Assistant Site Manager

  • Job Reference: 202485
  • Date Posted: 26 August 2020
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
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  • Location: Exeter, Devon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Assistant Site Manager

6 month FTC position potenial to be extended

Kier Construction Western & Wales are looking to recruit an Assistant Site Manager to join the team in Devon & Cornwall. The main purpose of the role is to assist the SM in running the site and ensuring the project is completed safely, on time, within budget and to the highest quality by effectively organising and managing the site activities. This will involve taking responsibility for the onsite element of the works through strong management of all subcontractors and monitoring the performance of all associated personnel. You will also maintain project targets and ensure that all Kier's procedures and SHE Legislation and are always complied with.

The position is to fulfil a need on a healthcare project, so similar experience will be beneficial.

The successful candidate will carry out:
  • Kier's legal obligations with regards to Safety, Health and the Environment.
  • The project's execution plan to ensure programme and progress are maintained.
  • Quality management.
  • Profitability.
  • Risk management
  • Management of subcontractors
  • Requisition materials and control materials post delivery
  • Assisting the project lead in matters of CR, Considerate constructors, stakeholder engagement
  • HNC/D in Construction or related/equivalent qualification-(Preferable but not essential)
  • Good powers of written and verbal expression
  • Strong Influencing skills
  • Able to effectively lead/coordinate the workforce
  • Proactive
  • Problem solver underpinned by sound construction knowledge and experience.
  • Sound knowledge of SHE
Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you'll enjoy the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture. You can also expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a company car or allowance, private healthcare, a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:
  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit
  • options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount
  • Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.
Still interested in the role? Then apply now!