Assistant Site Manager - Social Housing - Planned Maintenance

Vital Info

  • South West, Somerset
  • Permanent
  • Car / Car Allowance
  • 23/1/19

We are recruiting for a Assistant Site Manager with experience in planned maintenance covering Bridgwater area. This is a permanent full time. On offer is a competitive salary, company vehicle or allowance and benefits package.

General Overview:

The Assistant Site Manager is to assist and undertake the day to day management of construction activities of a designated project in order to maximise the company's profitability and client satisfaction whilst ensuring programme, Health and Safety and Quality Control are upheld to the highest of standards at all times.Reporting directly to the Contracts Manager / Senior Site Manager.


Main Responsibilities/Duties Include:

  • To assist the Contracts Manager with pre-start details
  • To report to the Contracts Manager the progress against the programme
  • Maintenance of company driven Health & Safety procedures / initiatives, including
    • Use of PPE
    • Site Inductions
    • Management of Method Statements/Risk Assessments
    • Work Permits
    • Scaffold/Lifting equipment inspections
    • In house audits / inspections
    • Site house keeping
  • Adherence to the Company quality standards including:
    • Management of defects
    • Compliance with specification
    • Compliance with materials / workmanship schedules
    • Coordination / Leadership of the site team, inclusive of:
    • Assistant Site Managers
    • Administrators
    • Sub-Contractors
    • Other site operatives
  • Liaison with the client, consultants, contract administrator, head office etc
  • To be responsible for the opening and closing of the site facilities
  • Management of site facilities; welfare, toilets, offices, compound area etc.
  • Management of site housekeeping, discipline, behaviour etc
  • To be aware at all times of possible commercial opportunities
  • Co-ordinate the Sub-Contractors as appropriate
  • Preparation of site progress reports
  • Material take offs and co-ordination
  • To be responsible for the accurate / timely completion of site based documentation
  • Attendance at project and company related meetings
  • Preparation of the Health and Safety file
  • Carry our work inspections and checks
  • Any other reasonable management request

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Relevant H&S courses
  • SMSTS
  • Previous Site management experience within New Build housing, Regeneration
  • Up to date relevant knowledge of building legislation
  • Up to date relevant knowledge of Health and Safety legislation
  • Understanding of local government
  • Experience of partnership arrangements
  • Ability to fully operate Microsoft Project (Programming)
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Financial and commercial awareness
  • Effectively manage time in order to meet deadlines
  • Ability to competently operate MS office
  • Current and Valid UK driving licence

Interested? Please get in touch 0115 910 66 66 or 07966 475 638

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