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Site Agent – Civil Engineering

  • £55,000 - £70,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • Berkshire

Are you a Site Agent looking to work for one of the best Civil Engineering contractors in the UK?

About the company

My client is one of the best self-delivering and management Civil Engineering, Tier One Main Contractors in the UK. They are currently operating at a turnover of £850M PA and have gained a brilliant reputation across the UK working on some of the largest and most prestigious projects. Some of the projects they have worked on have been Thames Tideway Tunnel, London City Airport expansion, HS2, and the Olympic Park. The types of works they are famous for range from groundworks, RC structures, major earthworks, deep drainage, marine works, and piling. With regards to the companies’ staff, they don’t tend to leave them! The company staff turnover is very low and this is due to the development their staff receive, as well as the opportunity to work on some of the best, technically challenging, and exciting civil engineering projects.

About the role 

Due to the company continuing to grow and win more projects they are now looking for a Site Agent to join their team. The successful candidate will be involved in setting a personal example in health, safety, and environmental matters by ensuring compliance is in line with company policies and procedures, and personal safety tours. You will encourage repeat business by adopting a professional attitude with clients and stakeholders. The successful candidate will be managing a team of Sub Agents, Site Engineers, and operational staff so it’s business-critical you help manage and coach these staff and enhance their development, this is your opportunity to build and develop a team the way you think things should be done and a make a real difference.

The project you will be initially working on is £50M + project and you will be managing a £25M package. The types of works will be diverse and interesting, they will involve RC structures, steel frames, deep drainage, groundworks, major earthworks, and piling.

My client is looking to develop and build a long-term team that is commutable throughout the M4 corridor, this will offer some really good long-term opportunities to grow with the team and progress into a Project Manager.

Benefits and Rewards

You will be rewarded with a basic salary ranging from £55,000 – £70,000 + a car allowance and 28 days of annual leave. As previously mentioned, you will be joining a client who is looking to grow and develop a long-term team within this region, this will offer long-term opportunities to grow with the business. They also have a brilliantly, technically gifted team, this means you will be working with some of the industry’s best, helping you improve on your technical ability.


  • Civil Engineering Qualification – Degree level or equivalent.
  • Working as Site Agent for a UK-based Tier One Main Contractor, working on infrastructure projects is essential.
  • Ideally, I will need someone with at least 10 years experience working for a UK-based tier 1 contractor.