Sub-Agent Marine Works

Head Office
Central London
17 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
An exciting opportunity for a Sub-Agent has arisen to work for a major contractor within central London on one of Europe's largest and most ambitious civil engineering projects.

Assist the Agent in all civil engineering operations, ensuring the Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental standards are adhered to. Ensure that the cost control policy is properly managed at site level. Provide commercial and budget input to the site agent. Lead the engineering and site supervision team on a particular section of this project.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
To set personal example in health, safety, quality and environmental matters by ensuring compliance with Company policies and procedures through method statements, risk assessments and briefings.
Support the Agent as required in operating the cost management system and the production of programmes
To manage, supervise and mentor site engineers to ensure high levels of engineering control and generation of appropriate records.
Communicate with commercial staff to ensure all records for measurement and payment purposes are prepared promptly and in appropriate form.
Liaise with the Agent to allocate labour, plant, materials and temporary work design schemes
Advise Agent of any potential commercial or contractual liabilities
To manage the ordering process and supplier relationships to ensure timely delivery of required materials
To manage subcontractors to ensure delivery of the required service and to comply with company policies
To promote company values in all dealing with other employees, clients, subcontractors and other external contacts.

Essential skills:
Successful experience at section engineering level with at least 5 years' experience in construction on site dealing with Marine Works and Structures.
Demonstrated application of growing commercial and contractual knowledge
Experience of working in a cost conscious environment
Good people management experience
Excellent supplier management experience

Desirable skills:
Site experience on elements such as Piling, D-Wall or culverts.
Experience of working in large contracts and in an international organization.
Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers or equivalent

BEng or MEng Civil Engineering

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