Assistant Site Manager

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Are you looking for an opportunity to take a role as an Assistant Site Manager? Do you have some experience of working on RC Frame Schemes, or projects with Metsec? Do you have a good understanding of complex M&E packages? Then we may have the role for you…

Role: Assistant Site Manager


Contract type: Permanent

Start date: ASAP

Salary/Rate: Up to £45k + Package

Randstad Contact: Daniel Knight

The Company

A Design and Build Contractor generally working on care home projects. Very secure pipeline of projects in the years ahead. Lots of career opportunity within this growing company.

The Project

You will be No2 on the project working as an Assistant Site Manager, reporting to the Lead Site Manager. The project is an 80 bed care home, which is RC Frame construction with sheet piling and large retaining wall to stablise the sloping site. The projects has a extensive metsec and a £4M M&E package including air con and sprinkler system, so an understanding of these elements would be attractive. The overall scheme is a £16M D&B Contract.

The Role

Main Responsibilities include:

Liaise with all other departments, to ensure cost effective delivery of the project
Provide clear leadership, direction and motivation to all staff within the department to ensure that work programmes are fulfilled in accordance with the budgets/forecasts.
Ensure layouts, including roads, sewers and open spaces are designed effectively and sensitively to maximise profitability.
Ensure that roads, sewers and open spaces are adopted as soon as possible in order to minimise the financial expenditure.
Ensure the companies Best Practice Operation and Procedure Guide is implemented and adhered to.
Liaise with all departments to advise on buildability, costs, risk, quality and any design issues.
Challenge critical stages in the process where 'bottlenecks' appear to ensure that issues are being resolved, with particular attention paid to delays being incurred between purchasing land and starting on site.
Management of all sub contractors, with overall responsibility for QA, Programme and H&S.

About You

You must live within 1 hr of Eastbourne currently
Candidates will require relevant role and project experience.
Stable employment history – The company will not consider somebody who has changed jobs every year or two
Be able to interpret construction drawings and designs.
Strong man-management skills.
Excellent organisation skills.
Good level of IT literacy.
First Aid

What you will get in return:

A very competitive salary + package.
The chance to work on a well resourced project from the very start.
The chance to earn a 'end of project' bonus

What to do next:

If you feel this role meets your expectations please click apply and upload your latest cv. If you are seeking a new role in the future please feel free to contact Daniel Knight in Randstad CPE's Brighton branch for a confidential discussion where we can provide advice, assistance with training and update you on our latest vacancies.

Randstad Construction Property Engineering is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy

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