Site Agent
Civil Engineering
£45k - £55k + Benefits

Site Agent

Ref: 442| Posted: 10th May 2024

Site Agent – Building / Infrastructure – South Colchester

Opportunity to join one of the UK's most successful Tier 1 building & civil engineering main contractors, with a very stable and fast growing forward order book.

Looking for a Site Agent to join the team and be part of a new project, to design and construct two state-of-the-art firing ranges for the MOD, together with the supporting infrastructure, buildings and services. The work is predominantly earthworks and civils.  This is a site based role, located South of Colchester.  


Role Summary 

Managing projects within the Company's Infrastructure Group either in the Civils or Highways streams from contract award through to completion; reporting to either a Contracts Manager or Project Manager depending on the value and complexity of project and personal experience/ability.

To ensure the successful completion of projects for the Company by achieving acceptable financial outcomes, whilst maintaining and improving client relationships, and adherence to the quality/safety/environmental policies of the business.

What you will be doing 

  • Resource allocation and management of Site staff.
  • Reporting to the senior Manager on Department budget control procedures for contracts and progress against programme;
  • Ensure safe systems of work and the Company Safety Policy are practiced.
  • Enforcement and monitoring of the Division’s Quality Assurance and Env systems.
  • Management of projects/contracts.
  • Motivation of staff.
  • Communication at all levels regarding progress of projects.
  • Staff recruitment.
  • Directly supervise Sub Agents, General Foreman.
  • Indirectly supervise Site Engineer, Foreman and Gangers.



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

*Previous work in a Site Agent role.
*Relevant construction or civil engineering qualification 

*Previous main contractor employment 

*CSCS card


The successful Site Agent will receive:

-£45,000 - £55,000 Basic 
-Car / Allowance 

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

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