site manager in canterbury

posted
07 January 2019
contact
matt jasper, randstad cpe
job type
temporary
salary
£ 220 - £ 270 per day
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posted
location
canterbury, south east
specialism
construction & property
sub specialism
construction
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 220 - £ 270 per day
reference number
MAER/SM/CAN001
contact
matt jasper, randstad cpe
phone
0162 235 7230
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job description

We are currently recruiting for a Site Manager. Are you looking for a new Site Management contract in Kent?



* Sector: Site Manager (Residential)
* Location: Canterbury, Kent
* Contract type: Freelance Site Manager
* Start date: February 2019
* Duration: 12 months
* Salary/Rate: £220 - £250 per day (dependant upon Site Management experience)
* Randstad CPE contact: Matt Jasper (Maidstone Branch)

The Company

A regional residential developer who specialise in producing luxury homes completed to a very high standard.

The Project

A development of 8x traditional build 4 and 5 bedroom luxury detached houses all for private sale. The development has not started and you will be responsible for running it from site setup stage through to completion.

The Role

You will be a stand alone Site Manager, reporting in to a visiting Contracts Manager, responsible for the management of site operations which includes the site team and incumbent contractors. Your role will include but not be limited to:



* Ensure compliance with the company's health and safety and environmental policies and procedures. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Prepare and maintain traffic management and site strategy and review as required. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Follow company guidelines in relation to accident and incident reporting procedures . (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Keep the health and safety compendium up to date at all times. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Accompany health and safety advisors during site visits and undertake remedial action as appropriate. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Review and approve risk assessments and method statements for all operations and ensure that all work is in accordance with method statements. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Ensure all plots have a customer care pass before obtaining CML prior to legal completion. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Carry out service visits in accordance with the customer/sales plan. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Carry out pre-occupation checks on all properties prior to handover. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Arrange and attend effective site based meetings with the Sales Team Leader and that the required information is available to enable the Sales Team Leader to update the customers. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Action remedial items raised at home demonstrations. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Ensure that all plots to be handed over have adequate and appropriate access, parking, street lighting and signage. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Action items raised by the Contracts Manager, Sales or Customer Care team.
* Ensure that all materials are checked for damage and that they meet the required quality standards. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Ensure subcontractors adhere to the protection guidelines as stated in the site protection manual and trade specification. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Complete checklists accurately and return to the regional office on a weekly basis. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Thoroughly inspect and snag each plot prior to each key stage inspection carried out by the NHBC. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Ensure that all sub-contractor quality stage checklists are complete prior to payment being authorised. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Prepare the master build programme and review and revise in line with budget requirements. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Monitor progress of the build programme to ensure construction methods and timescales are met and take corrective action to bring progress back in line with programme. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Liaise with the utility companies to ensure the build programme requirements are met. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Hold weekly subcontract meetings using the standard meeting agenda. Discuss and resolve all actions and circulate minutes. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Use the subcontract manual and trade specifications as a basis for managing the subcontractor's obligations. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Check subcontract orders and liaise with commercial prior to issuing any variations or instructions. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Assess storage arrangements and incoming deliveries to reduce waste. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Plan flow of materials to ensure all requirements are met. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Agree and manage the equipment, plant, staffing and subcontract requirements for the site. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Respond to all queries from trades and action accordingly. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Maintain the highest standard of site presentation at all times. (in the capacity of Site Manager)
* Manage the recruitment and induction of new employees in line with Company best practice guide. (in the capacity of Site Manager)

About You



* You will have gained circa 4+ years experience, ideally working for a bespoke or high spec residential developer as a Site Manager.
* Have the correct CITB qualifications for the position of Site Manager.
* Be able to control multiple subcontractor packages and direct labour.
* Recent and relevant experience as a Site Manager.
* Strong organisational skills with proven time management skills.

What you will get in return



* A very competitive day rate.
* Opportunity for further Site Management contracts across the Kent region.
* Access to a host of training courses through Randstad CPE.
* The chance to work on a well resourced project.

What to do next

If you feel this Site Manager 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 Randstad CPE's Maidstone branch for a confidential discussion where we can provide advice, assistance with training and update you on our latest vacancies.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

compiling health & safety procedures,corodination of subcontractors,dealing with building regulations,dealing with sub contractors,eye for detail,full project life cycle,health & safety,looking at drawings,managing health & safety,managing multiple trades,managing site team,overseeing quality assurance,producing look ahead programmes,rams

qualification

CSCS,first aid,SMSTS