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SMSTS Site Manager Highways

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: £240 - £300 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 9 Months +
REF: Agent Birmingham_1632217809
Contact Name: Steve Wilson
Contact Email:
Job Published: 25 days ago

Job Description

We are currently looking for a site agent to work on our highways project based in Birmingham. You will be will take responsibility for delivering specific tasks, goals and objectives for the successful completion of the project.

Qualifications and Training required for this role.

NRASWA Supervisor Units
IOSH Managing Safely or Equivalent
NVQ Management Level 3 or equivalent (preferable or working towards)
CSCS Accreditation
Have a clear commercial understanding of the contract, forecasting outputs for the teams and comparing to actual work completed
Proven track record of leading reinstatement support teams
Familiarity with HAUC specification
Familiarisation with the Section 74 Traffic Management Act
Knowledge of highway materials
A working knowledge of disciplinary and capability procedures
A working knowledge of accident investigation procedure
A good understanding of operational activities and trade skills

Duties of the role will be,

Support the Senior agent /Operations Manager in developing, implementing and delivering robust contract processes and procedures in order to deliver the contract effectively
Assist the management team in developing people performance targets and ensuring they are delivered
Ensure site teams meet contract specifications including all health and safety requirements
Lead and support employees and those working with us in pursuit of achieving our 100% Safe goal and fully support our Perfect Delivery philosophy
Ensure teams understand and comply with all the relevant legislation and function efficiently and effectively
Perform regular reviews with teams to ensure performance is optimised
Provide sufficient and timely supervision, assessment and coaching to ensure gangs are performing to agreed production levels
Deal with internal/external stakeholder issues are dealt with appropriately
Maintain own level of skills and knowledge to perform the role
Meet the contract specifications
Ensure the needs of the client are met through regular communication and updates
Implement processes and procedures to achieve perfect delivery for the customer
Plan, coordinate and supervise the work carried out by teams to the specified target outputs
Ensure all teams have appropriate plant and materials
Carry out audits as specified by the company or client
Take ownership of projects from start to finish - signing off on completion
Liaise with various bodies including the client, local authority, police and public, street works
Monitor and produce progress reports to measure performance of the delivery activity and ensure corrective actions are made as necessary
Pre-site every project and return the relevant and appropriate information to the programme team as and when required
Identify and assist the coordination of the resource to ensure effective delivery
Carry out daily site visits to maximise effective delivery
Deliver effective staff briefings and safety information including local training. Perform regular reviews with teams to ensure performance is optimised
Identify any problem areas associated with delivery or welfare and take action to resolve them
Carry out authorisation monitoring to ensure compliance
Maintain accurate records of work updating records on completion
Carry out duties deemed necessary by the line manager to support the overall contract

This is a temp to perm position with both night shifts and day shifts available.

To apply for this position contact Steve Wilson on 01922 668140 or email