Job Title

Site Agent

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  • Salary: £55000 - £65000
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  • Job ID: 01079
  • Applications: 0
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Job Description

Our client is one of the leading engineering and construction companies in the UK. They possess proven experience and deliver successful projects in a wide range of industries, including commercial, industrial, education, rail infrastructure and depots, airports, waste and energy.

They are looking for a Site Agent to come on board and join their team as they are rapidly expanding.

Responsibilities:

  • Deliver the works safely
  • Ensure all project team members align to the principles of IIF.
  • Be familiar with and observe all relevant statutory provisions applicable to construction and related industries.
  • Implement the company’s procedures for dealing with sub-contractors
  • Provide an overall health & safety plan for each site, making an adequate assessment of the risks involved, and ensuring that safe systems of work and method statements are produced, followed and reviewed.
  • Ensure activity and/or substance-specific assessments under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations are made and communicated to those at risk.
  • Ensure employees, self employed, temporarily employed and non employed trainees/persons have received adequate training and information about the activity they are required to undertake, particularly by ensuring induction is provided for those attending a location for the first time.
  • Ensure employees are aware of the company’s policy for health & safety at work and that they have understood its requirements.
  • Ensure proper protective equipment is provided, maintained and used.
  • Report all accidents and incidents to the appointed health & safety manager, carry out investigations.
  • Arrange 4-weekly health & safety planning meetings with the appointed health & safety manager. Complete Understanding of all the project objectives.
  • Manage the client’s expectation.
  • Identify customer objectives, ensure regular feedback is collected and that action plans in response to feedback are implemented. Develop the Tender Programme into a construction programme. (Within 4 weeks of award)
  • Manage and support the production of a resourced Construction Programme showing design

Experience and Requirements:

  • Technical and management abilities
  • Organisational and management skills
  • Knowledge of the requirements of CDM regulations
  • Ability to produce Work Package Plans, Task Briefing Sheets,
  • Knowledge of Safety, Quality and Environmental issues
  • Experience in construction

Key Competencies Required:

  • Good Communicator
  • Team Leader
  • Business Awareness
  • Knowledge and understanding of construction management
  • Assertive
  • ‘Can do’ attitude
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Self- Motivated
  • Proactive
  • Effective use of initiative