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Site Manager - Planned Works

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lewisham, London
Industry:
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: FULL TIME
REF: SM - SE_1654854537
Contact Name: Gregor McDonald
Contact Email: Gregor.McDonald@danielowen.co.uk
Job Published: 16 days ago

Job Description

Site Manager
Industry - Planned works
Location - South East London & Surrey
Salary - Up to £55,000 DOE

Job Description

Daniel Owen are proud to be partnered with a large growing property maintenance company in the South East area. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company with an aggressive growth plan.

They are looking for a Site Manager to come on board and manage all the Planned Works contracts in the South East/London and Surrey areas. Working closely with the Contracts Manager, you will manage the day-to-day operation of the major works projects.

Daily responsibilities for the successful Site Manager will include:

  • Set up site prior to the commencement of project work
  • Plan projects and ensure they meet agreed specifications, budget and timescales
  • Oversee building work
  • Liaising with clients and reporting progress, professional staff (such as architects and surveyors) and the public
  • Supervising direct labour and contracted staff
  • Meeting subcontractors
  • Making safety inspections and ensuring construction and site safety
  • Checking and preparing site reports, designs and drawings
  • Maintaining quality control procedures
  • Ensure timesheets are accurate and agreed with line manager
  • Motivating the workforce
  • Problem-solving
  • Provide regular project updates to line manager
  • Using specialist construction management computer applications
  • Carry out regular toolbox talks
  • Organising and arranging the procurement of materials and plant
  • Proven track record of working on various planned works projects (K&B's Externals, Internals, Roofing, Cladding, EWI etc)
  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with the client representatives and customers as appropriate and maintain best practice introducing innovative processes which will add value and drive efficiencies.
  • Experience managing all major works projects.
  • To recruit and develop a team including tradesman/supervisory staff.
  • Able to price and programme works from drawings, organising labour and materials etc.
  • Regularly review service delivery.
  • Operational focus - Someone who can manage various processes, can oversee the operational delivery of the project and is very organised.

Requirements for the role:

  • You will have a proven track record and experience of managing major works projects.
  • The successful candidate will be able to work productively in a pressurised environment, act decisively when faced with urgent issues while consistently always maintaining a high level of service.
  • Social Housing, Local authority or Tier 1 contractor experience is a must.

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