Sub Agent


Location: South Yorkshire, England

Salary: GBP40,000 - GBP45,000

Contract: Permanent

Apply By: 15/12/2021


The Company

A market leading UK building firm delivering projects across an array of sectors including, health, education, accommodation, commercial, infrastructure, aviation and civils within in both public and private frameworks. The company has 100+ years of experience in their portfolio followed by over 10 awards and a prestigious reputation, shown by their revenue in excess of £500m. They demand the highest ethical standards and are committed to upholding the highest standards of practice throughout their company.

The Role

As a highly experienced Sub Agent, you will be reporting to either a Site Agent or Project Manager and managing projects from start through to completion. You will play a crucial role within the team and wider business to ensure that all works are continuously completed to specification, in budget and on time


* Manage subcontractor operations and coordination including meetings
* With training, plan and prepare lift plans in accordance with company procedures
* Maintain records of work done and site activities including as built records, diaries and allocation sheets.
* Participate in team development for the benefit of the individuals and the company. Emphasis on team culture to create an environment where motivation and morale is high and earn respect of team members to gain their commitment and support that ensures their optimum input in the project
* Proactive approach to the environment and customer care of all the stakeholders involved in a project - promotion of positive image of the Interserve name to protect and promote the brand name
* Management of and/or implementation of site setting out and checking regime generally undertaken by the site Engineers. May include interpretation of survey data gathered
* Methodology selection and preparation of Method Statements, Risk and COSHH Assessments, permits to work. Monitoring of implementation of procedures on site
* Investigation and preparation of requisitions for plant and materials within tender allowances including taking off of quantities from drawings or direct site measurement
* Maintain and develop client relationships for ensuring a successful outcome on completion and enhancing opportunities for securing repeat work
* Interpreting construction information from drawings and specifications etc and ensuring the information is communicated to the particular site operations
* Preparation, monitoring and implementation of Quality planning and controls for various activities within live projects to ensure project compliance with the Specification and the Company Policies for Quality, Safety and Environmental issues
* Create and maintain records of work done and site activities including as built records, diaries and allocation sheets
* With training, undertake planning and checking role for temporary works in accordance with company procedures
* Management of and/or assistance to site Engineers, involving the effective delegation of tasks to team members


The ideal candidate will have held a similar position with a medium to major size Civil Engineering Contractor for a sustained period


* Site managers CSCS card
* Civil Engineering Qualification HNC/HND/Degree level
* Civil Engineering/Building qualification Construction Management
* Proven experience from engineering background demonstrating progress to Sub Agent through career development with both theoretical and practical experience.


* SMSTS (5 day)
* First Aid at Work (4 day)
* National Water Hygiene card
* Chartered status or approaching
* Experience of working within the Water Treatment and/or Highways sector
* Evidence of relevant post-graduation practical training e.g. attendance on courses for Form of Contracts, Formwork/Falsework Appreciation, Concrete Technology, H & S Management etc

The successful candidate will receive competitive salary plus benefits package. For more information or to apply please submit your details online or call Adam Farquharson on 07539 507 648


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