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Rail: Site Agent: London

  • Location

    London, England

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  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per day + Public Sector IR35

  • Contact:

    Daniel Brokenshire

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  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

  • Duration:

    7 months

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Purpose of the Job
To drive effective delivery of the works in designated areas through the coordination of interfaces, monitoring and reporting of progress, and escalation of problems.
Principal Accountabilities

  • Overseeing construction and testing & commissioning activities of designated contracts at designated sites/ areas of responsibility.
  • Monitoring programme objectives and contractor progress and performance against the contract milestones and current accepted programme; reviewing productivity of installed quantities against forecasts.
  • Completing daily reports; keeping the Deputy Construction Manager informed of contract and site progress & performance.
  • Reviewing the contractor's works programme and liaising with the contractor and others as required to facilitate execution of the works in accordance with the programme.
  • Monitoring and supporting the contractor's compliance with Environmental, and Health and Safety requirements, escalating issues where required. Checking there is a satisfactory level of health and safety through taking reasonable care of own and others' health and safety and of those who may be affected in the day-to-day delivery of this role.
  • Driving the delivery of site progress to completion of installation handover packages to facilitate commencement of testing and commissioning.
  • Assisting the contractor and construction team with the collation of installation handover files.

Main Challenges of the Job

  • Supporting the Employer in monitoring the progress of the works against programme and tracking site activity.
  • Supporting the Employer in protecting reputation through management of stakeholders and monitoring contractor compliance with consents and commitments.

Dimensions & Interfaces (Internal and External)

  • Reports to a designated Deputy Construction Manager.
  • Collaborates closely with contractor's and subcontractor's representatives
  • Develops effective working relationships with key stakeholders and community representatives.

Person Specification

  • Experience of managing construction works on comparable major project infrastructure works.
  • Relevant experience on a large scale infrastructure project.
  • Knowledge and experience of construction quality systems and processes.
  • Knowledge and experience of site-based ES&H processes and procedures.

Role Specific Requirements

  • Knowledge, experience and understanding of railway communications systems.
  • CSCS Construction Site Operative ticketed.