​Assistant Site Manager

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North West - Greater Manchester Permanent September 21st 2022 £35,000 - £40,000 + package BTC/FP/2022/2109ASM Brian Colton

Assistant Site Manager


£35,000 - £40,000 + Package

Our client is a well established Manchester based contractor who have recently been awarded a number of top construction projects in the Manchester area. Projects include residential, education, stadiums commercial and industrial construction.

Due to continued growth and expansion they are now looking to recruit an Assistant Site Manager to join their Manchester team.

Role purpose

  • To assist the Site Manager in all site-based activities to achieve successful completion in line with Company and Customer expectations and to provide support to the Site Team whilst developing knowledge and skills.
  • Assist the Site Manager in overseeing all site activities to ensure successful project outcome.
  • Ensure company HSQE standards, operating processes, policies and all legislative requirements are understood, implemented and adhered to at all times.
  • Monitor the quality of work to ensure high standards are consistently achieved and address any issues with the sub-contractors and trades.
  • Identify potential issues which will affect successful project delivery and take necessary action to remedy the situation or escalate as appropriate.
  • Maintain accurate and current site records in line with Company and legislative requirements.
  • To safeguard the Company's contractual position at all times, ensuring contract terms are understood and adhered to.
  • Liaise with the Commercial team to monitor the financial status of the project, identify solutions to problems and improvements and organise activity to deliver these.
  • Safeguard the Company's financial position and report variations to the commercial team.
  • Assist the Site Manager in managing prelim costs within budget.
  • To facilitate the effective close out of projects and to ensure snagging process is managed effectively.


Construction background ideally within fast-paced environments.

Demonstrable sound technical knowledge and the ability to read and interpret drawings, plans and other construction information.





RAMS awareness

First Aid

Working at Height

Asbestos Awareness

Occupational Health awareness

Fire warden