Site Manager

Rullion Limited
07 Apr 2019
06 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Site Manager


12 months

£280 - £300 P/D

***Civils Experience desirable ***

SP Energy Networks is part of the ScottishPower Group of companies. We provide power on behalf of supply companies through a network of cables and power lines that we own and maintain.

We do it responsibly. We do it with respect for people and for the environment. We do it looking at the long term, not just today. We do it innovatively.

We're dedicated to delivering a safe and reliable electricity supply to all of our customers 24 hours a day, every day of the year. Through our transmission and distribution network we provide power to customers in Merseyside, Cheshire, North Wales and North Shropshire as well as Central and Southern Scotland.


• Establish Health & Safety as a priority throughout the duration of the project. Comply with all relevant legislation with a particular focus on CDM. Carry out site inductions, tool box talks, safety tours, accident reporting and review of method statements etc. Provide monthly reports to the Project Manager and Safety Dept e.g. near misses, accidents and audit results.

• Manage and deliver Civil, Electrical or Overhead Line & Cable site works in accordance with client specifications, SPEN engineering specifications, British Standards, Euro Codes and other industry standards.

• Manage and deliver site works to meet commercial conditions of contract including minimising delays and claims for variations. Collate and provide monthly reports including cost performance, early warnings and variations.

• Prepare and review tender documents including technical specifications, contractor’s scope of work, costs and programmes according to SPEN standards and specifications.

• Plan the site activities of the project (for relevant discipline area) in accordance with contractor’s scope of work. Prepare a detailed programme of works, communicate and agree with various Discipline Managers, Project Manager, Suppliers, Client, Engineering Manager, Key Account Manager and Project Administrator. The construction programme must consider consents, procurement and commissioning timescales.

• Act as the main site point of contact for your discipline area. Organise and supervise contractors, plan and chair site meetings, complete site quality, safety and environmental inspections. Deal with and resolve disputes whether they are technical, financial or other.

• Provide regular reports on construction costs in collaboration with the cost control group. Minimise variations and manage the variation process. Review contractor measures, applications for payment, confirm accuracy and authorise payments.

• Prepare and provide site works progress reports related to your discipline area on a regular and ad-hoc basis

• Ability to work with a high degree of autonomy and in a team consisting of Project Management, Design, Commercial, Civil, Electrical, Overhead Line & Cable, Safety, Quality and Environmental staff whilst supervising contractors.

• Provide technical support, advice and instruction (related to your discipline area) to various contractors and others on-site.

• Deliver site works in accordance with SPEN Quality and Environmental processes and procedures. Minimise non-conformances or resolve within specified timescales.

Desirable Experience

• Significant experience in managing transmission project site construction in either a Civil, Electrical or Overhead Line and Cable discipline.

• Detailed understanding of procurement processes used in the construction or transmission industry

• Contract management including variations and claims.

• Awareness of FIDIC, NEC, ICE or JCT conditions of contract.

• Ability to implement quality assurance and environmental processes

• Knowledge of Health and Safety legislation in your relevant discipline area related to transmission construction projects

• Knowledge of specification, design, maintenance, construction and commissioning of either civil, electrical or overhead line and cable works

• Awareness of regulatory issues impacting the business

• Proven ability to lead and work in a team and contractors environment

• Excellent negotiation and influencing skills

• HNC/HND in related discipline or equivalent experience

• CDM training

If you feel this is the role for you then apply today for immediate consideration!

Since 1978, Rullion has been securing exceptional candidates for a range of clients; from large well-known brands, to SMEs and start-ups. As a family-owned business, Rullion’s approach is credible and honest, focused on building long-lasting relationships with both clients and candidates.

Rullion is a forward-thinking recruitment company that specialises in providing a wide range of talent consultancy services to a diverse client base; from small start-ups to large household names.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants

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