Site Agent

North Midland Construction Public Ltd
Competitive salary dependant upon experience
10 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
North Midland Construction is a national building, civil engineering and mechanical, electrical contractor with 70 years' experience. With our Head Office based in Huthwaite, Nottinghamshire we operate through a number of strategically placed regional offices covering the whole of the British Isles; offering clients a one stop shop for their construction requirements. An opportunity has arisen for a Site Agent for the Highways division. The Site Agent will be responsible for overseeing all activities and staff to ensure that procurement, financial control and site activities are managed to the highest standards in all areas of delivery. The role will also include both upward and downward reporting within Highways and the client at all times providing clear and precise direction at all levels. The main duties include the responsibility for the following: - To ensure Health & Safety are of paramount importance - To regularly review project status ensuring all options have been considered and evaluated to improve construction performance - Ensure commercial challenge at all times - Promote Near Miss and Positive Intervention NCN reporting - Strong leadership with employees on site - Engage with Supply Chain - Quality Assurance - Environmental control - Development of strong team working relationships - Ensuring all project KPI`s and KPM`s are achieved - Upload documentation as and when necessary in line with business requirements - Developing accurate project programmes and responsible for weekly updates - Developing accurate cost forecasts - Ensuring compliance to procedures through weekly/monthly returns where required - Cost risk management and early identification of problematic issues on site - Produce safe and efficient sites - Ownership of the project, costs, programme, documentation, site activities, procurement etc - Bring innovative ideas - Meet set targets / monitor against Highways and Utilities KPI's - Weekly submission of information through T2C including weekly timesheets, material sheets and plant & site checklists. - Monthly submission of personal returns for timesheets and mileage - Collection of data for Contracts Coordinator including scheme drawings of layout, sections, construction details. - Weekly progress reports - Use of latest IT developments including EPROC - Interface with Commercial teams to ensure correct site measures and development of Cost to Complete - Staff and Operative's Appraisals Skills and Qualifications - An industry applicable qualification - Highways knowledge and experience is essential - Commercial and contractual awareness - Working knowledge of Microsoft packages - Self motivation - Be able to organise yourself and others workload - Be able to work in a strong team environment - Be proactive in your approach - An excellent communicator - A high level of diplomacy and customer focused