No 1 Site Manager

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • Salary: £55000 - £60000/annum Plus Package and Bonus


Ambitious/experienced No1 Site Manager required to take the lead role on a £10m new build retirement scheme in Ramsgate, Kent. This scheme is due to commence on site in late March for a 52 week build programme. Construction is 4 storey traditional brick and blockwork on a brownfield site.

Reporting to a visiting Construction Director, you will be responsible for managing all site based construction activities for your building, including site set up, mid and short-term programming of works, site logistics, health and safety, review of method statements, risk assessments, call off of materials, quality control, weekly, coordination and progress meetings, reporting on progress against programme, issue resolution, management of trade subcontractors throughout, snagging and handover.

Excellent opportunity to work with this leading specialist developer / contractor on this quality scheme.

About the Company/Client/Project:

The role is with the busy southern regional developer / contractor with a solid pipeline of work in the South East – and a soon to open office in Kent to serve the area.

Requirements including certificates and qualifications:

The successful candidate will be highly motivated, proactive, demonstrating excellent technical, organisational, man-management, and communication skills. Proven track record of work for a similar developer/contractor or main contractor would be highly advantageous.

Ideally from a trades, construction management or engineering background with a sharp eye for detail and quality, you will possess strong planning and problem solving ability, and the ability to inspire and motivate trade contractors to work together to achieve programme and quality targets in a safe working environment. You will be proactive, regularly visible and engaged on site with a positive, 'get it right first time' approach. Ideally you will have 8-10+ years of experience in the industry, and have run your own site as No1 or been No2 on larger and looking for the step up.

You will possess your SMSTS, CSCS and First Aid qualifications for this role.

High standards, attention to detail and the drive will be very well rewarded with excellent salary, benefits, promotional and development prospects.

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