Site Manager

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North West - All Permanent March 28th 2019 £40,000 - £45,000 plus car allowance, pension, healthcare, 25 days holiday APH/FP/2019/2803SM Pippa Holland

Site Manager

£40,000 - £45,000 plus car allowance, Pension, Healthcare, 25 days holiday

North West

A modern main Contractor based in the outskirts of Manchester, delivering refurbishment projects across the North-West of England & North Wales up to the value of £3m. The business provides full managed construction service with an end user focus. Through collaborative engagement, they consistently provide best value to a diverse range of public and private sector projects, repeatedly exceeding client expectations.


Do you have a passion for the Built Environment and the motivation to develop? Our client looks for skilled and enthusiastic individuals, with an ability to self-manage whilst working within a team. Individuals who are committed to help us achieve our mission statement and vision in a way that is aligned with our core values.

We consider all applicants with strong academic results or technical qualifications, and a minimum of five years’ experience on live construction sites. The ideal candidate will come from a main contracting background with SMSTS, First Aid and CSCS, with experience of managing variety of projects types, who is capable of putting their hands to any project from Design and Build, traditionally procured to partnered schemes.


  • Contribute to and drive the delivery of the project on time, budget & required quality.
  • Ensure the achievement of all Health, Safety & Environment objectives
  • Work collaboratively with the delivery team, especially with the project Quantity Surveyor to understand and safeguard the business’s commercial position.
  • Promote & uphold the business’s reputation for providing the highest standards.
  • Promote best practice throughout the construction process, developing good working relationships with all project Stakeholders.

Core Duties

  • Co-ordinate trades, sub-contractors and labour to ensure the program is delivered on time and within budget. An understanding of project programming is essential to achieve production targets and ensure that deadlines are met.
  • Develop a full understanding of all specifications, drawings, preliminaries, preambles and contract documentation, ensuring the project is delivered within these parameters.
  • Ensure full compliance with all Health & Safety aspects.
  • Manage on site administration, including all required site documentation, drawings & records. The completion of all statutory project reports, such as permits to work, inspection reports, event forms, risk assessments & method statements.
  • Assist Senior Management in the allocation of onsite packages, and subsequently of establishing relationships with each subcontractor. Good commercial understanding is required.
  • Work closely with the client and design team to ensure excellent standards of working practice.