Site Manager - Freelance

14 Aug 2019
21 Aug 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Our client is looking for a freelance Site Manager to run Retirement Project, initially for holiday cover for 7 days, however they are also looking for long term to start in mid September.

The Role:

To ensure that all statutory legal requirements are complied with, in relation to Health & Safety, of site staff and sub-contractors under his control. Must be a good communicator and be able to plan and organise work and trades in sequential order to ensure programme and budget are adhered to. You will be overseeing and managing works on several Grade 2* Listed Buildings and will need to work with care and consideration of the building fabric. The buildings will form the heart of this Retirement Village and provide 14 residential dwellings. Experience in refurbishment/conversion is beneficial for this role.


?? Report directly to the Construction Manager and Construction Director
?? Liaise with external design team consultants, outside agencies and contractors.
?? From the agreed Master Programme be able to produce short term programmes for subcontractors to work from and meet the completion dates.
?? Look ahead and ensure materials and procurement is progressed in sufficient time to meet programme.
?? For ensuring the construction is built to the approved planning drawings, building and NHBC Standards.
?? Ensure that the workmanship and finishes are to a high standard in line with the latest and approved specification.
?? As representing our client you are to conduct yourself in the clients best interest and a high standard is required of a quality residential developer, acting always in a courteous and professional manner.

Specific Requirements of this role:

?? Have worked with and understand the NHBC Standards.
?? A good communicator able to deal with design consultants including local authority governing bodies such as Building Control and Conservation Officers.
?? Ensure the working environment is a safe place to work and that all site operatives consider others when carrying out their works.
?? To over see staff under his/her control like finishing foreman. Labourers, forklift drivers etc.
?? Be able to work closely with the site based QS and assisting him on keeping to budget and or mitigating variations.
?? Qualified in SMSTS, Asbestos Awareness, First Aid.

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