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Site Agent (Nights)

£360 to £450
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
RTL Group are currenting supporting our client in the recruitment of site agents for a major highways scheme in Wigan. As Site Agent you will successfully deliver projects or sections of projects safely, on time, within budget and to client specification. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES You will; • Create a 'Knowingly Safe' working environment • Ensure that the principles of CDM are applied and relevant legislation is complied with • Ensure Highways England's Imperatives 'Safety, Customer and Delivery' are delivered and on time. • Embed a F.R.E.D.I.E Culture • Engage with the designer and other stakeholders to ensure a safe, buildable and timely design is achieved within the detailed design phase to allow efficient delivery of the scheme. • Working with the SPM, estimating and commercial teams, ensure robust budget and Total of Prices submissions are prepared, submitted for GT governance and agreed with client teams to secure Notice to Proceed to construction • Work with the commercial team to manage change • Plan, prepare and facilitate collaborative workshops as and when required • Ensure commercial processes are followed in all procurement activities and best value is achieved • Ensure all pre-commencement and regulatory requirements are discharged prior to work commencing. • Plan and prepare for delivery of the Scheme throughout the project lifecycle. • Ensure all Temporary Works (TW) processes are implemented, TW requirements are understood and designed in a timely manner and implemented and monitored on site. • Ensure a Utility Service Coordinator is appointed and that all company permit to work systems are followed. Plan, prepare and oversee the establishment of the site offices and compound • Champion the use of innovative technologies and techniques • Manage risk & opportunities in conjunction with the Risk Manager and SPM • Ensure any incidents/accidents are thoroughly investigated, closed out and learnings implemented • Take ownership for the delivery and quality of work to the required standards • Manage the Construction Teams and Supply Chain partners to ensure delivery of the Scheme (or Section) in line with the agreed Budget, Programme and Scope. • Ensure adequate resource is available to fulfil the programme • Manage the day to day and weekly programme and planning processes • Engage with the Project Planner to manage the medium term plan and contract programme updates • Engage with the Performance Team to ensure all CPF/BSC scoring is completed and evidenced. • Ensure all internal and external reporting is completed as required. • Manage, monitor and review direct reports and team performances, providing encouragement and discipline as and when required. • Support the leadership team to promote the project and company including through external awards, professional lectures, trade press articles and site visits. • Ensure the project teams are provided with adequate resource and training to enable compliance with company procedures and current legislation • Ensure close relationships are developed and maintained with key suppliers • Ensure all work is carried out utilising the procedures, guidance and forms contained within the corporate Business Management System (BMS) and through use of Company systems including Viewpoint for Projects, Fieldview, CEMAR, Oracle and Office 365. PERSON SPECIFICATION Competency Requirements • Promote a positive safety, quality and FREDIE culture • Proven experience in successfully managing teams and contributing to their professional development. • Strong project management capabilities able to showcase a track record of delivering to clients expectations. • Well developed communication skills with experience dealing with clients and supply chain • Strong knowledge of CDM 15. • Excellent knowledge of NEC and commercially astute. • Strong leadership and delegation skills. • Design and Build / ECI experience within infrastructure Technical / Professional Qualifications Required • SMSTS/ • HNC/Degree Civil Engineering • Membership of a professional institution if you are interested please apply below
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  • Job Reference: 707265310-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: RTL Group Ltd
    RTL Group Ltd
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £360 to £450
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Contract