Sub Agent

Competitive salary and package

Carmichael are seeking an experienced Sub Agent to join the team on a major infrastructure project on a permanent basis in Birmingham.


Day to day duties to involve

  • Motivate team and manage performance; monitor the competency of team members and undertake training/ coaching as appropriate
  • Review Method Statements and Risk Assessments and makes improvements as appropriate;
  • Carry out field audits and confirms the sufficiency of control documentation;
  • Production and implementation of Permits to Work, specifically Confined Space Permits and Hot Works Permits;
  • Strong understanding of temporary works and timescales for implementation into the works;
  • Guide and coach subordinates in technical requirements and techniques of setting out;
  • Implement systems and processes to support construction of the works in accordance with the specification (eg Materials Approval, NCR, Handover Documentation
  • Produce a fully resourced stage programme in the accepted format / software;
  • Maintain accurate diary, including dialogue with external organisations (subcontractors);
  • Produce a budget from the resourced programme and monitors / reviews weekly costs;
  • Involved in the procurement of subcontractors;
  • Manage sub-contractors;
  • Understand cost and value;
  • Draft correspondence to sub-contractors, suppliers and Client.


Qualities and Experience

  • Strong work ethic with flexibility to work unsociable hours/nights;
  • Able to work on own initiative and seek out opportunities in line with level of responsibility;
  • Holds a current driving license and CSCS Card. SSSTS or SMSTS qualified;
  • Excellent team player, able to work competently and independently without continuous supervision;
  • Strong communication skills with good interpersonal and influencing skills;
  • Solution orientated approach to issue resolution;
  • Excellent role model for development of team members and demonstrates required behaviours to align to project and team objectives.