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Site Agent

Hays Construction and Property




Posted: 07/06/2024

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Your new company
Operating both in the UK and across the world, they are a leading contractor delivering projects across multiple sectors including; real estate, defence, education, highways, rail and water.
Your new role
Working on the major highways improvement scheme in the Norfolk region, they require a Site Agent to effectively and professionally monitor and supervise site works including subcontract packages. Delivered in accordance with company procedures, programme requirements and project specifications.
Some of the duties involved (but not limited to):

Produce a 3 month lookahead for your section of works, including more short term 2 & 4 week lookahead
Record progress and compare it to planned production for your section. Communicate this progress with relevant stakeholders.
Produce plans for your works section considering sequences, constraints and interfaces and communicate them with relevant stakeholders.
Manage, supervise, train and mentor the site team to enable them to perform their duties effectively.
Communicate effectively with other engineers, supervisors, enabling functions, designers, and client representatives.
Coordinate supply chain partners to contribute to design solutions at the appropriate time to deliver a right first time design solution that can be constructed with "no in-flight change"
Ensure construction issues are raised promptly through the delivery team, with an appropriate level of escalation to determine a suitable resolution
Understand the design specifications and drawings for your section. Challenge where relevant.
Generate temporary works design briefs to a standard accepted by the Temporary Works Coordinator
Collaborate with others to plan your works to minimise health and safety hazards.
Carry out regular safety inspections and implement recommended courses of action as identified from progress monitoring and management inspections
Set and maintain clear expectations for health and safety with your team and suppliers working on your section.
Be familiar with and demonstrate commitment to the requirements of the Health & Safety Policies and procedures

What you'll need to succeed

Degree level qualification in a Civil Engineering allied subject or HND in Civil Engineering and vocational training in Engineering
Experience in delivering major highways schemes.
Formal training in Health & Safety and Environmental Management (SMSTS)
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