Assistant Site Manager - Education Projects - Surrey/Sussex

30000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + Plus Package
24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
My Client is leading UK Main Contractor working on a number of projects in the Residential, Commercial, Education, Retail, Healthcare and Leisure sectors with values of up to GBP100m+
They are looking to expand their team with the addition of an Assistant Site Manager on a number of education projects.

Main Objectives:
The Assistant Site Manager to report directly to the Site Manager and Senior Project Manager or Project Director on all matters relating to the day to day running of the development.
The Assistant Site Manager will always adopt the highest level of professionalism to carry out the duties expected of him/her.
The position of the Assistant Site Manager is that of the second most senior company representative on site and will be qualified to the required CIOB Grade applicable at the time in accordance with Group policy.
The Assistant Site Manager assists with responsibility for the required standards of Health and Safety, protection of works, presentation and quality of the product. Working to the agreed build programme and financial parameters set by the divisional Board of Directors for the particular development.

Role and Responsibilities:
To have read, understood and comply with Company Policies and Procedures at all times.

Alongside Site Manager take ownership of agreed build programmes at pre-start meetings and assist Site Manager in accepting and checking the full build package handed over at this meeting by the Company.

Assist with ensuring that Group/Regional Health & Safety procedures are strictly adhered to and to work closely with the Health & Safety team. To maintain and produce, on request, up to-date Health & Safety records.

Assist with delivery of all aspects of production requirements in strict accordance with relevant technical and planning documentation provided and any subsequent instructions that may be necessary from time to time.

Assist with ensuring cost effective production in line with development budgets by ensuring that the work undertaken is in full accordance with the cost provision allocated and as confirmed in cost valuations.

Assist with organisation of regular site production meetings and pre-plan and ensure efficient usage of all resources, including application of quality supervision and communication regime of labour, sub-contractors, plant and materials.

Assist the Site Manager to ensure all Health & Safety, Environmental and Waste Management Policies are adhered to.
Assist with ensuring site security and good practice is maintained at all times.

Assist with ensuring sensible level of stock control in accordance with build requirements including proper checking and recording of deliveries.

Ensure all site administration is carried out in accordance with divisional Head Office requirements.
Ensure all sub-contractors work within the required specification and adhere to general Company Policies.

Ensure that procedures and controls laid down by the divisional Directors and Site Managers are fully implemented by all site personnel.

Ensure satisfactory site management cover in times of holiday cover, training and unexpected sickness of the Site Manager.

Become more involved without prompting, on site presentation, waste management and projection of WIP.

Ensure plots are finished to high standard - take ownership of plots under your control until completion.

Take responsibility for supervision of cranes.

Carry out safety inductions.

Qualifications & Training:
Skills knowledge and aptitude
Work as part of a team
Forward thinking
Good man-management skills
Common sense
Take responsibility
Keen to broaden skills rather than getting on with own tasks
Communication skills
Ability to liaise with internal and external personnel
Meeting deadlines
Attention to detail
Able to embrace training Qualifications and training - Essential
CSCS card - Essential
Valid First Aid at Work certificate - Essential
Valid SMSTS certificate Qualifications and training - Desirable
Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management - Desirable
Scaffold Appreciation
Crane Supervisor
Various In-House training Experience
Every day running and finishing of sites Special requirements
Current full driving Licence - Desirable