Site Manager – Harrow – Commercial Projects

  • Right Talent
  • Harrow
  • Mar 27, 2020
Seasonal Engineering Quantity Surveyor Project Manager Site Manager Management Architect & Design Skilled Trades & Labour Architect Labourer

Job Description

Structural & architectural London based Steelwork Company looking for a time served Site Manager to lead teams of steel erectors and site welders on various sites throughout London.  A site manager who thrives on a challenge and who has pride in their work and a passion for steel need only apply. 

The pressure is often on to do the impossible and we base our reputation on our hard working team who in turn deliver a quality product with impeccable service.  The successful candidate would have the ability to meet every challenge head-on and always view it positively as an opportunity to grow as is the company ethos.


We are looking for the following qualifications and experience for a Site Manager to be employed full time. 

  • IOSH would be an advantage
  • CSCS
  • AP or Lifting Supervisor would be an advantage
  • Currently or previously been a coded welder and steel erector
  • Excellent knowledge of steel and other products within the industry (Purlins, Decking, Metalwork’s, Temporary works etc…)
  • Excellent knowledge and ability to read drawings, connection details and specifications of various quality
  • Ability to work to scope of works, budgets and programs
  • Ability to produce programs
  • Ability to liaise with Clients site team and engineers
  • Ability to manage a team of welders / steel erectors and get them to produce excellent work on time and on budget
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Pride in the work
  • Ability to liaise with the company buyer, workshop and QS’s
  • Standard site management admin will be required and contact with the office
  • Excellent organization skills and ability to plan ahead
  • Positive attitude to problems and dealing with staff of all levels
  • Ability to multitask
  • Take responsibility and be accountable 
  • Pride in the work with an eagerness to get the job done even if it requires overtime to complete the work
  • Excellent knowledge in the safe use of various site equipment for installation of steel
  • Willing to be hands on as and when required
  • Successful candidate must be local as late shifts and weekend working will be required when a project demands it 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Manage Team of Steel Erectors, Site welders & Labourers
  • Manage the time keeping of the labour force
  • Manage labour force issues on a daily basis with regards performance and conduct
  • Ensure all labour force and subcontractors are inducted onto site and are given the RAMS to read, raise any queries and sign to say they have understood
  • Daily Briefings must be carried out, written up and signed
  • Tool box talks to be carried out weekly, documented and signed
  • You must ensure you get scaffold hand over sheets from Scaffold Company before working from scaffolding. Hired Tower certs must be in the site file
  • Delivery notes must be filed in the site folder and kept for record purposes; supplier
  • LOLER sheets must be completed weekly and the inspections of the lifting equipment must be carried out for all lifting equipment including slings and chains.
  • PUWER sheets must be completed and weekly inspections of the equipment complete for all other equipment that doesn’t fall under LOLER. Harnesses and Lanyards can be added to the
  • PUWER inspection sheet as well as power tools etc…
  • Working at Heights inspection must be carried out weekly and prior to task
  • PPE register needs completing and signing each time new PPE is handed out
  • Site Managers Site Inspection must be carried out weekly
  • Supervisor Site Inspection must be carried out weekly, it’s the responsibility of the Site Manager to ensure the supervisor conduct the inspection
  • Keeping track of stock on your site is an essential part for site management, you must ensure the site has everything it needs to keep working
  • Reporting to Project manager in line with the company policies, procedures and Integrated
  • Management System
  • Deliver each project to a high standard of quality & Client Satisfaction
  • Deliver each project on time & on budget, it’s the Site Managers responsibility to ensure they get the handover package for the projects they manage which include the Scope, Budget, Program,