Site ManagerConstruction

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced rainscreen site manager to join an outstanding company based in Manchester to work initially on a large project in the middle of Manchester.

About the Client:

My client has been established for the past 20 years within the rainscreen and cladding industry. The majority of their projects are in the north west of the England but do have the odd project in other locations as well. They are now looking for an experienced site manager to come and join their operational team.

About the Role:

  • Ensure the project labour is managed with adequate resources to ensure project delivery in line with the clients agreed programme, and advise if insufficient
  • Manage and implement quality management process and ensure that work areas are handed back to the client and the very earliest stage
  • Ensure compliance with Health and Safety, Environmental and Quality policies
  • Review material, labour and plant orders and forecast with project Quantity Surveyor
  • Ensure the project runs to schedule and to internal budgets, and find solutions to problems as they arise
  • Be the initial point of contact at a site level for the client’s team
  • Ensure that all labour applications are booked off strictly in accordance with the project labour price list and advise if the labour price is incorrect, agreement of any additional items must be agreed with the Operations Manager and Project QS prior to any agreement with the labour gangs
  • Ensure plant is recorder correctly with appropriate on/off hire details and that all plant is working effectively and requirements are reviewed at least once a week
  • Maintain records of any variations to include as a minimum signed CVI sheet with photographs etc as necessary
  • Produce weekly site report providing marked up programmes with support daily diaries and photographs, programme and advise Operations Manager of an divergence with the contract
  • Ensure that material deliveries are correctly recorded to site so that the is a clear understanding of what has been delivered to date and what are the future requirements of the site and advise the procurement department
  • Build relationships with the client
  • Continually review the project requirements in respect of design, materials, labour and plant to ensure that future programme dates can be achieved and advise your operations manager of any potential issues
  • Co-ordinate subcontract packages to achieve project programme
  • Understanding implication of health and safety regulations
  • Attend internal project review meetings as requested
  • Carry out statutory plant and equipment inspections and record as per health and safety policy
  • Ensure that all labour on site (labour only and labour, plant & materials subcontractors) are recorded

About the Candidate:

  • Develop close working relationships with the client’s team, to develop a partnering ethos and the continual marketing of to secure future work
  • Ability to work as a team with both internal and external staff
  • Based in Manchester or surrounding areas
  • You will be required to work in a wide geographical area due to the nature of the business
  • General IT skills to include word and excel

Points of Appeal:

  • Great company to work for
  • Excellent prospects
  • Growing company
  • Fantastic opportunity


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Alex Moore on 0203 640 8989 or email