Site Agent

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • Salary: £45000 - £55000/annum


Elvet Recruitment are recruiting a Site Agent on behalf of a leading civil engineering main contractor to work on prestigious schemes across the North East.
The company operate across various sectors including Highways, Rail, Water, Marine and Public Realm.
* Set example in health, safety and environmental matters by ensuring compliance with Company policies and procedures, and personal safety tours.
* Manage, supervise and mentor the project team as appropriate.
* Adopt, maintain and promote cost-conscious management through efficient use of all resources.
* Maintain good working relationship with staff and the supply chain.
* Establish, maintain and monitor an effective, programme based cost management system, to facilitate control.
* Ensure realistic short, medium and contract programmes are prepared, reviewed and updated.
* Ensure method statements and risk assessments are prepared, briefed, reviewed and updated.
* Ensure all records for measurement and payment purposes are prepared promptly, in appropriate form.
* Ensure all necessary site based appointments are made with suitably trained and experienced staff.
* Use recorded weekly internal progress meetings to communicate with all levels of the team.
* Establish close working relationship with general foreman to ensure cost-effective use of labour and plant.
* Take a personal interest in developing staff to their next level.
Experience required
Candidates should have proven experience at Site Agent or Sub Agent level with a main contractor on Infrastructure projects.
Minimum qualification of HNC/HND, however a construction related degree is preferred
SMSTS, CSCS, First Aid and Full Driver’s License.
A salary of up to £55,000 plus company vehicle or allowance, fuel card, 28 days holiday, pension scheme

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