Clerks of works - Sheffield - Public Sector

Posted 22 September by REED Talent Solutions

Role: Clerk of Works
Hours: 37
Contract Type: Permanent

The role

Role Purpose:
The post holder will be the key liaison between our public sector client and its appointed Construction Partners. They will lead on delivering Quality Management of the Construction process, Construction Site Health & Safety and ensure delivery of programmes on time and on budget, working as part of a team of professional and technical staff to ensure the property portfolio is efficiently and effectively managed.

Key accountabilities

Key Responsibilities
These include:
• Continuously monitor work on site in accordance with the Contractors Method Statements and the Construction Health and Safety Plan, and endeavour to ensure the safety of all persons affected by the works. Promptly report breaches to contractors and consultants in written form. Undertake scaffolding inspections
• Maintain and issue weekly progress reports for all visits to the Project Lead/Manager, including weather instructions, amendments, labour force, quality, Health and Safety, test results.
• Attend site meetings and advise of difficulties being encountered or likely to be encountered.
• Make recommendations both orally and in writing about any aspect of the works including quality which do not conform to the plans, specifications or schedules of works and other documentation that might be unsatisfactory for any other reasons of designs, work or cost. Refer recommendations to the Project Lead/Capital Works Manager for a decision on further instruction.
• Examine, as far in advance as possible, all contract documents and drawings on individual schemes for discrepancies. Attend pre-contract meetings. Report on the contractor’s anticipated building programme and on the performance of contractors and external consultants.
• Check that progress is maintained according to the building programme and advise on any likely cause for delay to the relevant project.

Skills & experience

Skills and experience:
• Possession of a property related qualification minimum HNC level and either possess or be working towards membership of the Institute of Clerk of Works & Construction Inspectorate ICWCI or other relevant Institution, e.g. CIOB, RICS.
• Experience of working on a variety of Construction sites and familiar with managing sites in relation to the administration of the CDM regulations and the Building Regulations.
• Experience of delivering construction projects ensuring quality management and health & Safety is at the centre of the process.
• Producing technical reports, attending meetings and representing the Force at client meetings



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