Site Manager

Willmott Dixon Holdings
Croydon, Surrey
07 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
The Role We are seeking an experienced Site Manager to work on exciting new project at Woodcote Primary School based in Croyden. Reporting to the Construction Manager the successful candidates will manage the delivery of projects safely, on time, within budget and to the highest quality. Key responsibilities include: Maintain the highest standards of health, safety and environmental management. Implement project strategies in order to achieve the company's sustainability objectives. Establish standards of quality on site and ensure delivery of a quality build in accordance with the project specifications and project requirements. Understand the client priorities and adopt a professional and considerate approach to maintain good working relations. Implement the supply chain policy. Adopt the principles of the Considerate Constructor's Scheme and manage community relations. Ensure appropriate site image is maintained to encourage repeat business. Produce and develop project programmes and control operations to achieve delivery of the project on time. Organise the works and supply chain to provide the right working environment to avoid disruption between trades. Undertake the works in the most economic manner to eliminate waste and avoid non recoverable costs and preliminaries losses. Monitor and work to agreed preliminaries budget. Maintain continuous professional development to ensure appropriate technical awareness. Comply with standard procedures Manage project handover and ensure defect / snag free completion. Support the strategy for the closure of defects during defects period and obtain certificate of Making Good Defects within targets set. The Project Woodcote Primary School expansion, this will entail new build and refurbishment along with elements of landscaping and external works. Essential and Desirable Criteria Essential Criteria: Proven track record of successful delivery of projects. Use of Microsoft suite of Office programmes; inc. Excel, Word, Outlook and Project. The ability to read and accurately interpret programmes, drawings and technical specifications. Understanding and appropriately sharing build programmes. Managing the supply chain, direct employees and consultants. Proactively liaising with customers and the supply chain. Minimum relevant level 4 qualification (HNC/NVQ4 etc) or equivalent. Appropriate CSCS card. SMSTS certificate. Valid driving licence. Desirable Criteria: First Aid at Work certificate. About Us Willmott Dixon is one of the largest privately owned Construction businesses in the UK. Our unique selling point is our people. We are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets. Willmott Dixon is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queen's Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development. We have also been recognised for outstanding investment in communities with a CommunityMark from Business in the Community. We offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package including a company pension scheme, company car or car allowance, life assurance, discounted private medical cover, incentive/bonus schemes, employee trade discounts, and many more. We offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognize and reward your achievements. Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract. This job was originally posted as