Site Agent

£350-£400 / Day PAYE

Our client, a well known Main contractor, is seeking a Site Agent to work on a large infrastructure project in Somerset. This role is a long term PAYE contract, which will see you working in one of the UK's largest civils projects.

Job Description:

Overall management of section to ensure HS&E compliance & Performance, Quality Control & Assurance in place for the works to be built according to design & specification. Ensuring resources are in place for efficient operations. Ensure programme is implemented and measured against. Contribute to cost performance of the section.

Positive contribution to overall performance is a prerequisite – this will include necessary auxiliary functions within the team as allocated to fulfil the wider scope of HS&E, QA/QC, Programme management & cost management. 

  • Health, Safety & Environmental
    • Lead by example with a commitment to the All Ways Safely Culture
    • Engage with workforce
    • Actively manage CDM & Network Rail documentation requirements to enable works in section (WPP, TBS, PTD, TW)
    • Conduct regular inspections
  • Ensure quality control is in place and actively managed through the Senior Engineer
    • Inspection & Test plans, Inspection Test Sheets
    • Testing and materials planning
  • Programme & Progress
    • Plan, control & monitor progress of works
    • Preparation of a 4 week lookahead programme for section
    • Daily monitoring of outputs and maintaining output trackers
    • Understanding and alignment of Clause 32 programme
  • Technical
    • Ensure teams are working to latest design & specifications
    • Resolve technical issues with client.
  • Resources
    • Materials takeoff, ordering, delivery & reconciliation
    • Labour reconciliation against cost plan
    • Plant reconciliation against cost plan
  • Commercial
    • Contribute to cost plan
    • Know scope of work, identify change and notify
  • Meetings
    • Attend external meetings as required
    • Contribute to internal weekly progress meetings
  • Reporting
    • Compile daily shift report
    • Ensure engineer reports are done & challenge where appropriate
    • Review allocation sheets and challenge where appropriate


  • HNC/Degree (Construction/Civil Engineering related) or equivalent. 
  • Previous experience as a Site Agent
  • Must have experience of working on either Structures, Highways, Utilities or Earthworks 
  • Good team skills 


If this position is for you then please don't hesitate to contact me on 01844212058 for an informal chat or drop me an email with any questions you might have to

Alternatively, if this position isn't for you but you think you know someone who might be suitable, then we offer a £500 referral fee (T's and C's apply).