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Assistant Site Manager

  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Assistant Site Manager
  • Salary: £18 - £21 per hour
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: REH99828_1574676360
Job description

A leading Social Housing Contractor in the Midlands are currently looking to recruit an Assistant site manager with either decent homes or construction experience

This is an ideal opportunity for someone that is now looking to progress their career with the Market leader within construction and decent homes, with full support and on the job training, this opportunity is going to help someone onto the way of becoming a fully fledged site manager

Overall Purpose of the role:

  • Ensure the delivery of substantial refurbishment projects on time and on budget, whilst to the client's satisfaction.
  • Build sound relationships with Residents, ensuring they are satisfied and kept informed.
  • Ensure the co-ordination of operatives, sub-contractors and suppliers in a planned, controlled manner whilst ensuring efficiency of the works and minimising costs.
  • Management of project timescales and planning; communicating changes to all relevant parties
  • To prepare and keep an up-to-date project plan
  • To identify and gain approval for variation orders when deviating from the agreed project specification.
  • Monitoring of project budgets, including sub-contractor and material invoices, and the application of variation orders.
  • Responsibility for the application and monitoring of all Health and Safety practices associated to the project-including induction and site safety.
  • To attend regular update meeting with client, Senior Management and Project Coordinators, providing clear and concise documentation and progress plans.
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time, to budget and achieve high levels of customer service.
  • Ensure the timely delivery of management information and project reporting.
  • To build sound working relationships with clients and Sub-contractors for future works.

Essential criteria:

  • Must have CSCS, SMSTS, First aid qualifications at minimum
  • Proven experience of managing external works and other trades.
  • A clear communicator who is personable and able to maintain good relationships with residents, the client and all other parties.
  • Working knowledge of the building and maintenance industry
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety practices
  • Excellent team working, communication and organizational skill

This vacancy is open to individuals from a trades background as well as someone from a management discipline, the client is looking to get someone on board who is now looking to progress their career, all help and tools will be provided, so you learn on the job and are able to push on your career, this is a golden opportunity and does not come round often