Site Manager - Rail

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Site Manager - Rail

Location: London Salary: £250/day


Our client who are a well established contractor who work within the railway industry are now seeking a site manager to join their team on a network rail project in Central London. 

Over all duties will include managing day to day faults and defects, reviewing these with the contractors and ensuring the works required are carried out. Managing the Atrium system for the history of works. The role will also involve managing office, health & safety and site projects.  

What you will do:

• Monitor so that site activities comply with the Guide to Railway Investment Projects (GRIP), relevant rules, regulations, Railway Group and Network Rail’s company standards and all applicable procedures and legislation. • Review in conjunction with the Project Engineer, the contractor’s method statements and site-specific risk assessments. • Monitor by liaison with appropriate Network Rail personnel whether arrangements for access, possession, storage, worksites etc. have been made to facilitate the efficient completion of work.  Inspect completed works and survey for the readiness of portions of the work for inspection and for the recording of the outcome and the control of any remedial works required. • Monitor, by close liaison with the contractor, whether “first off” examples of elements of the works are jointly inspected at an early opportunity. Agree the detailed workmanship standards for consistent application to the whole of the works. • Monitor the contractor’s management of site works by regular site meetings at which details of the locations of, nature of, and number of staff to be employed upon each element of the work shall be established for the period until the next meeting. • Monitor progress of the works by regular site visits and inspections, comparing work in progress with contract documentation, and information given at site meetings and with the overall contract programme. • Maintain a regular and frequent site presence at all worksites and to continually monitor, and correct where necessary, the standard and methods of work, being always vigilant for inadequacies. Maintain site diary as appropriate. • Encourage an awareness of the importance of HSQE and good workmanship by regular communication with all contractors’ site staff • Monitor and assess the competence of contractor’s staff prior to and during all phases of work. • Check whether the contractor complies with Network Rail policy in accident/incident reporting and investigation and assist with conducting investigations. • Locally agree site records and freight haulage claims with the contractor for payment purposes. • Provides functional support to Development Managers and Project Managers as directed.

Your experience will include: Essential • Rail experience - working in busy public space • PTS • Site management and contractor experience • HNC in civil engineering or buildings or minimum 5 years experience. Desirable • Membership of CITB Construction Skill Certification Scheme • IOSH Certificate • Safety management awareness/training. 


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