Site Manager
South Wales
£45k - £65k + Benefits

Site Manager

Ref: 527| Posted: 10th May 2024

Site Manager or Senior Site Manager – South Wales - Building / Construction – One of UK’s Busiest Tier 1 Main Contractors


Ideal opportunity for a Site Manager or Senior Site Manager or even an Assistant Site Manager looking for promotion / step up.


What Makes it Great?

-Opportunity to join one of the UK's leading Tier 1 main contractors

-Long term local South Wales regional projects, ideal for good work life balance / less travel.

-Diverse range of building sector projects to keep things interesting (including Education, Healthcare, Commercial, Student Accommodation, PRS and Hotels).

-Multi-Million Pound Construction Projects  

-Stable business on lots of long term public sector project frameworks.



We are looking for an experienced site manager with strong leadership skills.  The role will be site based, with critical responsibility for the management and success of the project, including customer relations, health and safety, quality, environmental, programme and the cost/value of operations.


As Site Manager your duties will include:

  • Providing leadership, and energy;
  • Controlling prelims, and project budgets;
  • Ensuring the construction works run to strict programme;
  • Managing pre-construction activities;
  • Maintaining strict quality control procedures;
  • Procurement and management of the supply chain;
  • Management of change – client/Company/supply chain;
  • Lead regular site meetings with all interested parties;
  • Conducting regular site safety checks;
  • Being proactive in the identification and resolution of problems;
  • Maintaining effective long term relationships with the customer and their representatives/advisors;
  • Ensuring the project team comply with the Companies Business Management System;
  • Being proactive in the identification and resolution of problems;
  • Reviewing methods of working, alternative materials etc. in order to maximise commercial profitability;
  • Seeking and developing ongoing continuous improvement;
  • Providing aftercare services to the customer;
  • Implementing and maintaining the Company's Policies for Sustainability, Health and Safety, Quality, Environmental, Training and Development etc. and acting as an exemplar of the Company culture and values;
  • Coaching and motivating subordinates;
  • To support and be familiar with own role and responsibility in respect of Business Continuity Planning.  Ensuring that team members are also aware of the plans and communicates same;
  • Any other duties relevant to the role.




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

- Knowledge of Building / construction sector.  
- Previous employment as a Site Manager, Construction Manager, Build Manager or similar role.

-Previous new build project experience ideally.
- Previous experience ideally in building sector projects such as Commercial, Mixed Use, Residential, Apartment Blocks, Student Accommodation, Hotels, Extra Care Housing, MOJ, Industrial, Retail, Education or Healthcare.  
- Previous Main Contractor employment is essential.



The successful Site Manager will receive:

-Competitive Basic (Dependent on experience)
-Car /Allowance

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

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