Sub Agent

£52000/a plus package

An excellent opportunity exists with a tier one principal contractor in West Yorkshire, for a Sub Agent to take charge of a specific section or a discipline, whilst managing and overseeing Section Engineers and Site Engineers.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Prioritizing safety above all else
  • Inspiring and managing team performance, providing training and coaching as needed.
  • Reviewing and improving Method Statements and Risk Assessments
  • Analysing trends and identifying areas for improvement from audits and near misses
  • Conducting field audits to ensure proper control documentation.
  • Issuing and enforcing Permits to Work, including Confined Space Permits and Hot Works Permits
  • Demonstrating expertise in temporary works and understanding implementation timelines
  • Managing subcontractors and understanding cost and value dynamics
  • Handling correspondence with subcontractors, suppliers, and clients


Requirements for this opportunity include -  

  • Preferable a civil engineering qualification (BSc/HND/HNC)
  • Demonstrable engineering progression with a principal UK Contractor.
  • Previous experience with a UK contractor in a similar position managing projects up to £50m
  • Proficiency in construction processes of Earthworks/Drainage, Pavement, Structures, and Roadworks
  • Effectively communicate safety protocols
  • Takes initiative and seeks opportunities.
  • Valid driving license, CSCS, SSSTS or SMSTS
  • A team player capable of working independently.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Serve as role model.
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of current H&S Legislation
  • Have expertise in setting out techniques and coaching team members.
  • Familiar with Contract Documentation e.g. NEC
  • Pursuit or attainment of professional accreditation


On offer is a base salary of £52k/a plus company car, mileage, health, pension and a shares scheme option.

If you are interested in this opportunity, then kindly lodge your CV here now.