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Site Manager


Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - Cheshire Permanent May 30th 2020 negotiable salary BTC/FP/2020/3005SM Brian Colton

Site Manager

Manchester / Cheshire

£ Salary Negotiable

We are recruiting for a Site Manager to join a top regional contractor who work in the commercial, residential and leisure sectors.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • To be 100% responsible for the control of projects ensuring that the company’s aims and targets are achieved.
  • To make sure the site is safe and that all operatives are inducted RAMS are in place for all operations and the appropriate PPE is being used
  • The site is clean and tidy and the cabins and site toilets are clean
  • All signage is in place and the site looks great from the road
  • The site is secure when we are not there working
  • The site has a safe pedestrian access, so visitors do not wander onto the job without PPE
  • To make sure that all work is of the highest quality and complies with the drawings and specifications in our possession
  • To monitor the programme daily to make sure works keep to schedule
  • To be the first point of contact to chase and push subbies
  • To order materials in a timely manner to ensure the buyer has sufficient time to procure them, keep the number of last-minute requests to a minimum
  • Ensure materials are ordered efficiently & waste is minimised
  • Ensure effective plant and machinery management always occurs .
  • Ensure site waste is managed strictly in accordance with our SWMP (as applicable)
  • Ensure labour is deployed effectively within the stipulated working hours.
  • To be the site point of contact for the client , to be as courteous and helpful to the client as you can , get them on your side and do everything you can to assist them through the building process.
  • To assist the PM in producing site reports and RFI schedules and attend site meetings
  • To attend subcontractor pre-start meetings with the QS/PM to ensure all items are covered
  • To issue to the office mileage updates, delivery tickets and site photos on a regular basis
  • To ensure your site vehicle is always kept clean and looked after, it is a mobile advert
  • To ensure you always wear company branded clothing at all times
  • To ensure the jobs are completed properly and a good handover is achieved, ie snags done, all paperwork in place, BC sign off, all debris and materials removed, and the site is left clean.
  • To care about the job, the site and take pride in everything you do representing the company in the best possible way

Ensure we are considerate to neighbours to our sites.