site manager in peacehaven

07 November 2018
david baker, randstad cpe
job type
£ 220 - £ 240 per day
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peacehaven, south east
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 220 - £ 240 per day
reference number
SM - Peacehaven
david baker, randstad cpe
0162 235 7230
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job description

Have you got an understanding of delivery healthcare projects? Do you live in East Sussex? We might have a role for you…

Location: Peacehaven

Contract type: Freelance

Start date: 05.01.2018

Duration: 14 months

Salary/Rate: £220-240 per day

Randstad Contact: David Baker (Brighton Branch)

The Company

A well established family run contractor that specialises in Residential, Assisted Living and Education.

The Project

A part new build and part refurbishment of a care home. This will require someone to have prior experience of working in live spaces and understanding of traditional build structures.

The Role

Working in a well resourced project team (Project Manager, Quantity Surveyor, Site Engineer and other Manager further in to the programme) your role will involve but not be limited to:

* Checking drawings to ensure the design delivers the client's specification and for compliance.
* Liaising with various internal departments which include design and commercial teams.
* Attending meetings with contractors and suppliers.
* Providing input in to the design, package scopes and programme of works.
* Management of site contractors which will include writing short-term programmes and site logistics plans.
* Site safety i.e checking contractors RAMS, making recommendations and amendments, performing the site induction process, carrying out regular inspections to ensure correct protection measures are in place and ensure safe systems of work are being adhered to.
* Site inspections to check progress against programme.
* Attending client project review meetings where budget, design, progress and safety will be on the agenda.
* Quality management.
* Recording daily site activities.

About You


Ideally educated to a relevant HNC in Construction standard, you will hold the correct and up to date CITB and health & safety certificates and cards to be a key part of the management team. These include:

* CSCS Management Card, SMSTS and First Aid.


* A minimum of 3 years experience working for a main or principal contractor
* Proven track record of holding a key position within a construction team taking projects from groundworks stage through to completion.
* Working knowledge of the traditional build construction process.

Skill set

* Good level of I.T literacy with Microsoft office suite and programming software packages (Asta Power Projects, MS Project, and Project Commander).
* Excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills.
* Ability to lead and encourage others to work in the best interests of the project, the organisation and their client.

What you will get in return:

* A very competitive day rate.
* Opportunity for further contracts
* Access to a host of training course through Randstad CPE.
* The chance to work on a well resourced project.

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 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 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.


managing site team



educational requirements

Construction Management