Site Manager – Modular Build, Essex

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Site Manager – Modular Build, Essex

Location: Dagenham Salary: 65000

Site Manager – Modular Build, Essex


Our client is an award winning Specialist Contractor based in the City of London, with a turnover of over £50m. This contractor undertake Design & Build modular construction schemes, primarily within the education and residential sectors.


Due to continued growth our client is now seeking a Site Manager to join the delivery team initially on a modular new build school scheme based in Dagenham. This is a £15m scheme and will include Bathroom pods and Classrooms


As a Site Manager, you will assist the Senior Site Manager in the smooth and safe day-to-day running of a site, being the first point of contact for all site management issues.


Some of the key responsibilities include

  • Demonstrate great Health & Safety stewardship, leading the Health and Safety agenda on site and exercising the stop work authority if safety standards are compromised
  • Assist the Senior Site Manager with onsite construction and monitor compliance with building and safety regulations
  • Ensure quality control checks and inspections are carried out
  • Co-ordinate and supervise construction workers including induction for new workers, issuing permits etc
  • Manage site HSE processes and performance
  • Maintain quality control procedures and ensure they are always followed
  • Ensure site safety by making daily safety inspections
  • Solve problems in a timely fashion
  • Source materials as required
  • Monitor and report regularly to the Senior Site Manager on the progress of a project
  • Manage soft landings plan
  • Manage testing, commissioning, and inspection programme
  • Carry out evaluation and lessons learned to inform best future practice


The ideal candidate must have a minimum 2- 3 years’ experience in a similar role, taking responsibility for proactively resolving issues on site, and must have some Modular build experience. Applicants should have strong communication skills, have experience of managing sub-contractors and be able to build relationships and resolve conflict.  An understanding of BIM process as it relates to on site functions would be a significant advantage. This role will require current CSCS, First Aid & SMSTS certificates


In return our client can offer a competitive salary, bonus system and excellent career progression opportunities

To consistently deliver a recruitment service that's of an exceptional standard and guided by values of performance, trust, transparency and respect.
To work in partnership and thoroughly understand the needs and preferences of both our clients and candidates.
Collaborative, passionate, reliable and adaptable - we do not promise what we cannot deliver.