Site Agent (Civil Engineering)

From £28 to £32 per hour
14 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
The Opportunity This is a fantastic opportunity for a Site Agent to join Civil Engineering Organisation, with main offices located across the UK, you will be site based working on major infrastructure schemes. The Role This is a 12 month contract which could be open to extension. The hourly rate should fall between £28 - £32 p/h. The successful Site Agent will have previous experience of working on civil engineering projects in excess of £2million in value. The start date for this project will be the 24 th October 2016. Responsibilities · Management and Supervision of Site Engineers and Foreman and subordinates on site · Maintain good working relationship with employers key staff · Ensure that specification, drawings, contract and sub-contract documents contain sufficient, accurate information of construction of the works to proceed in accordance with the programme and sequence of operations · Chairing meetings and liaising with the client · Managing all on Site Health and Safety · Ensure that works are accurately and clearly set out before work is programmed to commence · Communicate with foremen and gangers to ensure full understanding of information provided · Confirm in writing and verbal instructions from employer's staff and maintain a comprehensive record of resources employed · Check works are completed as required by the specification in terms of dimension and quality · Ensure that company policies for temporary works and safety are complied with and are applied within the section and that works are structurally safe · Prepare programmes as required in conjunction with the Foremen · Check weekly that resources are available to meet the programme, in liaison with the Project Manager · Measure and record weekly the permanent work completed for valuation purposes · Ensure that additional works and/or variations are notified for inclusion in the monthly valuations and provide comprehensive records · Measure the work of sub-contractors weekly, control, measure and record work extra to the sub-contracts · Manging scheme budget and cost control · Supervise or execute the routine control of materials, both in quality and quantity · Supervise or execute the cost system processes relating to input of resources · Keep a full and accurate daily site diary · Ensure that proper records are kept and carefully filed The Individual / Knowledge and Skills required As a Sub Agent or Site Agent you will have extensive experience in working on civil engineering projects in a similar role, specifically Highways, Water Treatment, RC Structures, or Bridges. · Ideally HNC/HND/Degree in a civil engineering discipline · CITB – 5 Day SMSTS Certificate · CSCS Supervisors/Managers Card · First Aid at Work, would be preferred but not essential · Must be a team player but also able to work on own initiative · Knowledge of safety and environmental legislation This job was originally posted as

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