Site Agent
Ports & Harbour
£45k - £60k + Benefits

Site Agent

Ref: 476| Posted: 17th Jun 2024

Site Agent – Building / Infrastructure / Marine –Great Yarmouth – Multi Million Pound Project 

(Lodge provided for candidates not local) 

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, working on an initial multi million pound project in Great Yarmouth.



Located in Great Yarmouth, be part of a new project to construct a quayside facility for use by the offshore energy industry. It includes design and construct of a floating berth (pontoons, restraint piles, fixed bridges and articulating linkspans).    Involving significant civils works including sheet piling, tubular piling, river works, land-based works, earthworks and associated supporting infrastructure bringing together technical, logistical and ecological challenges. 

We are looking for Site Agents to join our clients team on this exciting project!


  • Manage labour/resource allocation and management of Site staff
  • Reporting to the Senior Manager on Department budget control procedures for contracts and progress against programme
  • Ensure & promote safe systems of work ensuring all safety guidelines are adhered to and the Company Safety Policy are practiced
  • Carry out site inductions and toolbox talks
  • Enforcement and monitoring of the Division’s Quality Assurance and Environmental systems
  • Management of projects/contracts/plant and materials
  • Manage specialist subcontractors
  • Motivation of staff
  • Communicating 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 or sub agent looking for promotion.
*Relevant construction or civil engineering qualification 

*Previous maritime experience would be ideal but not essential, candidates with good project experience in other heavy civil engineering sectors such as Highways , Infrastructure, Rail or Water will also be considered.

*Previous main contractor employment 

*CSCS card


The successful Site Agent will receive:

-£45,000 - £55,000 Basic 
-Car / Allowance 
-8% Pension 

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

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