Our client is a leading player in the commercial office fit out market working all across the UK. They are currently looking for an experienced Site Manager to join them on a freelance basis to work on a Mezzanine Floor fit out in an office /Warehouse based in Gloucester.
As the Site Manager the candidate will be responsible for the on site project delivery and client management. The successful candidate will manage and co-ordinate the site team and all contractors working on site. The candidate will have a mixture of build and fit out experience, be First Aid, CSCS and SMSTS qualified and live within commutable distance to site.
Site Manager duties include:
-Know the requirements of H&S policy and legislation and ensure current standards are met.
-Follow site management procedures and carry out work in accordance with its requirements
-Report any accidents to employees, contractors or members of the public to the Contracts Manager.
-Ensure that all site H&S and emergency procedures are brought to the attention of all operatives, consultants or visitors during their site induction training upon their first visit to site.
-Organise site activities to ensure that work is carried out to the required H&S standards or legislation and industry standards, and are in accordance, H&S plans, safety rules, procedures and permits to work, thus reducing the risks to the H&S of workers or other persons who may be affected.
-Promote co-operation between all contractors and designers working on the project and co-ordinate all construction operations, implement arrangements with sub-contractors and others on site, to avoid confusion about areas of responsibility for health, safety and welfare.
-Plan for and maintain a tidy site and ensure that all means of access and safe operation are free of obstruction. - Ensure that all materials, plant and equipment are stored and secured in such ways as to minimise the risk to H&S of persons.
-Undertake all necessary site inspections of workplaces, access equipment, plant and other equipment and ensure that all the necessary report forms are completed. Co-operate with the independent external H&S consultant undertaking monitoring activities on site.
-Ensure that all registers, records and reports are properly completed and maintained up-to-date and kept in a safe place..
-Ensure copies of plans and procedures are available on site and statutory notices are prominently displayed.
-Where the project information is found not to cover changes to design, specification or working procedures, revisions are to be prepared and given to those working on the project
-Ensure that all plant and equipment to be used on site has been adequately maintained, tested, thoroughly examined and inspected as necessary.
-Notify the Contracts Manager of any accidents, near misses, dangerous occurrences or occupational ill health involving employees, contractors, consultants, occupiers of premises or members of the public, resulting from contract works undertaken.
-Set a personal example by wearing appropriate clothing on site.
Site Manager Experience Required:
- Build and fit out. strong leadership skills is essential.
- First Aid, SMSTS & CSCS essential.
- Mezzanine floor experience preferred but not essential.
- Specialist technical knowledge required, understanding of MEP Services and general building
Please note that if you fit this criteria and are interested in the vacancy, please send your CV for the attention of Jack Hibbert to professional@uklgroup. com