Site Manager

Position: Site Manager – Exciting New Project
Location: Belfast / Antrim
Salary: Neg DOE
The Job: The Site Manager reports directly to the Contracts Manager and is responsible for the on-site management team and will be tasked with delivering a quality project, on budget, safely and on time.


Work closely with the Contracts Manager to plan the project effectively ensuring project requirements, specifications, design drawings and Health & Safety proposals are agreed, and a programme is in place.
Promote and maintain the highest standards of health, safety and environmental management.
Day-to-day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site team and the work of any subcontractors.
Manage all site-based operatives, overseeing all aspects of their work including carrying out safety inductions, toolbox talks, controlling the quality of work, ensuring method statement and order fulfilment, cleanliness and tidiness, the use of plant and tools, the reduction of waste and use of PPE.

• Managing and maintaining the client relationship function to ensure client satisfaction.
Reviewing performance against targets and identifying and managing potential risks and opportunities.
Proactive approach to resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise and associated reporting to the Contracts Manager or Operations Director.
Establish and maintain storage facilities for materials, plant and tools managing stock to meet agreed deadlines and budget of the project.
Managing project handover and ensuring defect/ snag free completion.
Sharing best practice and driving continuous improvements Knowledge/Skills/Qualifications


A Degree / HND in a construction related discipline and 3+ years relevant experience OR A minimum of 5 years’ experience gained within similar Site Management roles working on projects ranging from £3M+
Sound knowledge of latest building regulations, legislation and Health and Safety.
Knowledge and understanding of CDM regulations.
A current valid CSR / CSCS Card – preferably held at management level.
Qualified first aider desirable.
Strong time management skills with the ability to prioritise.
Flexible and positive approach to working hours and various locations throughout the UK and Ireland

Due to the urgency of this vacancy, it is not possible for our client at this time to consider anyone without the appropriate work permits, visas or sponsorship's already in place.

Therefore, we are unable to consider candidates who do not have full authorisation to work in Ireland.

Applications submitted without the necessary visa in place will not be considered.
If the position above is of interest to you and you would like to know more, please call Sue today on 059 915 8972 in complete confidence.

  • Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Salary:
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Elk Recruitment
  • Posted: 11-Jul-2022
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