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Site Manager

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Job Description

Site Manager – Residential Construction

We are delighted to once again be working with a regional, high-end house building firm.  We are working closely with them to recruit a Site Manager to work on their latest development near Ringwood.

You will be responsible for a new development in Ringwood, commencing January 2021. The development will be delivering family homes with health, wellbeing and sustainability at the core.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Health and Safety – To provide a safe working environment for all employees, subcontractors, suppliers, clients and visitors
  • To manage and lead the works and subcontractors acting as the facilitator between the project management team as well as the subcontract works and the sub-contractors project team
  • Maintaining quality control procedures
  • Provide technical guidance to the site and resolve critical site issues
  • Full responsibility and control of all site staff and subcontractors
  • Supervising and overseeing the direction of the project, ensuring the specifications and requirements are met, reviewing progress, and liaising with quantity surveyors to monitor costs
  • Oversee the new starter induction process and documentation requirements
  • Ensure that the works are installed following the drawings, specifications and other requirements of the contract
  • Making safety inspections and ensuring construction and site safety
  • Checking and preparing site reports, designs and drawings
  • Be accountable for development motivation and assessment of supervised staff and labour resources.
  • Inputting into and maintaining the company’s digital project management software
  • Ensure all building warranty inspections are carried out as required
  • To optimise utilisation of material, equipment and staff
  • Control and direct the work of all site-based operations
  • Finding innovative ways to prevent problems and to solve any that crop up


Skills and Experience:

  • A high level of attention to detail – following drawing and specification documents
  • Outstanding technical knowledge required
  • Highly dependable, loyal and keen to deliver above and beyond on the current industry standards
  • Ability to build strong relationships with colleagues and external teams – resolving issues and conflict
  • Excellent organisational skills and decision-making ability
  • Detailed knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation


About you

To succeed in this role, you will need to be able to demonstrate experience working as a site manager on a complex residential project as well as the following:

  • Valid driving licence
  • Construction-related level 4 and above qualification (HNC / NVQ)
  • First Aid
  • CSCS card


What we can offer you:

  • 33 days holiday
  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive medical insurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • An annual budget for training and personal development
  • Being part of a team who are looking to drive change in the building industry

Experience/Skills required

Residential Site Manager experience
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