Site Manager
Utilities (Water, Electric, Gas)
£40k - £50k + Benefits

Site Agent

Ref: 250| Posted: 29th Jun 2022

Site Agent – Leading Civil Engineering Main Contractor - London / M25 area

Water / Waste Water / Utilities (AMP 7 Projects)


Opportunity to join one of the UK's leading privately owned civil engineering main contractors operating in the sectors of Water, Highways, Rail and Energy.


The main purpose of 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.

You will be responsible for the delivery of various projects, to the specified quality,
the required programme and to the maximum commercial performance.

The successful candidate will work closely with the Contracts Manager, engineers and surveyors to ensure that projects are completed in a safe manner whilst customer requirements and expectations are always maintained or exceeded.


 Site Management:
 Overall responsibility for the successful delivery of various projects in the Civils and
Water sectors
 Deliver the work to the specified quality without defects
 When required, lead a teams of Sub Agents, Engineers and Foreman to deliver the
work safely without environmental incidents, and to the specified quality.
 Ensure production and implementation of Project Plans, RAMS, ITP’s as well as
Waste Management Plans, when specified, in line with Company procedures
 Ensure the commercial performance of the contract is maximised
 Produce and manage the project construction programme as well as producing 2
weeks look aheads
 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 requirements and 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


Working on sites across London / M25


To be considered for this Site Agent role you must meet the following criteria:

- Previous employment as a Site Manager / Site Agent
- Previous experience on Civil Engineering projects, ideally Water / Waste water / Utilities sector.
- Ideally previous main contractor employment.
- Relevant industry qualification (Degree / HND / HNC etc).

-Working knowledge of 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 regime relevant to general civil
-CSCS (Site Manager)
-SMSTS or IOSH Managing Safely
-NRSWA Supervisor
-Lift Appointed Person


The successful Site Agent will receive:

*£45,000 - £50,000 (Dependent on experience)
*Car / Allowance
*Pension (5%)

*Life Assurance


 To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.
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