assistant site manager in sittingbourne

job type
£ 170 per day
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job details

sittingbourne, south east
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 170 per day
reference number
0162 235 7230
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job description

Assistant Site Manager required in Kent.

Are you an Assistant Site Manager based in North Kent? We've just landed a new Assistant Site Manager role which might be what you've been looking for.

Position: Assistant Site Manager

Location: Sittingbourne, Kent

Contract type: Freelance

Salary: £170-£190 per day (dependent upon experience)

Start date: September 2018

Randstad CPE contact: Andy Irvine (Maidstone branch) 01622 357 230

The company:

A not for profit organisation that is a major employer in the Kent region that has extensive assets in the area which include commercial office, residential and retail properties. Due to an ongoing expansion programme our client is currently looking to increase the operations team's capacity to manage ongoing works, refurbishing and maintaining assets within their portfolio which is delivered through framework agreements and negotiated works on larger schemes.

The role of Assistant Site Manager:

As part of the operations team you as an Assistant Site Manager will work in closely with Contracts Supervisors and Project Managers for the delivery of planned and reactive works and manage the delivery of projects.

* You will control and monitor works packages.
* Creating reports throughout the delivery of projects
* Advise the Project Management team on contractor performance.
* Check the validity of contractors/workers safety qualifications at the point of induction.
* Identify and notify the teams of any situations arising that create exposure to risk.
* Perform inspections on projects throughout the day to monitor progress and ensure work is being delivered to design detail.
* Promote safe systems of working by checking subcontractor RAMS, identifying issues which could arise on projects and where possible deliver tool box talks when a training requirement is recognised.

About you:

To have a successful application you will need possess and be able to demonstrate the following:


* CSCS Card, SMSTS and First Aid
* Qualification as construction tradesperson (Carpentry, Brickwork or MEP are particularly desirable). or
* Educated to HNC standard in Construction.


* A minimum of 1-2 years experience in supervisory or management position for a main/principal contractor.
* Experience of working within a Framework relationship involving multiple contractors previously would be highly desirable but isn't essential.
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages and a good understanding of MS Project are desirable.
* Interpreting construction drawings and design detail.

Skill sets:

* Excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills.
* Eye for detail.
* Ability to lead as and when appropriate and encourage other to maintain standards.
* Be able to take an active role during project review meetings.

What you will get in return:

* The chance to work with an extremely well resourced project team.
* The opportunity to work on varied interesting projects.
* Excellent chance to further develop your skill set as a Manager in construction.

What to do next:

If you feel this role meets your expectations please click apply and upload your latest CV.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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