Site Agent/ Clerk of Works

Carrington West
03 Apr 2019
01 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
As a result of capital funding we are now looking for an experienced Highways Site Manager to join a busy team based in Dorset.

As the successful candidate, you will manage, monitor and support schemes including remedial and improvements works on a large highway network; ensuring construction and schemes works are undertaken in line with company policies and procedures, and to the agreed time frames, budget, and commercial requirements.

Candidates will need to be experienced specifically in working on local authority highways construction and scheme works. Please note we will also look at somebody with a Clerk of Works background.

Key Tasks and Accountabilities:

• To work safely and be responsible for personal safety, the safety of the whole team, and

that of others who come into contact with our work.

• To maximise value and to minimize cost, ensure costs are correctly allocated and be responsible for the costs and value and ensure all relevant financial and commercial process and procedures are followed.

• To undertake audits to ensure safety, quality and environmental standards are met.

• To ensure all required checks of plant, equipment and vehicles are carried out including

completion of associated reports.

• To plan and implement works, including setting out, in accordance with drawings,

specification and programme.

• To adequately supervise the workforce, including sub-contractors, planning and ordering

materials to ensure timely delivery.

• To effectively and accurately pass on instructions to the workforce, keeping a record of

progress and any amendments to the work.

• To ensure all required daily and weekly record sheets are accurately completed, including

measurement of works undertaken and submitted promptly.

• To follow company procedures at all times.

• To willingly carry out any reasonable task as requested by a member of management.

• To act as first tier management, deal with all related issues expected of the tier.

• To Deputise for other Supervisory Staff.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK with a full driving licence.

Please select ‘Apply Now’ to submit an application or call Ellen on (phone number removed)

If you feel that you possess the right skills and experience for this position however the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically, please still feel free to send us your CV; we constantly recruit for jobs similar to this one at various levels UK Wide. We are always available for a confidential chat about your employment situation.

We always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years’ experience in this market. Please call Ellen Dennison at Carrington West on (phone number removed) for more information.

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