Site Manager

Job description

Site Manager


The position is to be based on our North Home Counties brand new Buntingford site, Keepers Chase, which has 65 2, 3 and 4 bedroom traditionally built homes planned. Located in the picturesque market town of Buntingford with excellent transport links to London and Cambridge via the A10. Currently at ground works stage this is a great time to come on board the team.

You will have responsibility for the management of all site operations as part of the site based management team. Direction of subcontractors, service companies, direct labour force and the co-ordination of material suppliers will be required. The role will entail co-ordination, management and monitoring of the construction programme, design issues, cost implications, and responsibility for Health and Safety on site, whilst achieving the highest quality of construction attainable.

Key Roles & Responsibilities

  • Site Establishments
  • Site Management Generally
  • Material Management
  • Labour Management
  • Subcontract Management
  • Health & Safety Management
  • Quality Control
  • Sales and Customer Handover

About You

To be considered for this role, it is essential that you already have experience in this position. In addition, you will possess the following skills/traits:

Residential house building experience essential along with the following

  • Basic IT skills
  • Natural team leadership and management qualities
  • Motivational abilities
  • Excellent knowledge of construction buildability solutions
  • Eagerness to produce a high-quality product
  • Negotiation and persuasion skills
  • Risk assessment, method statement and management awareness
  • Good knowledge of Health and Safety and CDM requirements
  • Cost awareness with demonstrable experience
  • Ability to control and drive site operations throughout the construction process
  • Personality to develop and maintain good working relationships
  • Ability to chair and control meetings
  • Effective information management skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels

A full job specification can be supplied by our Head of Recruitment, Ross Davies. Please email for more information.

Please note we will not be accepting any recruitment agency CV’s for this position. Any CV’s received from recruitment agencies will be considered a free gift.