Site Agent - Water / Civils

Ref: VR/01306
Up to £52 000 plus car / car allowance, pension and healthcare

Deanston Cooper is currently recruiting for Site Agents to work for an exceptionally busy civil engineering contractor on Scottish Water projects across the Central Belt.

Reporting to the Contracts Manager 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, Site Agent or Site Manager experience gained working for another civil engineering contractor
  • Ideally experience working on water projects
  • Knowledge of safety and environmental legislation
  • Good IT skills
  • Positive and proactive approach to problem solving