Site Agent – Civil Engineer

Location UK / Antrim

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Negotiable

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1381111

 Job Description

McLaughlin and Harvey are one of the leading Building & Civil Engineering Contractors and seek to appoint Site Agents for our Civil Engineer projects. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a minimum of 5 years’ experience in managing one site or section of a larger site as part of a wid

McLaughlin and Harvey are one of the leading Building & Civil Engineering Contractors and seek to appoint Site Agents for our Civil Engineer projects. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a minimum of 5 years’ experience in managing one site or section of a larger site as part of a wider team, including safety, health, environmental, quality, programme, resource, commercial and contractual aspects. The successful candidate may have to travel throughout the UK.

 Main Duties

  • Understand duties and responsibilities with regards to current Health and Safety/CDM legislation, including those of other parties and ensure compliance.
  • Ensure all site activities are undertaken in compliance with McLH SHEQ policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that the project programme is available and communicated to the supply chain prior to works commencing.
  • Manage the works in line with the programme, monitor progress and update the programme accordingly, including elements of design and procurement.
  • Chair, minute and circulate subcontractor progress meetings.
  • Produce weekly / monthly progress reports as appropriate.
  • Communicate programme risks to the PM/CM and maintain records for contractual correspondence.
  • Plan and manage site resources to ensure a safe working environment and to achieve the programme.
  • Ensure accurate daily records including site diary are maintained and communicated for labour, material and plant, including Sub-Contractors.
  • Communicate McLH policies and procedures to sub-contractors and ensure these are being observed.
  • Produce, implement and maintain the site logistics plan detailing access, egress, transit routes, plant location, storage, waste disposal etc.
  • Manage the sub-contract package in line with the sub-contract order documents, including the pre-let meeting minutes and attendances
  • Ensure the PM, CM and QS are kept appraised of variations to the works and any matter likely to have commercial or contractual implications.
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Essential Criteria:

  • Strong work ethic
  • Previous experience managing railway & Marine projects
  • Willing to work and travel throughout the UK

Desired Criteria:

  • Valid PTS card

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