Role details

Site Manager

Yorkshire and the Humber   •   £18 - £24 per hour (£37,437 - £49,916)   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Fire Risk Assessment Improvement Works Programme
  • Guartenteed Work till March

About Our Client

One of the UK's market leaders in New Build Housing , Regeneration and Property Maintenance within the Property and Housing industry with offices throughout the country.

Job Description

The Freelance Site Manager responsibilities will include;

Looking after a fire risk assessment improvement works programme to over a 100+ sheltered housing schemes in Yorkshire and the Humber and the North East.

The responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of all aspects of each project
  • Ensure staff have received or are planned to receive adequate training to carry out their role on the project.
  • Ensure that only competent sub contractors and or suppliers are engaged in the works
  • Ensure that as an individual compliance with all aspects of company procedure and policy is maintained and that this is followed through by all parties engaged in the works
  • Assess exposure to the business for any claims from clients/consultants and residents and ensure the relevant corrective action is taken
  • Preparation and management of the contract programme
  • Project direction, focus and consistency across a number of schemes
  • Supervision and responsibility of the Site Manager, including the following areas;
  • Health and Safety Issues
  • Quality Control
  • Resource allocation and control (in liaison with the Quantity Surveyor)
  • Liaison with the client and contract administrator on both a formal and informal basis
  • Ensure compliance and planning supervisor requirements
  • Application for all licences, permits etc and ensuring they are in place prior to contract commencement
  • Ensuring that site set up works is complied with
  • Co-ordination with sub-contractors and appointment of them in conjunction with the project surveyor
  • Attendance, preparation and reporting for all meetings in relation to the project
  • To have a clear understanding of the way the job is priced to enable us to take full benefit of any opportunities for variations, change is specification or scope of works to maximise profit
  • To make regular site visits (minimum of one per week) to inspect the job. During these visits the following must be checked:-
  • Check and sign the Contracts Managers, Site Managers weekly check list
  • Ensure that all inspections are carried out (scaffold inspection, hoist etc)
  • Ensure that all necessary permits are completed (hot works, abrasive wheels etc)
  • Walk the work and carry out spot inspections
  • - Work being carried out to specification
  • - Health and Safety issues (scaffold, fire extinguishers etc) - see Apollo Safety at Work handbook
  • - Quality Control
  • - Site Cleanliness
  • - Residents comments
  • - Clerk of works comments
  • - Any other appropriate checks
  • Check the paperwork is in place
  • - Programme status
  • - Method Statements
  • - Site Diaries
  • - Labour Returns
  • - Material Requisitions
  • - Allocation sheets
  • Ensure that all systems in place to ensure works are completed in accordance with the company's values
  • Resource planning and team leadership

The Successful Applicant

The freelance Site Manager will have:

  • Previous experience within contract management
  • Worked on these projects before
  • Up to date relevant knowledge of building legislation
  • Experience of Partnership arrangements
  • Understanding of local government
  • Up to date relevant knowledge of Health and Safety legislation

What's on Offer

  • Competitive Rates
  • Guaranteed 6 months work
  • Permanent role @ £35k to follow

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