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Site Manager (Rail Buildings)

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £35k - 42k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 months ago

  • Sector: Rail, Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Joanna Gutkowska
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01132 420303
  • Expiry Date: 08 April 2022
  • Job Ref: 395314JGA

Due to a continued increase in work, our client a well known construction company operating within the rail industry is seeking to employ a Site Manager to work within their Buildings team based from their South Yorkshire office.

A strong background in buildings and platforms will be essential to becoming successful in this role, as well as strong people management skills which will enable you to provide guidance and practical advice to site personnel for the competent execution of the contract works.
Candidate duties will include
• Manage Network Rail and rail related infrastructure contracts
• Responsible for quality of works on site
• Update weekly progress on site programme and site drawings & share with Project / Contracts Managers
• Plan, coordinate & motivate effective deployment of allocated personnel and resources
• Accept, control & reconcile works materials and equipment
• Provide guidance & advice to site personnel for competent execution of contract works
• Liaise with the Contract / Project Managers at all stages of works
• Analyse & report contract performance weekly reports and weekly returns. Monitor cost against budget, identify progress of works against programme. Liaise with Project Manager & Commercial team to enable financial recovery in conjunction with Site Supervisor / Foreman
• Manage site sub-contractors & sign timesheets for work completed

Candidates will have a proven background in delivering similar work, ideally within the rail industry (candidates must have experience of general build/railway civil engineering works) along with strong man management skills and communication skills.