Sub Agent - Water / Civils

Water & Utilities
  • UK, Yorkshire and the Humber, Yorkshire, Leeds
  • Permanent
  • Full time
  • from £35,000 to £45,000 per year
Our client is a Tier 1 main contractor that works in the Water & Civils sectors and they are currently recruiting for Sub Agents from a Water / Civils background for projects in Leeds. Description As a Sub Agent, you will be responsible for the management of small-value civil engineering and construction sites or...
  • Posted
  • Deadline: 29.05.2024

Managing consultant

Julian Taylor

Quote ref: 513/27928

Quote ref: 513/27928

Job description

Our client is a Tier 1 main contractor that works in the Water & Civils sectors and they are currently recruiting for Sub Agents from a Water / Civils background for projects in Leeds.  

 

Description  

As a Sub Agent, you will be responsible for the management of small-value civil engineering and construction sites or assist the Site Agent and Project Manager on larger value schemes, to achieve the required project delivery to the customer’s objectives while maintaining standards of health and safety, quality, environmental impact and cost control.  

 

Key Responsibilities:  

 

Maintain commercial performance of the contract  

Be responsible for the successful delivery of projects  

Produce and manage the project programme and supervise the delivery of it  

Understand and interpret drawings and specifications  

Provide engineering expertise and support to the project team  

Ensure all staff, subcontractors and visitors are properly inducted, meet the competencies required of them and hold relevant qualifications and tickets  

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

Deliver product to customer satisfaction  

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

Chair weekly site meetings in line with Company procedures  

Obtain all ‘as built’ information ensuring that it is accurate and relevant  

Always comply with Company procedures and legal obligations, promoting best practice  

Promote the Barhale cardinal rules and establish safe working cultures and practices and environmental compliance  

Maintain and manage construction sites and subcontractors, developing positive working relationships  

Oversee and ensure that all HSEQ-related documentation is kept up to date and briefed as necessary  

Ensure that daily, weekly, and monthly inspections are carried out and that all audits and reports are produced  

Liaise with relevant third parties and government agencies  

Ensure that the QA file is produced and maintained  

Ensure the work is delivered snag/defect-free and on time  

Cost control  

 

Person Specification:  

 

Essential-  

 

Considerable experience in Civil Engineering  

Working knowledge of NEC contract conditions, CDM regulations, design management, programme and risk management and cost control including forecasting, actual cost, and value reporting  

Good knowledge of specifications and testing regimes relevant to general civil engineering  

Degree/HNC in Civil Engineering, or equivalent  

CSCS card  

SMSTS card  

Full driving licence  

Excellent communication, people, and team management skills with the ability to motivate others to achieve high standards of compliance  

Ability to challenge designs and resolve problems to a conclusion  

 

Desirable-  

 

Working towards CEng, IEng AMICE, or equivalent  

Water Experience  

Temporary Works Co-ordinator  

Leadership experience  

Service avoidance training  

Confined space training  

Appointed person CPCS card  

NEBOSH or IOSH

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