Assistant Site Manager

Type: Permanent

Date Posted: 24-Mar-23

Closing Date: 14-Apr-23

Location: Sussex, East Sussex, BN1 3XE

Salary: £35,000.00 to £45,000.00 per year

Assistant Site Manager

Assistant Site Manager for construction job vacancy permanent

Your new company
One of the UKs most progressive and ambitious National Tier 1 main construction contractors, working across a range of sectors – education, healthcare, industrial, resi, etc – with both private and public sector customers. Employees benefit from a safe and rewarding working environment, on interesting and challenging projects.

Your new role

Assist with the planning and development of policies and procedures, improvement plans and measures for creating a safe working environment in pursuit of achieving our 100% Safe goal and Perfect Delivery
Ensure compliance with the Customer’s and company’s requirements and safety, health, environmental and quality (SHEQ) policies
Control and coordinate subcontractors ensuring full compliance and adherence to procedures and method statements
Deputise for the site manager in occasions of absence
Undertake regular site inspections
Maintain, complete and report on site quality, inspection and test, waste management and environmental plans
Contribute to the monitoring of progress at site and prepare and daily weekly progress reports to the site manager
Assist with the performance and assessment of subcontractors
Attend regular site progress meetings and prepare instructions to subcontractors and suppliers and evaluate subcontractors’ claims for payment
Coordinate deliveries to the site, ensuring that material supplies are available
Ensure that technical enquiries are processed accordingly

What you’ll need to succeed

Construction qualifications
The ability to travel to sites – Full clean drivers licence
Ideally experience of working on schemes from £10m +
A good understanding of construction practices and standards,
Good organisational and supervision skills,
SMSTS, First Aid, CSCS cards
Ability to manage a given list of tasks and to work well either alone or as part of a team.
Enjoy working in an inclusive and hardworking team environment.

What you’ll get in return

£35k to £43k (experience dependant)
26 days standard holiday rising to 30 with length of service
Option to buy 5 days extra holiday per year
Private medical membership cover with option to pay for additional family member cover
4 x annual salary life insurance
Company pension scheme matched up to 6% of annual salary
Flexibility for occasional remote working
Working with a growing and dynamic team of people who are passionate about what they do and enjoy the challenge and pace of work in a hardworking and fun construction environment. –
An inclusive, supportive and team focused company –
Opportunity for continued training and a defined career path

What you need to do now
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