everything you do.
·Focus on achieving excellent customer service for strategic clients. Taking personal responsibility for achieving high standards of customer service. Requesting feedback on service and commitment to continuously improve our client's service.
·Promoting and supporting collaborative values across the framework and supply chain.
·Site based role but also requirement to work in hubs at clients shared collocated office.
·Preparation, monitoring and implementation of Quality planning and controls to ensure project compliance with the Specification and the Quality, Health, Safety, Environmental and Sustainability Company Policies;
·Assist in the preparation of the PMP (quality/health and safety/Environmental) for live projects;
·Undertake the responsibilities assigned within the contract PMP;
·Preparation of requisitions for plant and materials within tender allowances including taking off quantities;
·Management of and/or assistance to site Engineers, ensuring effective delegation of tasks (e.g. quality checks and setting out) to team members;
·Methodology selection and preparation and completion of Method Statements, Risk and COSHH Assessments, and permits to work; Monitoring implementation of procedures on site and reporting non conformance;
·Manage and maintain records of work done and site activities including as built records, diaries and allocation sheets;
·Maintain and develop client relationships;
·Undertake temporary works planning and checking and lift plans in accordance with company procedures when suitably trained;
·Actively mentor and develop Site Engineers, graduates and trainees;
·To carry out safety inspections and deliver Site Inductions.

Knowledge skills & experience
·CITB Level 3 Safety Course SMSTS (5 day);
·Appropriate CSCS card;
·Professional qualification (Desirable);
·Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent (Desirable);
·HND / HNC Civil Engineering (Minimum)
·Knowledge and understanding of NEC Conditions of Contract;
·First Aid at Work (4 day);
·CPD evidence of relevant post graduate practical training e.g. attendance on courses for Forms of Contract, Scaffolding Appreciation, Formwork/Falsework Appreciation, Concrete Technology, H&S Management, e.t.c. (Desirable);
·Appointed person and Temporary Works Co-ordinator (Desirable);
·Behavioural safety training (Desirable);
·CPCS Supervisors card (Cranes/Lifting) (Desirable);
·Scaffold safety awareness (Desirable);
·Training in Lean principles (Desirable);
·CAT and Genny training (Desirable);
·Has held a similar position with a Civil Engineering Contractor for a sustained period;
·Experience of working within the highways sector and on bridges, temporary works (Desirable);
·Experience in earthworks, piling, steel structures, in-situ concrete, retaining walls;
·Proven experience from engineering background demonstrating progress to Sub Agent;
·Experienced in Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint;
·Produce As-built records and drawings;
·Experienced in supervision of other engineers;
·Knowledge of BIM (Desirable);
·Knowledge of programme planning sequencing and updates (Microsoft Project) (Desirable);
·AutoCAD - as built drawings, bespoke site sketches (Desirable)