Site Agent - Water

Civil & Structural
  • UK, London
  • Permanent
  • Full time
  • Negotiable
Our client is a tier 1 main contractor working on the Thames water and affinity water frameworks and they are currently looking to recruit Site Agents ideally from a water / wastewater background for their London operations. The Site Agent will be responsible for the management of the construction site in order to...
  • Posted
  • Deadline: 06.05.2024

Managing consultant

Julian Taylor

Quote ref: 513/16242

Quote ref: 513/16242

Job description

Our client is a tier 1 main contractor working on the Thames water and affinity water frameworks and they are currently looking to recruit Site Agents ideally from a water / wastewater background for their London operations.  

The Site Agent will be responsible for the management of the construction site in order to achieve required project delivery to the customers objectives, while maintaining standards of health and safety, quality, environmental impact and cost control. They will deliver multiple on-going projects, to the specified quality, the required program and to the maximum commercial performance. The post-holder will work closely with the Estimating Department, engineers and surveyors to ensure that projects are completed in a safe manner whilst customer requirements and expectations are always maintained or exceeded.  

 

Key Responsibilities:  

Site Management:  

- Ensure the commercial performance of the contract is maximised  

- Assume overall responsibility for the successful delivery of projects  

- Deliver the work safely and without environmental incidents  

- Deliver the work to the specified quality without defects  

- Ensure production and implementation of Project Plans, RAMS, IT's and waste management plans, in line with Company procedures  

- Produce and manage the project programme and produce 2 weeks look ahead  

- Produce procurement schedules and liaise with the procurement department to ensure sites have adequate resources to complete the tasks  

Client interface:  

- Undertake an ambassadorial role representing the business to customers, public and official bodies  

- Deliver end product to customer satisfaction  

Cost control:  

- Populate and manage the cost plan for the project  

- Maximise project value  

- Ensure detailed site diaries/records are completed  

- Maintain commercial tension to drive out cost and challenge the status quo  

- Endeavour to spot and highlight value engineering opportunities  

Reporting:  

- Produce good quality, accurate monthly reports for the Client and internally  

- Chair weekly site meetings in line with Company procedures  

 

Key measures & targets:  

- Monthly and weekly reporting timescales are met  

- Adherence to Business Unit Objectives  

- Ensure 3 Pillar KPI measures are met  

 

Key relationships:  

- Customers and stakeholders  

- Subcontractors and suppliers  

- Site teams and support departments

Requirements

Person Specification:  

- The successful candidate will need considerable experience in Civil, Water and Process Engineering, and likely to meet all of the following criteria;  

 

Essential  

- Must have tunnelling and shaft experience to be successful  

- Considerable experience in Civil Engineering  

- Good knowledge of specifications and testing regime relevant to general civil engineering  

- Degree/HNC in Civil Engineering, or equivalent  

- CSCS managers card  

- IOSH Managing Safely or SMSTS

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