Senior Agent

Central London

Carmichaels are seeking an Agent with Highways experience to work with a Tier 1 contractor in London.

Your experience delivering roads and structures projects for tier 1 contractors on major highways projects is essential.


Your duties will include -

  • Contribute to the weekly collaborative planning, 4 month lookahead and own the 3-6 month plan
  • Attend and support the weekly RFI, MAR and NCR meetings, ensuring the team contribute to appropriate raising and closing out of issues as required
  • challenging the design for value engineering and ensuring a high quality of delivery on site.
  • Chair the section meetings, supply chain meetings and other meetings as required
  • Manage the budget associated with packages under your control
  • Lead by example raising SHEQ observations and controlling on site
  • Manage and coach staff in the section, and develop the Team
  • Raise EWNs, Risks and opportunities.
  • Ensure Quality Readiness Reviews and Make Ready meetings are held for the section
  • Liaise closely with the Utilities Agent, and TWC to ensure all aspects of the works are covered.
  • Review and approve RAMS, Permits and other documentation as required


About you

  • Previous management and site experience (essential)
  • Acts as a positive role model
  • Supports a culture in which personal integrity thrives
  • Inspires and mentor’s others to build knowledge within the team
  • Supports a culture of innovation to solve problems
  • Willingly works with others and provides help, support and advice to colleagues
  • A civil engineering qualification and Chartered or Incorporated Membership of the ICE or working towards it (or other recognised professional body) (preferred)
  • Have practical knowledge, understanding and application of civil engineering construction methods
  • Experience / knowledge of temporary works management
  • CSCS card (essential)
  • Completed SMSTS (preferred)