Site Manager – Residential, Hotels & Education

  • Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 Basic Salary + Package
  • Permanent
  • North London
  • Applications have closed

The Client: 

We are currently working for a Main Contractor that had a turnover of over £150 Million in the South of UK and overall £1 Billion as a company this year. They pride themselves for having a hands on approach with their clients which results in a high level of trust, certainty and overall great value. The company has remained a private, family owned business for 158 years and continues to be Ireland’s biggest contractor.

They have a wealth of experience across all sectors, including residential, hotels and education and have worked with an abundance of major industries such as Microsoft, Primark, Google and Network Rail.

Project examples:

  • Wembley was valued at £211,000,000 which consisted of 743 PRS units and 7 blocks ranging from 12 – 26 storey towers.
  • Deptford in London had a value of £95,000,000. The project contained 9 blocks (316 Units), 22 storey towers as well as a commercial space.
  • Circle Square in Manchester worth £200,000,000. This was the largest regeneration development in Manchester and was led by Bruntwood and Select Properties.
  • Refurbishment of a Grade II listed property and was valued at £55,000,000.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The Role: The client are currently seeking a Site Manager who will oversee the delivery of a large residential tower in the North West London area. We are looking for a strong Site Manager who specialises in the internals side of the build and can lead a team of managers. The scheme is over 200 units and we are looking for someone who will manage the health & safety, managing the sub-contractors, toolbox talks, site inductions whilst reporting into the Project Manager.

Duties include but aren’t limited to:

  • Accountable for all daily operational activity and the management of operatives and sub-contractors ensuring adherence to all Company policies, procedures and practices.
  • Manage activities on site, ensuring that the highest standards of Health and Safety are maintained at all times. Organising and co-ordinating site resources to optimise the effectiveness on site.
  • Undertake the induction of all employees and sub-contractors on site and follow up with toolbox talks.
  • Induct all employees in the companies way of working ensuring that the contract delivery processes are complied with and adopted into your daily disciplines.
  • Ensure all project related filing / administration is in accordance with United Way IMS and Project Filing Guide.
  • Responsible for identifying, reviewing and implementing the client’s critical success factors for the project and taking corrective action as necessary.
  • Responsible for ensuring that the quality and programme standards are delivered (avoiding any defects later), undertaking regular reviews to monitor progress against programme addressing any shortcomings and issues as they arise.
  • Review and coordinate contract drawings and specifications for all work sections.
  • Ensure that records pertaining to requests for information, verbal instructions, delay and disruption are rigorously maintained in conjunction with the commercial team to ensure the company’s liabilities are protected.
  • Identify and requisition site equipment / plant and materials to ensure completion of works.
  • Regular communication with Line Manager on site progress, advising of issues which may impact / change the contract programme. Accurately record progress weekly on all activities.
  • Produce short term programmes for all trades to achieve main programme dates.
  • Chair/attend weekly sub-contractor progress/planning meeting and record minutes.
  • Maintain to the highest quality daily records of site activities.
  • Supervise the implementation of work safety plans, method statements, risk assessments and other works procedures ensuring they comply with the relevant documentation. Monitor and report on their effectiveness.
  • Work collaboratively with external and internal departments to ensure smooth running of the site and tasks are undertaken in line with the programme requirements taking appropriate action to address any issues or concerns in a timely manner.
  • Ensure all operatives and sub-contractors are wearing appropriate PPE at all times during site activities.
  • Ensure all operatives and sub-contractors are suitably trained to use any relevant plant and equipment.
  • Ability to understand and gain full working knowledge of the relevant contract terms and conditions and the associated obligations.
  • Work closely with the commercial team to be aware of the financial position of the contract. Agree scopes of each sub contract package.
  • Day work sheets should be reviewed with site QS before signing.
  • Demonstrate a strong Customer focus and an ability to deliver initiatives within the local community and to support the Company’s corporate social responsibility.
  • Ensure any quality control notices are issued to sub-contractors promptly.

Package Details: 

  • £50,000 – £60,000 basic salary
  • Car allowance
  • Travel expenses
  • Healthcare
  • Pension

Contact Information:

  • Liam – 07507 441 446