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Job Reference: SubAgent18Jan19

Closing date: Friday 1st March 2019

Hours: Fulltime may include shift work

Pay: Competitive

Duration: Permanent

Location: Carnwath Road

CSCS Card: Required - Green (Labourer)

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

Duties: Site Management:

  • 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 end 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
    Health, Safety, Environment and Quality:
  • Comply with Company procedures and legal obligations at all times, promoting best practice
  • Promote the company 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 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:
  • Populate and manage the cost plan for the project
  • Maximise project value and maintain commercial tension to drive out cost and challenge the status quo
  • Ensure detailed site diaries/records are completed Managing resources:
  • Deal with any actual or potential problems with resources promptly
  • Ensure that records of resources are complete and accurate

Essential Criteria:

  • 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
  • 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 conclusion
  • Demonstrate the right behaviours to ensure the culture is in line with our Company values

Desirable Criteria:

  • Working towards IEng AMICE, or equivalent
  • Temporary Works Co-ordinator
  • Leadership experience
  • Service avoidance training
  • Confined space training
  • Appointed person CPCS card

Is a CSCS card required? Yes Type: Relevant to the role This role is PAYE only. Successful applicants will undergo a Drug and Alcohol test. Please ensure you have the required cards and qualifications before applying.


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