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Assistant Site Manager

  • Job reference: ZP42
  • Location: Corby, Northamptonshire
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Project Managers
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Job description: My client based in Corby has a new position available for an Assistant Site Manager to join their team. This is a full time, temporary position and the successful candidate will hold a full UK driving licence and will hold a relevant professional qualification.

The main Purpose of this role is To assist the site team to manage the building project in accordance with agreed timescales, quality and cost.

Main Duties / Accountability
Health & Safety

*Responsible for ensuring that all site personnel (including subcontractors) comply with Health & Safety site rules

*In Senior Site Manager/Site Manager's absence - induct new starters on site; ensuring they hold the relevant CSCS Card and that they have a full understanding of the company Health, Safety and Welfare Policy and Procedures and Site Rules and of their employer's Method Statements

*Ensure that the site is adequately secured at all times, that safe and acceptable working conditions are maintained on site and safety and welfare facilities are maintained to a good standard

*Constantly reinforce the Health & Safety culture, striving for an accident free site. If accidents happen, ensure that First Aid is administered (where appropriate), reported to the Construction Director and recorded on SHEQ systems.


*Undertake the responsibilities/duties of the Project Manager/Senior Site Manager/Site Manager in his absence
*Participate in Pre-Site Start meetings following detailed preparation; studying drawings and specification, site inspection with Project Manager/Senior Site Manager/Site Manager and Construction Director and ensuring site is set up in both a timely and effective manner
*Produce short term working programmes to manage production in line with Development Programme to the required standards
*Ensure consultant engineers provide all inspection and certification to comply with planning/building regulations requirements
*Manage and liaise with all specialised sub-contractors to ensure works are carried out on time and to required standards
*Ensure all completion dates are met resourcing adequate staffing requirements where applicable


*Strive to achieve construction excellence and recognition within internal awards (Centre of Excellence) and external awards (N.H.B.C. "Pride in the Job").
*Carry out routine inspections (minimum twice per day per plot) to ensure that instructions are carried out, the specification and site presentation requirements are complied with, and the required quality standards are met
*Liaise with NHBC and Local Authority Inspectors for Key Stage Inspections; escort inspectors on site and act upon their findings in the Project Manager/Senior Site Manager/Site Managers absence.
*Progressively and formally inspect all stages under construction (including Stage 4, Pre-Plaster, Pre-Paint and Pre-CML; to identify/rectify any defects and educate operatives/sub-contractors to eradicate recurrent problems.
*Liaise with Project Manager/Senior Site Manager/Site Manager to complete any items raised on 21 day visits by Home Sales Executives
*Feedback design improvement and innovations through the Project Manager/Senior Site Manager/Site Manager


*Previous Site experience
*Up to date relevant knowledge of building legislation
*Up to date relevant knowledge of Health and Safety legislation

Benefits of Service Care Solutions;
4x Weekly Payroll
£250 per year candidate training budget
Numerous referral bonus's
Free CV Writing/Employability courses
And many more

The client is looking for a suitable candidate to start ASAP, so if you are interested please forward your CV across to or call Zain at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967.