Role Description

Job Title:

Site Manager

Reports to:

Contracts Manager

Accountable to:

Construction Director

Main Objectives

Take full responsibility and set high standards around the quality of the build process, Health and Safety standards and compliance across all stages of development

Work to agreed build programme and financial parameters to ensure a smooth and successful handover of the development

Communicate effectively to the Contracts Manager around the day to day running of the development

Key Responsibilities

Manage the site in accordance with the Company policies and procedures and ensure compliance with staff, subcontractors and visitors

Ensure the development is completed in accordance with the set build programmes and in compliance with development costings

Manage, motivate and support staff and subcontractors to influence productivity and adherence to development budgets

Organise subcontractors in line with contract requirements and build programme targets

Understand and work inline with Contractors Proposals, Employers Requirements and Third Party Agreements

Conduct and document regular site production meetings to address quality, labour regime, plant, materials and programme

Fully conform to building regulations, warranty providers requirements and technical specifications

Ensure high standards of health and safety, house keeping and site presentation throughout the whole build process

Influence and action results of site based audits in a timely manner

Manage all development based documentation and information through the electronic development management system

Skills knowledge and aptitude

  • Effective communication and people management skills

  • Ability to influence and meet deadlines

  • Good time management and ability to multi task

  • High levels of attention to detail

  • Good levels of construction based knowledge

  • Enthuastic and passionate about the work you produce

Qualifications & Training
- Essential

  • Site management qualification, HNC or equivalent and above

  • CSCS Site Management card


  • First Aid at Work

Qualifications & Training
- Desirable

  • Basic Scaffold Inspection certificate

  • Fire Warden

  • Temporary Works Co-ordinator

  • PASMA Management of Mobile Access Towers

  • IPAF MEWPS for Managers

  • Asbestos Awareness

  • Mental Health First Aid

  • LABC/ NHBC Technical Standards


  • Previous experience within a Site Manager role

  • Ability to work with and mentor an Assistant Site Manager

  • Up to date knowledge of building legislation and health and safety obligations

Working relationships

It is important to form strong working relationships with both internal and external people. The focus in this role is:

Internal: Directly employed site staff, Contracts Manager, Procurement & Commercial staff,
External: Sub-Contractors, suppliers, NHBC (or similar) representatives, customers and members of the public

Think you're the right fit?

Great! Send us your application and we'll be in touch


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