Site Manager

Job Title: Site Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kuwait City
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBKSM12_1490031175
Contact Name: Ben Blackwell
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 20, 2017 17:32

Job Description

Location: Kuwait (roatational)
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 Negotiable depending on experience, accommodation provided
Industry: Construction
Contract: Permanent

This is a great opportunity to play an integral role within an award-winning team, and be involved in some of the most prestigious projects around the world.

A specialist Interiors Fit Out Company and are looking to employ experienced, conscientious, self-motivated and ambitious Site Managers with good background in fit out and construction sectors to join their expanding team.

Main responsibilities include:

Site project delivery in all aspects, including:

  • To establish site set up & logistics.
  • Day to day onsite Client / Main Contractor liaison.
  • Coordination of works with other trades (both direct & indirect).
  • Day to day control/monitoring of site sub contract packages.
  • Producing/updating/monitoring site paperwork namely: CVIs, RFIs, weekly diaries, tool box talks and timesheets etc.
  • Ensuring safe working practices are being adhered to.
  • Production and issuing of method statements, risk assessments, hot work permits etc.
  • Controlling/monitoring the quality of work (relating to subcontract as well as in house works).
  • Production of short term programmes and ensuring compliance with them.
  • Liaise with the setting out department.
  • Production of regular progress reports (both in house and for Client presentations).
  • Attendance at regular meetings as required.
  • Monitoring/controlling of subcontractors.
  • Management of site team and direct/indirect resources.
  • Coordinate, order or call off all site materials.

Essential Requirements

  • Minimum 5 years' experience within a site manager's role.
  • Fit out experience is essential
  • High-spec experience is essential
  • CSCS Card Holder (Black/White/Gold).
  • First Aid
  • Competence in MS Word / Excel / Outlook / Project and Drawing Platforms
  • Experience of working in the Middle East, understanding local culture would be preferable

This role will see you based in Kuwait for 8-12 weeks at a time and return back to the UK for a few weeks before rotating back out again. During your time back in the UK you will be required to visit the office 1-2 times and the rest of your time you can enjoy at home.