Site Manager

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £16.83 - £19.03 / Hour
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Housing & Construction
  • Deadline:
    March 18, 2021

Location – Stoke on Trent 

Start Date – ASAP

Contract – Temp – 3-6 Months Ongoing (unless otherwise stated)

Your key responsibilities and requirements will be: 

To manage the on site operational resources (people, supply chain and physical assets) in order to implement the delivery plan for the assigned project safely, on time, to the required quality, whilst maintaining customers’ satisfaction and delivery in accordance to the project budget.

Strategic Management

To implement and comply with Unitas SHE policy and procedures, all legal requirements, and best practice on their designated sites and work areas.

To be responsible for the delivery and implementation of  the operational construction/project plan and ensure compliance with the project’s accepted contractual terms and conditions and specifications.

To support achieving the planned delivery budget on the project

To manage, implement and ensure compliance with Unitas Stoke Ltds policies and procedures and legislative requirements for functional project governance. In

particular, Unitas’ policies, procedures and best practices relating to the implementation of the project(s) and the management of the site(s) health and safety, security, legislative requirements and financial target delivery.

To support the development of, Unitas’ policies, procedures and standards, reporting, risk management, finance, HR, SHE, quality and corporate governance

To deliver works in accordance with Legislation, Unitas’ policies, procedures and standards, statutory and local reporting, risk mitigation & management, financial regulations, HR policies and procedures, SHE standards, quality and corporate governance.

Ensure that appropriate & adequate site records are maintained including but not limited to, Daily site opening and closure reports, Site Managers Report, daily diary, weekly labour, plant, materials  and goods received/returns, progress photographs, Site Inductions, and all relevant Health and Safety records

Understand the project financial position at all times and contribute to forecasts and managing expenditure.

Assist the management team in the formulation of contractual strategies relating to Projects, and then ensure that such strategies are implemented

To work out and plan operational requirements for internal and external resources to ensure the delivery of the construction phase programme.


To deliver and fulfil programmes of works and contracts safely, on time, and to the required quality while maximising gross margin and customers’ satisfaction. In particular, to ensure compliance with Unitas’ policies, procedures and best practice relating to the implementation of the project(s) and the management of the site(s)

To assess, control and mitigate risks and to implement Unitas’ safe working procedures in accordance with the SHEMs and relevant legislation. In particular Unitas’ policies, procedures and best practice relating to the implementation of the project(s) and the management of the site(s)

To provide regular, accurate, consolidated reports and forecasts for the project to the Project Manager , Unitas, and customers on operational performance, capability and capacity, compliance with policies and procedures

Participate in personal performance reviews and undertake relevant training where necessary

Provide information to the Project Manager and Quantity Surveyor to assist in the preparation of Interim and Final Accounts.  Manage and obtain appropriate authorisation documentation for additional works to ensure the appropriate levels of financial control are in place.

Manage, control and monitor the use of all resources including subcontractors to maximise efficiency and minimise costs

Support the management team in the resolution of contractual claims by providing contract monitoring documentation and evidence.


  • Relevant competency qualification i.e. NVQ level 3 or 4 or a extensive  experience managing CDM  projects.
  • Have a current CITB Site Management Safety Training Scheme qualification.
  • A management level CSCS card
  • Scaffold 3 day inspection and system scaffold awareness to enable the inspection of traditional and system scaffolding
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Manual handling
  • Demonstrate knowledge, expertise and experience in managing social housing projects, refurbishment, Planned major & minor works ranging from £10k to £1.5m, repairs and maintenance,  5 years minimum experience in delivering projects of this nature are required.
  • Good all round Knowledge of Construction Management, Planning & Programming techniques.
  • Understanding of Budgets, valuations and costs to ensure projects are delivered within budget
  • Understanding of Contractual requirements and documentation required to manage in accordance with JCT and NEC type contracts.

If you wish to apply for this role then please respond with your CV.