Carrington West has an exciting opportunity to join a major Highways Company as a Site Agent working on sites in and around the Essex area completing National Highways schemes.

You will work closely with the Engineers and the Project Manager to deliver a National Highways scheme.

What you will do:
Contribute towards the successful delivery of the schemes
Produce and manage weekly/biweekly project programme and supervise the delivery
Understand and interpret drawings and specifications
Ensure all staff, subcontractors and visitors are properly inducted, meet the competencies required of them and hold relevant qualifications and tickets
Obtain all ‘as built’ information ensuring that it is accurate and relevant
Contribute towards the cost plan and management for the schemes;
Ensure detailed site diaries/records are completed;
Managing resources;
Ensure that records of resources are complete and accurate;
A big part of your role will be to adhere to Health, Safety, Environment and Quality polices of the business.
Comply with Company procedures and legal obligations at all times, promoting best practice
Maintain and manage construction sites and subcontractors, developing positive working relationships
Oversee and ensure that all HSEQ-related documentation is produced, kept up to date and is briefed as necessary
Ensure that daily, weekly and monthly inspections are carried out and all audits and reports are produced
Liaise with relevant third parties and government agencies

What you will need to succeed:
Relevant industry qualification BEng/HND/HNC or equivalent
Relevant CSCS card
SMSTS 5-day safety qualification
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the construction (ideally highways) industry
What you will get in return
This is a great opportunity to join a busy and expanding major contractor with an excellent reputation and friendly inclusive team.  You will be paid £ per day (CIS is available).