Site Agent

Posted 13 January 2022
Salary £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Job type Permanent
Contact NameJamie Nicholson

Job description

Are you an experienced Site Agent with a background in groundwork and earthwork, or rail packages? Do you want to work for a company that continues to show sustainable and still rapid expansion? Do you want to work for a company that offers autonomy, along with training and encouragement to develop in your career? Then Vital want to speak to you.

Vital resources are working with a reputable and well established Groundwork contractor to assist them in their search for Site Agents to deliver infrastructure and groundworks projects in the West of Scotland.

As a Site Agent your responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring that the contract is executed in accordance with the requirements of:
    •  All applicable legislation
    •  The Terms and Conditions of the Contract
    • The Contract Health and Safety Plan
    •  The Work Package Plans and Task Briefing Sheets
    •  The Contract Quality / Environmental Plan
  • Delivery of the contract within programme and budget.
  • Liaison with site staff and managing surveyor to ensure tender allowances are not exceeded.
  • The continuous monitoring of contract progress to ensure contract objectives are being met.
  • Ensuring that in conjunction with the site team changes to the contract are identified, agreed and effectively managed.
  • The provision of formal reports on contract progress to the Contracts Manager.

The successful applicant for this role will be able to demonstrate:

  • Background in a similar position
  • Degree Educated (or equivalent)
  • SMSTS (preferred but not essential)
  • Full Driving License as travel to sites will be required.
  • Ability to manage own diary along with the ability to work independently as well as part of a team.

For this our client is willing to offer a very competitive salary along with a comprehensive package including, bonus, pension and a company vehicle.