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Assistant Site Manager

  • Location: Barnsley
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Jack Burton
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0113 531 1489
  • Expiry Date: 24 May 2024
  • Job Ref: 407050JBU

Assistant Site Manager – Barnsley  

I am currently seeking a driven Assistant Site Manager, supporting ongoing civil engineering projects and maintenance framework agreements for a key client focused on Civil Engineering and maintenance projects. This role is crucial to provide additional support to the Works Manager and Site Manager, ensuring efficient management of increased workload associated with fulfilling minor works remits under the framework.

Reporting directly to a Site Manager, you will play a pivotal role in assisting with the daily management of various maintenance projects and remits within the Engineering maintenance business unit.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Fulfilling the Site Manager’s responsibilities as outlined in the Company’s Health & Safety Policy.
  • Establishing and maintaining site facilities and infrastructure.
  • Managing all site processes, including maintaining accurate records and submitting weekly returns.
  • Supervising both subcontractors and directly employed workforce.
  • Procuring materials, equipment, and small items of plant.
  • Conducting site inductions and briefings for personnel and visitors.
  • Communicating work plans, task briefings, toolbox talks, and safety alerts to the workforce.
  • Conducting routine checks and maintaining records in accordance with company procedures.
  • Liaising with the public, local council officials, and the client.
  • Representing the company on-site and ensuring a positive company image is maintained.
  • Assisting the project team with change assessments and producing necessary records promptly.

Requirements for this role include:

  • Previous experience as an Assistant Site Manager or Senior Supervisor in a civil engineering environment.
  • SMSTS (Site Management Safety Training Scheme) certification.
  • Experience in a supervisory role working on bridges, civils, earthworks, and engineering projects.

This is an excellent opportunity for a dedicated professional to contribute to challenging projects within a supportive team environment. If you meet these qualifications and are looking for a rewarding career opportunity. For more information on this role please contact Jack Burton on 07809426902 or via email on