Roadworks Agent

£40/hr PAYE (neg. depending on experience)

An excellent opportunity exists for an experienced Site Agent to support the Construction Manager whilst leading the team in all aspects of the delivery of a major infrastructure project. Experience in the delivery of major highway schemes for a tier one/principal contractor is sought after.

This post falls inside IR35


Duties include the following -

  • Managing the strict adherence of the project’s SHE processes and requirements at all times.
  • NEC contract administration to client and supply chain (SI, EWNs, GCs, TQs and defects).
  • Leading and mentoring a team to optimise delivery.
  • Contributing to the programme to ensure requirements and timescales are met.
  • Management of site logistics and interface constraints, collaborative planning and production control processes.
  • Assisting the commercial team, including managing budgets and risk.
  • Co-ordination of designers, multiple contractors, and other stakeholders.
  • Oversight and management of design change and technical issues impacting the strategic plan.
  • Identifying and driving value engineering and continuous improvement.
  • Ensuring all works are constructed in accordance with the works information.
  • Contribution to ensure adherence to quality processes including ITPs, MARs and Quality handover information.


Requirements for this post include

  • Civil Engineering related qualification (BSc MSc, BEng, MEng).
  • Incorporated or Chartered Engineers or members of similar professional bodies or otherwise have a demonstrable route to the same.
  • Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS).
  • Site Management Safety Training Scheme SMSTS.
  • Significant experience delivering infrastructure projects in a site role.
  • Other training such as IPAF, TWS, TWC, AP, First Aid, etc to be listed on CV.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Experience of working in a highly collaborative and team orientated environment.
  • Ability to mentor and develop members of the team.
  • The ability to manage and control tasks of a team and subcontractors.
  • Previous highways experience for a tier one contractor preferred.
  • Experience in some or all: earthworks, piling, FRC, drainage, pavements, structural steelwork and vehicle restraint systems.


If you would like to be considered for this role, then kindly lodge your CV here now.