Site Manager

Vacancy Title: Site Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Canterbury, Kent
Salary: Negotiable
REF: J897012_1537885385
Contact Name: Rebecca Roberts
Contact Email:
Vacancy Published: 21 days ago

Vacancy Description

Site Manager

Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Car / Car Allowance + Company Benefits


Location: Canterbury

I have an exciting position for a Site Manager to join a North West leading main contractor. The contractor specialises in large high rise residential schemes varying in value from £20m - £100m. Due to a number of new large developments they have an opening for a Site Manager in the Canterbury area.

The role consists of managing the works on site to ensure the project is completed to a high standard on time, safely and profitably to satisfy the clients. You will need to maintain efficiency and high standards at all times as well as complete on time or ahead of time. You will be responsible for managing sub-contractors, labour, plant and materials - issuing requisitions for plant, labour and materials as required to meet the programme.

You will be required to review and manage Health & Safety ensuring company Health & Safety procedures are adhered to, to ensure a safe working environment at all times as well as discuss site issues and progress with contract manager. Maintain morale on site by communicating regularly with all site colleagues, discussing and reviewing issues and sharing good practice. Ideally you will have experience of working at a Senior Site Manager level with specific experience of external façades, with strong time management skills and strong negotiation skills. Ideally you have experience of working at a Senior Site Manager level with specific experience of external facades, with strong time management skills and strong negotiation skills. As you would be working on high rise, high rise experience with a contractor would be advantageous.

Knowledge, skills and experience required:

  • NVQ Level 3, 'A' Level, HNC, or equivalent qualifications or equivalent experience
  • Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word & Excel
  • SMSTS certificate
  • First Aid certificate
  • Scaffolding certificate
  • CSCS Card
  • Good communication skills
  • Assertive and strong persuasion skills
  • Strong time management skills
  • Good management and leadership skills
  • Technical aptitude

In return you will receive a salary of £45,000 plus car/ allowance and company benefits. If you have the skills and experience outlined above and would like to be considered for this position please apply now or contact Rebecca Roberts at Russell Taylor for further information on: 0151 737 5560 or email:

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