12 months ago
With a turnover of £169 million, JN Bentley is a rapidly expanding organisation that is a leader in the construction industry. Having joined the Mott MacDonald Bentley group in 1999, we are a part of are a fully-integrated design-and-construct venture.
In 2016, JN Bentley employed it’s 1000th individual and have invested 17,500 working hours, over £1 million, into our employees. We recognise that employees are at the epicentre of our recent success which is why we share a proportion of our profits amongst our people.
Successfully working alongside companies such as; National Grid, Yorkshire Water, Welsh Water, Severn Trent Water, Environment Agency, and the Coal authority has allowed us to progress as a leader in the construction and civil engineering sectors whilst developing and maintaining an excellent reputation with our clients. We pride ourselves on finding innovative solutions to construction problems and applying the latest information technology to help drive efficiencies and reduce waste in our processes without compromising on quality.
Understandably, employee safety is paramount and we consider ourselves leaders in health and safety. Our vision is to achieve zero injuries across all our sites throughout the UK and we strive to achieve this by perpetually updating and improving policies. Implementing numerous safety initiatives reinforces our genuine desire for employees to work safely and give them a clear direction as we work together towards zero injuries.
Due to successful growth and strong long-term demand for our services, we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced site agent to join our team in Newport, assisting with the delivery of a key framework with our client Welsh Water.
Suitable candidates will be able to demonstrate their capability to manage multiple value sites. We’re looking for someone with excellent communication skills who can demonstrate their ability to organise, manage and motivate a small team of site operatives and subcontract staff to produce a finished product of the highest standard. You will also be comfortable in the use of IT and programming skills using MS Project would be an advantage.
The role involves liaising with a range of project stakeholders from designers, quantity surveyors, client project managers, and client operations staff. Responsibilities also include maintaining strict quality control procedures and ensuring compliance with all environmental and health & safety legislation and policies. As such, the role requires you to be conversant with current legislation. Ideally you will also have experience within the clean water industry.
* Relevant experience and qualifications
* Excellent organisational and communication skills
* Team player and self-starter who works well within a team and independently
* Enthusiastic and committed, with a positive attitude
* Full driving licence
* Environmentally and contractually aware
* Experience in the water industry would be an advantage