Site Manager

Site Manager


Reference No: UK/54/SM

Location: Manchester, UK

Position Type: Full Time

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: Competitive 


  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Car allowance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • 25 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays
  • Childcare Vouchers


The Role

Site Manager is required on the Middlewood Locks project to assist in managing the project team in its delivery of a first-class project namely safety, quality, time and cost.

The role will require an experienced, dynamic and passionate individual who continually delivers above and beyond client expectations, forges long term relationships that result in repeat business and promotes the business externally.


With a flexible approach to supporting all BCEGI activities, preferably but not limited to:

  • Administering the Contract with the BCEGI Sub-Contractors
  • Be fully aware of: HSE duties and responsibilities and ensure that these are implemented
  • Be fully aware of: The legal and project HSE requirements associated with the works and ensure that they are fulfilled by the Contractor
  • Monitor performance of the Contractor and verify that the works are executed in accordance with the latest issue of the Contract documents
  • Implement the construction quality surveillance and monitoring program
  • Read, understand and implement the requirements of the Construction Project Procedures
  • Monitor the Contractor’s progress against the accepted baseline schedule
  • Identify potential claims from the Contractor and take measures to mitigate these
  • Evaluate claims; ensure that they are well documented, processed and settled as soon as possible
  • Ensure that relevant information is recorded in accordance with contract and project requirements and retained for future reference and turnover to the Client
  • Facilitate and encourage the Contractor’s interface coordination with other contractors and rapid resolution of any conflicts
  • Monitor the status of correspondence to and from the Contractor and take action to promote timely responses to and closure of any open items
  • Agree the method of interim measurements and ensure that Certificates for monthly payments are issued promptly
  • Ensures that the Contractor addresses and plans for contract completion and close-out activities
  • Coordinate meetings with various parties and ensure that brief accurate minutes of every meeting are recorded, issued and agreed by all participants
  • Ensure that the project engineers and other staff are familiar and in compliance with the project as well as corporate requirements and procedures
  • Regularly identify and evaluate construction activities that have significant risks and establish measures to manage these
  • Implement an appropriate training and career development plan for the construction personnel assigned to the supervision team
  • Develop and implement a Project Execution Plan and monitor contract safety, quality, schedule and cost performance indices. Provide weekly reports to the BCEGI Project Management team


  • Previous experience of managing high value mixed use residential and commercial projects of similar value (desirable)
  • Proactively supports the project team
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills at all levels
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • The individual should have a desire to continuously pursue innovation and development
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills, coupled with the ability to form effective working relationships
  • Capable of taking ownership of tasks and communicating outcomes with clarity
  • Strong work ethic
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced environment
  • Can adapt to different tasks quickly, efficiently and confidently
  • A sound knowledge of all aspects of health and safety requirements
  • HNC or Degree qualified 
  • A valid CSCS card
  • Full Clean driving licence


We are always looking for new talent.

If you’ve got the ambition to work for a highly respected, international construction business, as part of our dynamic, friendly and multi-cultural team, we’d love to hear from you. We’re always looking for local talent to work with us on our range of exciting projects across the globe.