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Site Agent – Civil Engineering

  • Negotiable
  • Civil Engineering
  • Leeds

Site Agent

Civil Engineering – Main Contractor 

Salary – Negotiable  

Leeds

About the company 

Our client is one of the UK’s leading Construction and Infrastructure companies. A multi-disciplined tier one main contractor, turning over £4.6 billion. Trusted to deliver a multitude of once-in-a-lifetime projects such as Crossrail, Hinkley Point C, HS2, and Highways England schemes. The company is well known for its magnificent reputation in the construction industry. Working across highways infrastructure and maintenance, rail infrastructure, diverse range of utility infrastructure, nuclear and environmental projects. The business is a worldwide corporation, with the UK as its hotspot. Located in areas such as London, Birmingham, Leeds, Cardiff, Bristol, Newcastle, Manchester, and many more. Project values range between £1million to £200+ million, displaying the business has adaptability across the board with its forward-thinking and innovative approach towards projects. Values are a key aspect of this firm’s approach: Collaborative methods of enjoying the workplace, trusted with delivering to the highest caliber and being focused on the clear approach of being disciplined when delivering work to clients and customers.

About the Opportunity

Successful candidates will be responsible for the programming of works, commercial performance, and effectively managing resources. The Site Agents will need to be aware of the Business Assurance Systems (BAS) policies and procedures, and support the implementation of Health and Safety policies. Candidates will need to be able to organisers the labour, plant, materials, and supply chain resources and record accurately. This role will have responsibility for financial projections, forecast reviews and final cost/value reviews. Along with focusing on continuously improving the operations of the project, planning, and measurement of day-to-day activities, whilst overseeing the delivery of the works.

Requirements 

My client is looking for a Project Manager who is a proactive leader, with effective problem-solving capabilities, project management experience, and good attention to detail. Being degree qualified or an equivalent Management qualification or HNC/NVQ Level 3 are essential to this opportunity

Ideally, you’ll be actively pursuing Chartership accreditation and have prior experience working with reinforced concrete, underground services, groundworks and/or civils. Prior experience working with steelwork and cladding is beneficial and Sewage Treatment works experience is desirable. 

Benefits & rewards 

You will be working for one of the most respected contractors in the UK, a contractor that has built its reputation due to the quality of their work, this means you will be working with some of the best professionals in the industry, allowing you to improve and develop. Your industry knowledge will improve due to the diversity of works, the opportunity to oversee and manage lots of different sections of projects as well as major infrastructure projects will also make your skillset diverse. Due to a large pipeline of work my client can offer you long-term stability, this will also allow you to progress and develop. Finally, there is also an opportunity for flexible working, the chance to work from home if you’d like to.