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Site Manager

  • Location: Liverpool, Merseyside
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Site Manager
  • Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: CMSMG001_1598254674
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description

My client is a Manchester based Design and Build main contractor specialising in new Build, alterations and refurbishments in the commercial and residential sectors, they have an established supply chain and long-standing relationships with their clients. Due to company growth they are currently recruiting for Site Managers to join their team.


Reporting to a visiting Contracts Manager you will be responsible for;

  • Organisation and positioning of site set up, office & welfare set ups, construction roads and paths and muster points etc.
  • Capable of "setting out "straightforward buildings and external works (not steel frame etc)
  • Preparation of Construction Programme
  • Preparation of "monthly look ahead programmes"
  • Knowledge of time required for programme activities
  • Attendance at monthly meetings on site to explain programme status and any movements
  • Understanding of when to "call off "materials
  • Understanding of giving adequate notice to Subcontractors for date required on site
  • Excellent knowledge of plant, what's needed and when and off hiring when not required.
  • Preparation of Construction Health & Safety Plans
  • Have an understanding of Subcontractors RAMs
  • Run the site to a high level of Health & Safety
  • Ensure any new operatives working on site are fully inducted
  • Computer literacy with Word, Excel and Project
  • Excellent cost control
  • Must be capable of keeping accurate daily records which consist of the following
  • Daily Returns to be submitted electronically each day recording:
  • Operatives on site - Time commenced work and time finished work
  • Plant on site
  • Material deliveries - Must be accurate record and checked & signed for by Site Manager (nobody else) Deliveries must be checked against the order before they are signed for.
  • Visitors to site - Time of arrival & departure

  • Excellent practical subcontract management
  • Excellent knowledge of Groundworks & Drainage
  • Excellent eye for detail
  • Knowledge, Control and Management of incoming site services - Electric/Gas/Water/BT
  • None reliance on a 'right hand man' (General Labourer)
  • Working Closely with Building Control & Structural Warranty providers.
  • Knowledge of requirements needed to achieve best "Air Test" results

Qualifications and Skills:

To be eligible for this position, you must have and provide at first interview;

  • Site Management Certificate SMSTS
  • CSCS Management Card
  • First Aid Certificate
  • References from previous companies at least 2 from the last 5 years