Working Site Manager - Building Services

We are looking for an experienced Working Site Manager to join our Building Services team based in King’s Lynn. 

As a Working Site Manager, you could be working on a wide variety of small works projects.It involves relatively short duration projects in a fast paced but varied environment, UK wide.

As a Working Site Manager your duties will include:

  • Sub-contractors – manage all sub-contractors effectively in liaison with Contracts Manager and Quantity Surveyor to ensure that they are producing work to a quantity and quality of workmanship in a timely and organised fashion
  • Direct labour – in liaison with Operations Manager maintain all necessary company records e.g.  Time-sheets, allocation sheets etc 
  • Distribution of correct specifications to Buyer, reference client specifications
  • Accurate record keeping of all deliveries onto site
  • Manage plant effectively, check with Quantity Surveyor to ensure who is providing plant (i.e. sub-contractor or Chalcroft)
  • Managing day works to ensure that costs are minimalised
  • Manage the planning of work methods, resources and systems to meet contract requirements
  • Fully understand client requirements and needs, ensure that these are delivered
  • Site diaries – ensure that these are completed on a daily basis
  • Facilitate meetings; both sub-contractors and 6-week short-term meetings
  • Manage Health, Safety, Welfare and Risk Control Systems
  • Accepting full responsibility for day-to-day health, safety and welfare of site.

The ideal Site Manager will have the following skills and experience:

  Key requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years Site Management experience
  • SMSTS
  • Basic understanding of email (Microsoft Office)
  • First Aid (4-day intensive course)
  • CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme (5 day)
  • Risk Assessment and Method Statement Training (1 day).

Personal qualities:

  • Diplomacy
  • Team player
  • Work well under pressure
  • Excellent communication, people and team management skills.

In return you will receive a negotiable salary dependent upon skills and experience plus a company vehicle, private medical insurance, company sick pay scheme, life insurance scheme and pension. This position will be based in King’s Lynn and will involve travelling to construction projects nationwide as needed.