Site Manager

Job Title: Site Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, England
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Reference: 179326_1557504767
Contact Name: Joanna Rogers
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 10, 2019 17:12

Job Description

Reporting to the Contracts Manager, to manage the construction of a development, including all associated pre and post housebuilding works, ensuring that targets are met regarding health and safety, quality, customers care and cost.

You will be expected to:

  • Ensure compliance at all times to at least the company health and safety standards and processes and any further laws or legislation
  • Carry out toolbox talks or similar on-site briefings
  • Support of the Contracts Manager, co-ordinating labour and resources on site to meet the build programme
  • Monitor material levels on site to ensure the minimum amount of stock but enough to ensure the site programme is met and all labour is efficiently employed
  • Ensure that all plots are built to the highest standard of quality, at a minimum, comply with the NHBC Standards and Building Regulations
  • Undertake company directed quality control procedures and inspections at the correct timings and rectifying any defects so as not to incur additional cost, time delays to the programme or reduction in the final quality
  • Monitor and controlling the cost of production and approving payment to contractors and trades where appropriate
  • Initiate and attending plot inspections with the Local Building Inspector or NHBC
  • Liaise proactively with other internal departments, externals suppliers and partners to ensure the build programme is achieved
  • Work with sales through regular sales/build meetings to ensure a smooth and controlled delivery of homes for customers and that show homes are maintained to a high standard
  • Carry out New Home Tour with the Sales Advisor and customer(s) to give a good demonstration of the home, answering any questions and rectifying any issues before Legal Completion
  • Support of the Contracts Manager, ensure that the on-site Construction team is fully resourced and well-directed, with clear guidelines to their own job responsibilities, and are provided with full support in achieving these, in terms of communication, training and development, and the organisation of the site's workload and resources
  • Show a good behavioural example in all aspects of health and safety, organisation, conduct, quality of work and professionalism