Site Agent - Civil Engineering / Rail

Ref: VR/01086
£Negotiable plus car / car allowance, pension and healthcare

Deanston Cooper's client, a leading national civil engineering contractor operating across the Central Belt of Scotland, has a current requirement for a Site Agent. 

Based out of the Glasgow office, you will be responsible for managing multiple rail related civil engineering projects across the Central Belt.

Duties will include:

  • Managing and optimising the construction programme
  • Managing and minimising construction costs
  • Fostering and maintaining good working relationships with the client and client representatives
  • Leading Safety Management on site for all activities, suppliers and subcontractors
  • Providing timely and accurate reports, forecasts and budgets for internal purposes
  • Leading, motivating and monitoring the site team and developing the strategy as required
  • Managing the supply chain
  • Supporting all business objectives

Applications are welcome from candidates with:

  • A minimum qualification of HNC Civil Engineering
  • Sub Agent or Site Agent experience gained working for another civil engineering contractor
  • Ideally previous rail experience
  • Knowledge of safety and environmental legislation
  • Good IT skills
  • Positive and proactive approach to problem solving

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a very busy and expanding contractor with a well earned reputation in the marketplace as being a great place to work.