Site Agent - Highways

Posted 22 January 2024
Salary £50000 - £60000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Sectors InfrastructureAviation
Contact NameJack O'Shea

Job description

Job Title: Site Agent - Highways 

Location - Bournemouth 

Company Overview:
We are working with a leading civil engineering organization delivering safe, sustainable, and efficient transport solutions across the UK. With a commitment to excellence, they are seeking a highly motivated and results-oriented Site Agent to join our dynamic team.

Your Role and Responsibilities:
As a Site Agent, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the team operates in a safe, profitable, and planned manner to achieve program goals. Your responsibilities will include:
  • Leading the self-delivery team to deliver projects from start to finish while conducting safety and quality audits.
  • Developing and maintaining positive relationships with both internal teams and clients.
  • Promoting and protecting the company's Infrastructure reputation in alignment with Company policies and values.
  • Leading by example to foster a collaborative culture throughout the site team, including suppliers and customers.
  • Establishing a safety-first culture onsite.
You'll Work With:
You will collaborate with a team of highly motivated and dedicated professionals working on projects across various frameworks, serving clients such as National Highways and various local authorities.

You'll Receive:
In recognition of your valuable contributions, we offer a competitive rewards package, including:
  • Company Car scheme
  • Private Healthcare
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance cover
  • 25 days Annual Leave (plus a day off for your birthday)
  • Hybrid working options
  • Enhanced Paternity & Maternity package
  • Opportunities for personal and professional development
About You:
We are looking for an individual who possesses the following skills and qualifications:
  • Highly organized with excellent planning and time management skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities without compromising on safety, standards, and quality.
  • Highly motivated and results-oriented with a positive outlook.
  • Safety-first mindset, with the ability to assess and mitigate risks, especially in the roads and highways environment.
  • Tech-savvy, with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Project.
  • Problem solver with the ability to question designs and produce/explain accurate plans and drawings.
You'll Bring:
Your wealth of experience and qualifications will include:
  • Background in Civil, Structural, or Construction Management on National Highways infrastructure.
  • Good understanding of multi-disciplined projects, including groundworks, surfacing, and Section 278 works.
  • Ideally worked for a tier 1 contracting group or sub-contractor.
  • HNC or Degree in engineering or Construction Management.
  • SMSTS Ticket.
Interested in applying?
  • Please feel free to drop us an email with a copy of your CV. It doesn't have to be up to date.
  • Give us a call on 07398 619353
  • Look us up on LinkedIn
“People Group is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to promoting an inclusive environment for both our clients and employees.”