Assistant Site Manager

Location: West London
Duration: 1 year contract initially
Salary: Negotiable

Assistant Site Manager (Working Foreman) – High end residential refurbishment

We require an Assistant Site Manager to work on a 1 million pound residential scheme based in Kensington. As a growing company we can provide unlimited career opportunities and progression within the business and are excited about bringing a great new Assistant Site Manager to join our existing team.

The project will comprise excavation for new basement as well as above ground extension and internal fit-out. This initial project will last one year.

This role is as a full time working foreman with a strong trade background working 5 to 6 days per week. Site opening hours are 8-5 Monday to-Friday, 8-2 on Saturdays.

To apply for this role you must have previous experience of at least 5 years working on similar size and type projects. We are looking for someone that has previous experience specifically working on high end residential refurbishment schemes. As the ‘number 2’ on site your role will have a bias towards the day-to-day running of the site and managing the team. You will deputize and provide cover for the site manager or contracts manager. Your role will include:

– Maintain good H&S and welfare practices on your site.
– Provide operatives with a safe system of work
– Monitor site operative’s attendance and time-keeping, manage quality of output.
– Liaise with architects, engineers and other design professionals as necessary although this will mainly fall within the site manager’s remit.
– Maintain site records including site induction and H&S logs, variations, Architect’s instructions, delivery notes, O&M records.
– Manage master construction programme for the project and ensure sub-contractor adherence.
– Manage neighbourly relations, keep complaints/comments log.
– Coordinate deliveries, waste collections in accordance with CTMP.
– Carry out quality control checks on in-house and sub-contracted elements.
– Work alongside Site Manager and/or visiting contracts manager for preparation EOT and variation requests.

You must be willing to travel in on a daily basis (no parking is available at this site but close to tube).

Qualifications you must hold to apply for this role:
– SMSTS
– Trade skills (time served or formal qualifications)
– First Aid
– CSCS Card-Managerial
– Full UK driving license

Support: Site IT equipment is provided and the position will be supported on a daily basis by our office staff. The visiting Construction Director will visit site regularly, providing full support to resolve any construction issues and maintain steady progress. Salary: Hourly rate of £18-20 before CIS deductions. We have full order book and do not generally hire for individual contracts.

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