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Galliford Try
Location: Derbyshire
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Construction
Category: Site Engineering / Management Jobs
Site Agent- Rail (Wellingborough) - (170000MP)


Note for Recruitment Agencies:

We prefer to hire directly, but we do have an approved supplier list for
when we’d like a helping hand. We’ll be in touch if we need you.

Role Overview:

Working on the London to Corby electrification and capacity upgrade; this role will be based in Derby for 6 months and then moving to Wellingborough.

To help in all aspects of the day to day running of the project
including H&S, Commercial, Construction and deisgn.

Manage a
section of works within a larger project completing all reporting and project

Work within a
collaborative framework and deal with the many interface issues of a large
complex project.

Key Responsibilities:

* To direct the necessary labour, plant, staff
and equipment to achieve completion on time, to specification and within
* To programme works in conjunction
with nominated contractor and provide short term and as built programmes
as required
* Liaise with the design team to
ensure the design deliverables are received in time for efficient delivery
of the site works
* Monitor that the Buying team and
commercial department order the correct materials and sub-contract
services in good time to meet contract objectives
* Manage site teams by monitoring
performance against contract targets and instigating any necessary
corrective actions
* Ensure compliance with Safety
Policy and Health and Safety Regulations. Ensure subcontractors comply
with GT Standards

Experience and Qualifications:

* Minimum of HNC HND in Civil Engineering
* Career pathway of Engineer (setting out) to Senior / Section Engineer (supervisory and technical role) to Sub Agent to Site Agent
* Must have Civil Engineering experience gained with a
civil engineering main contractor rather than a sub-contractor (UK or
* Rail experience working as main contractor; Network
* Temp works experience

Must have following training/competencies:

* CSCS Managers Category
* First Aid Trained

In Return:

We offer an opportunity to work on some of the UKs most exciting construction projects, in a fast paced environment where each day brings new challenges as well as a competitive salary and benefits package.

With an ambitious strategy, we’re poised for further growth and success, so if you’re committed, talented and enthusiastic, Galliford Try is the right place for you. We
will always consider flexible working hours and arrangements.

About us:

We are one of the UK’s leading housebuilding and construction groups. For 100 years, Galliford Try has helped to shape the world around us and today we are at the forefront of the construction industry with approximately 5,500 employees working on a huge range of housebuilding and construction projects. As a FTSE 250 listed UK business, our focus is on delivering first class business solutions and building long-term relationships with our customers, employees, supply chain and communities we work in. Our involvement in some of the UK's most high profile and innovative projects ensures our employees benefit from unrivalled opportunities and career progression.

Construction Division:

As a major UK contractor our Construction Division has a diversified workload in the public, regulated and private sectors. The Division boasts a strong reputation for providing whole-life solutions, high standards of project delivery, and an ability to innovate. It predominately operates under either the Galliford Try or the Morrison Construction brands, and is organised into five key segments: Building, Infrastructure, Facilities Management, Investments and Integrated Solutions.


Operating under Galliford Try in England and Wales and Morrison Construction in Scotland, we are a leading contractor on infrastructure projects in the public and regulated sectors. From highways and rail to renewable energy and water, delivering a specialist capability from concept and design through to project implementation and maintenance.

Try celebrates a diverse workforce and as an Equal Opportunities Employer, we
welcome all applications

Primary Location
: Derbyshire

Work Locations
Derby Trent House

Room 104 Trent House RTC Business Park, London Road

Derby DE24 8UP

: Construction (Site Management)

: Construction & Investments

Job Type
: Experienced

Job Posting
: Oct 2, 2017, 8:33:47 AM

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