site manager in chalfont st giles

job type
£ 200 per day
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job details

chalfont st giles, south east
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 200 per day
reference number
01707 378 378
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job description

Got a solid history of delivering timber frame residential projects? We have just landed a new role taking a project from start on site through to completion.

* Location: Chalfont St Giles
* Start date: ASAP
* Duration: 1 year
* Pay rate: £200 - £250 / day

The company

A main contractor with an excellent reputation with its clients, supply chain and staff and a proven track record of delivering high quality new build projects across the industrial, retail and commercial sectors.

The project

The client's specification is to deliver a timber frame high spec residential project involving some stand-alone plots too. The budget is set for £21 million.

The role

Working in a well resourced project team (Project Manager, Quantity Surveyor, Site Engineer and other 2 managers further in to the programme) your role will involve but not be limited to:

* Checking drawings to ensure the design delivers the client's specification and for compliance.
* Liaising with various internal departments which include design and commercial teams.
* Attending meetings with contractors and suppliers.
* Providing input in to the design, package scopes and programme of works.
* Management of site contractors which will include writing short-term programmes and site logistics plans.
* Site safety i.e checking contractors RAMS, making recommendations and amendments, performing the site induction process, carrying out regular inspections to ensure correct protection measures are in place and ensure safe systems of work are being adhered to.
* Site inspections to check progress against programme.
* Attending client project review meetings where budget, design, progress and safety will be on the agenda.
* Quality management.
* Recording daily site activities.

About you


Ideally educated to a relevant HNC in Construction standard, you will hold the correct and up to date CITB and health & safety certificates and cards to be a key part of the management team. These include:

* CSCS Management Card
* First Aid.


* A minimum of 3 years experience working for a main or principal contractor delivering projects in excess of £5 million.
* Proven track record of holding a key position within a construction team taking projects from groundworks stage through to completion.
* Working knowledge of the timber frame construction process.

Skill set:

* Good level of I.T literacy with Microsoft office suite and programming software packages (Asta Power Projects, MS Project, Project Commander).
* Excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills.
* Ability to lead and encourage others to work in the best interests of the project, the organisation and their client.

What do next

Click the apply link if you feel the above criteria describes you but if not and you are seeking a new position please make contact with our Welwyn branch for a confidential discussion where we can update you on our latest roles.

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.


managing site team



educational requirements

Construction Management