Great opportunity for an experienced civils site agent, Hinkley Point C
Your new company
Hays' Taunton office, established over 15 years ago, is delighted to be supporting the Hinkley Point C development in Bridgwater through the supply of high quality technical and engineering staff to the project. We currently have a vacancy for an experienced civils site agent working with one of the main contractors, an international organisation with a worldwide reputation for the delivery of major commercial and infrastructure projects.
Your new role
Reporting to the Construction Manager, the role of the Site Agent involves taking responsibility for the delivery of a section of the earthworks at Hinkley, with key duties including:
- overseeing the construction of major embankments and platforms
- planning and resource management
- responsibility for supervising a small team of engineers
- producing quality plans
- all aspects of Health & Safety
- maintaining detailed documentation
- assisting Construction Manager with adhoc tasks
- attending team project meetings.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to hold either an HNC/HND/degree in civil engineering, have a current CSCS Supervisor card (or above), valid SMSTS and be willing to take a drug and alcohol test, be prepared to work 10 hour + shifts for 12 months and have the determination to succeed in what can be a highly challenging and pressurised working environment.
What you'll get in return
You will receive a competitive day rate of up to £330 per day, paid weekly by Hays, the UK's largest specialist recruiter. You will also gain peace of mind of at least 12 months of continuous employment (subject to performance) and the kudos of working on Europe's largest, most prestigious construction project in a generation.
What you need to do now
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- civil engineering site management earthworks contractor