Senior Site Manager

Job Title: Senior Site Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stratford, London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: LM001WAT0STR_1501154473
Contact Name: Lewis Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 27, 2017 12:21

Job Description

We are currently recruiting a Senior Site Manger for a site in Stratford, London.

The position is a permanent position offering a great package.

The project is a High Rise Residential project.

Concentrating on the facades.

Please see a list of some of the responsibilities below:

Main Responsibilities: The following tasks are not in priority order

Manage build ensuring company standards and procedures are adhered to at all times

  1. Monitor construction working programme with contracts manager on a weekly basis
  2. Study drawings and be aware of forecast costs, budgets in order to minimise waste and maximise value
  3. Manage sub-contractors, labour, plant and materials - issuing requisitions for plant, labour and materials as required to meet programme
  4. Monitor plant equipment costs and preliminaries including set up, cost of plant and office
  5. Ensure effective communication with sub-contractors
  6. Maintain efficiency and high standards at all times
  7. Complete on time or ahead of time
  8. Arrange meetings with quantity surveyors, buyers and other key stakeholders (as applicable) take place regularly throughout contract and meeting minutes are kept on file for all parties to refer back to
  9. Arrange, attend and minute internal progress meetings as required
  10. Liaise with quantity surveyor and sub-contractors to discuss possible damages and time loss immediately as they arise
  11. Produce correspondence in conjunction with quantity surveyor and contracts manager including maintaining filing system
  12. Monitor and review quality assurance
  13. Review and manage Health & Safety ensuring company Health & Safety procedures are adhered to, to ensure a safe working environment at all times
  14. Record and log accident report forms in line with company policy
  15. Discuss site issues and progress with contract manager
  16. Minimise costs by monitoring and reviewing site wastage, materials, time, labour and plant
  17. Maintain morale on site by communicating regularly with all site colleagues, discussing and reviewing issues and sharing good practice
  18. Ensure good public / customer care relations with neighbours and the public
  19. Ensure subcontractors project requirements are met
  20. Check material measurement and take offs from drawings including checking drawing practicality
  21. Carry out Health & Safety, machinery, plant, scaffolding, excavation and quality inspections as required, ensuring weekly registers are updated
  22. Supervision and direction of sub-contractors to meet programme requirements
  23. Attend sub-contractor pre-start meetings with contracts manager and quantity surveyor
  24. Deliver induction to site operatives
  25. Monitor subcontract and site operatives requirements and liaise accordingly when they are no longer required

Knowledge, skills and experience required:

  • NVQ Level 3, 'A' Level, HNC, or equivalent qualifications or equivalent experience
  • Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word & Excel
  • SMSTS certificate
  • First Aid certificate
  • Scaffolding certificate
  • CSCS Card
  • Good communication skills
  • Assertive and strong persuasion skills
  • Strong time management skills
  • Good management and leadership skills
  • Technical aptitude

If you would like to apply for this position please contact Lewis Murphy at Project Resource on 0118 952 2240 or