Site Agent

South West

Carmichael are looking for an Agent to join the Delivery team for the Major Project Devonport Docks based in Plymouth, Devon, on a freelance basis. 


As an Agent you'll be working within the major projects Devonport team, supporting them by taking ownership of a project by managing resources (people, finance and physical assets) in a safe and timely manner to the required quality.

Your day to day will include:

  • Lead a significant section of the project, ensuring all labour, plant, materials and supply chain resources are accurately recorded. 

  • Support the implementation and monitoring of Performance Excellence and Health & Safety policies and procedures in accordance with Kier standards. 

  • Promote integrated working with other members within the project to create a one-team ethos, including development of team members. 

  • Take full ownership and accountability for cost management of your project, ensuring robust control of Target Cost, actual costs and forecasts through commercial awareness. 

Who are we looking for?

  • Relevant qualifications – degree level, or equivalent experience

  • Excellent communication and project management skills including leading and managing technical teams.

  • Able to take the lead with client interfaces.

  • Able to establish project requirements and drive the team to deliver the outcomes in terms of quality, cost and programme.

  • Excellent leadership and problem-solving skills.

  • Relevant CSCS Card

  • Experience in major tier 1 projects, heavy civils RC frame is desirable 


This role is contracting, however there is the opportunity to be on this project for the next several years. 

£500 - £550 /day - Inside IR35