Site Manager


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Site Manager 1062 1801-4 Permanent

Placing Leaders are a specialist Recruitment Company, recruiting Professionals within the façade and fenestration industry – ie. Curtain Walling, Glazing, Structural Glass and Cladding. 

Our client who are a specialist curtain walling and structural glazing sub contractor who fabricate and install on many prestigious projects are looking to recruit a Site Manager to look after sites from the East Midlands and Southwards into London.

Key Responsibilities include the following:

Ensure all operatives on site have read, understood and signed a copy of the RAMS. A copy should then be issued to the H&S email  

Undertake weekly 'Tool Box Talks' a copy should then be issued to the H&S email 

Check the deliveries alongside the subcontract installation team to ensure the materials are of a good quality and that they match both the delivery ticket and the drawings. Any materials that are defective should be reported to the Contracts Manager (CM) and the Transport coordinator via a CIN.

Undertake pre installation checks of openings prior to the installation by the subcontract installation team. Report any issues to the CM and/or Liaise with the Main contractor (MC). (ensure any conversations are backed up over email)  Should this require any additional works you should ensure that an instruction is issued by the MC. Ensure these instruction are approved  CM and QS before proceeding with the works. 

Ensure that the subcontract installation team are installing in line with the construction issue drawings. (READ THE WORDING ASWELL)

Undertake QA check as the works progress (NOT AT THE END). Compile a snag list from the QA checks and issue to the subcontract installation team.

Handover the works to the MC when the screens have been completed and QA works undertaken. This can be done even if certain elements (like mastic or Teleflex) are not complete, especially if this is being held up by the MC.  Signed copies to be issued to the CM.

Issue CIN for ANY defective installation or fabrication works. Copy to be sent to CM and QS. 

Arrange deliveries with CM and the Transport manager.

Attend any daily or weekly site progress meetings or briefings as requested by the MC. 

Ensure any day works or standing time is signed by the MC with 24hours of the works being undertaken.    

Liaise with MC on any H&S, Distribution and access issues. 

Issue weekly progress reports to CM 

Finally your role is to ensure the subcontract installation team can progress on time without disruption from others. It is not to assist them with the installation