Position: Site Manager

Location: Yorkshire, Leeds

Staff position

Salary: ££ Please let me know what you are looking for. Benefits / Car / Bonus


We have SM positions across the NW please give me a call Kieran McCullough 01614775686


KMC’s Client are a well-established Main Contractor are looking for a Site manager for their Leeds sites for Education, Retail & Leisure Centres with values up to £30M.


The right person will have the ability to solve issues, execute the role whilst maintaining very high safety standards. You will be experienced as a No.1 or No.2 on site on projects £5M or more.



Scope of Role

Manage the construction process according to the site programme and ensure delivery on time. 

Reporting to the Construction/Ops Manager, you will be responsible for day to day site activities, controlling sub contractors and ensuring that material supplies are available.



Key Responsibilities & Duties

The majority of your role should be on site overseeing all aspects:


  • Key responsibilities are meeting deadlines and making sure that quality standards remain high while keeping the health, safety and welfare of the site workforce a top priority
  • Health and Safety checks around site
  • Daily checks on the work being carried out by various trades
  • Effectively manage the deployment of site resources such as labour, plant and materials
  • Provide site staff with clear direction and assist with problem solving
  • Inspect and discuss work being carried out
  • Co-ordinate site activities in accordance with the site programme
  • Adapt site programmes in response to changing circumstances and difficulties
  • Organise customer hand overs and liaise with them regularly


Other duties will include:

  • Monitoring site activity against quality standards, productivity targets and deadlines
  • Ensuring materials are ordered, stored and used in a cost efficient manner
  • Responsible for identifying overspend and potential savings
  • Maintaining tight control of subcontractor time through itemising, programming and authorising as appropriate
  • Communicating the detail of plans to teams, subordinates, services and utilities



Personal Profile



  • Full and comprehensive understanding of the construction process
  • Broad understanding of all trades and thorough knowledge of the features of products and services
  • Ability to demonstrate insight and understanding of the wider house building industry
  • Understand the work of other disciplines within the company




  • Confidence to answer a range of technical questions from colleagues, sub-contractors and customers
  • Able to present a credible and professional image to colleagues and customers through the presentation of relevant technical information
  • Excellent IT skills to aid achievement of work objectives
  • Excellent managerial skills and the ability to motivate others
  • Problem solver
  • Self motivated and pro-active
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Able to work at heights




• A proven track record of successful delivery of projects in a similar role. 
• Proven experience in managing teams including the supply chain, direct employees and consultants. 
• Minimum relevant level 4 qualification (HNC/NVQ4 etc) or equivalent 
• A current CSCS card and SMSTS certificate. 
• Valid Driving Licence 
• First Aid at work certificate 
• Ability to accurately interpret programmes, drawings and technical specifications 
• Management of the supply chain, direct employees and consultants 
• Microsoft programmes; ie Excel, Word, Outlook and Project. 

Desirable Criteria 
• MCIOB or Working towards


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