Site Agent

£450 - £550 LTD Day
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Our client, a well-known contractor, is seeking a Site Agent to work on a large infrastructure project in Somerset. 

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 take off, 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