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Site Agent - Highways

  • Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
  • Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Construction , Highways & Transport, MoD , Power & Energy, Civil Engineering/Infrastructure
  • Job reference: BBBH379449_1532537640

Job description

Site Agent - Highways - Midlands

Role Overview:

The project that this role is required for is to work on Highways England's flagship Smart Motorways Programme. We are improving a section of the M1. The project will involve upgrading this section to an All-Lane Running (ALR) smart motorway.

As Site Agent you play an integral role, supporting the delivery and performance of all aspects of project delivery and management. You will operate as a Section Lead on the project and be responsible for the progress and performance of the package of works, ensuring communication between other site teams, liaising also with the cost control team to ensure the works are in line with forecasts and budget.

Key Accountabilities:

Ensure all necessary pre-construction documentation has been completed in a timely manner, ensure that the physical construction works can be executed safely, to the defined quality and in line with the project programme/outputs. This pre-construction documentation will include, but not limited to: WPP's, Quality Plans, ITP's, Temporary works designs.

Management of Key Performance Indicators that are defined by both client and company.

Ensure all works are executed in accordance with the companies BMS (Business Management System)

To direct the necessary labour, plant, staff and equipment to achieve completion on time, to specification and within budget.

To programme works in conjunction with nominated contractor and provide short term and as built programmes as required.

Liaise with the design team to ensure the design deliverables are received in time for efficient delivery of the site works

Monitor that the Buying team and commercial department order the correct materials and sub-contract services in good time to meet contract objectives.

Manage site teams by monitoring performance against contract targets and instigating any necessary corrective actions.

Ensure compliance with Safety Policy and Health and Safety Regulations. Ensure subcontractors comply with our Standards.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Minimum of HND (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering
  • Must have Civil Engineering experience gained with a civil engineering main contractor rather (UK or overseas)
  • Experience in a project environment
  • Experience delivering highway and roadwork projects - experience on Smart Motorway programmes would be a distinct advantage
  • Exposure on new build structure schemes will also be a distinct advantage
  • CSCS Managers Category
  • SMSTS
  • Temporary works experience preferable
  • Ability to scrutinise design information and provide value adding input to ensure the optimum solutions are developed for the construction phase.

What to do now:

Please contact Matt Purkis at AndersElite on 0207 743 7582 or

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