site manager in leicestershire

job type
£ 20 per hour
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job details

job category
construction & property
job type
£ 20 per hour
reference number
SW SM 002
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job description

Are you an experienced Site Manager from a new build residential housing background? My client who typically builds both spec and social housing is looking a Freelance Site Manager to join their team on a new build housing development near Leicester. This opportunity has the potential of going to a permanent contract.

Duties will include:

* To be responsible for the organisation and delivery of excellent quality works including new build construction and refurbishment works.
* To be responsible for on-site quality control, health and safety of each development and major works programmes as directed.
* To monitor performance of in-house trade team, contractors and other works providers against targets; identify shortfalls and remedial action for improvements.
* To manage projects within the financial constraints of budgets
* To ensure excellent customer satisfaction is maintained throughout the service provision.
* To participate in resident liaison and consultation at all key stages of a project
* To ensure that each project site setup check list has been completed and signed off, Including welfare, access and egress, signage, pedestrian and traffic routes and compound has been established.
* Site documentation is updated on a daily basis, including the site diary, risk assessments / method statements, delivery off loading documentation, CSCS / SMSTS and scaffolding inspections.
* Ensure productivity targets are achieved and continuous improvements are made in securing value for money services.


* Qualification in Building Construction at HNC or degree level or demonstrable experience equivalent to degree qualification.
* Hold a relevant H&S qualification i.e. SMSTS


* Experience of the new build construction industry and in particular new housing projects (not less than 5 years)
* Knowledge and experience of building contracts at site management.
* Strong commercial awareness and budget management.

Please contact Sophie Walters on 0121 212 7790 for further information.

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

HNC construction management