Careers

Site Manager

JOB TYPE

Permanent

SALARY

DoE

LOCATION

Musselburgh

CLOSING DATE

29/02/2020

Job Summary
To manage the project on site to ensure it is delivered within budget and timescales and meets the company’s quality standards.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Set up site prior to the commencement of construction work
  • Plan projects and ensure they meet agreed specifications, budget and timescales
  • Oversee building work
  • liaising with clients and reporting progress, professional staff (such as architects and surveyors) and the public
  • supervising direct labour and contracted staff
  • meeting subcontractors
  • making safety inspections and ensuring construction and site safety
  • checking and preparing site reports, designs and drawings
  • maintaining quality control procedures
  • Approving NPO’s (approval must be provided by line manager before approving request).
  • Ensure timesheets are accurate and agreed with line manager
  • motivating the workforce
  • problem solving
  • Provide regular project updates to line manager
  • using specialist construction management computer applications
  • Carry out regular tool-box talks
  • Organising and arranging the procurement of materials and plant
  • Off-hiring of plant

Qualifications and Educational Requirements

  • SVQ Level 3 in carpentry and joinery
  • SVQ 4/5 Management
  • SMSTS
  • First aid-(FAW)

Essential Skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • Ability to motivate others
  • Team-working skills

APPLICATION