• Trainee Site Manager

Trainee Site Manager
An excellent opportunity to develop your skills and progress in the industry within a medium sized Contractor who have a strong focus on Health & Safety and work with like-minded people and blue chip clients.

The business is looking to bring in aspiring Trainee Site Managers who have recently graduated from a BSc / MSc in Construction Management (or equivalent) who are looking to take their first steps in the industry. The role will entail a focus on construction delivery however you will have the opportunity to be a part of other departments within the business to enhance your skillset.

Duties to include but not limited to:- Project Coordination: Assist in planning, scheduling, and executing construction projects to ensure they are completed within budget, scope, and timeline.

  • Site Management: Collaborate with site supervisors and contractors to monitor construction progress, quality, and safety standards. Address any issues that may arise during the construction process.
  • Contract Management: Participate in reviewing and negotiating contracts with suppliers, subcontractors, and vendors. Ensure that all parties adhere to contractual agreements.
  • Documentation: Maintain accurate project documentation, including project plans, progress reports, change orders, and permits.
  • Risk Assessment: Identify potential risks and develop mitigation strategies to minimize disruptions and delays during construction.
  • Communication: Foster effective communication among project stakeholders, including clients, design teams, and contractors, to ensure clear understanding of project objectives and status updates.
  • Quality Assurance: Ensure construction activities meet quality standards and comply with building codes and regulations.
  • Development: Continuously learn and develop construction management skills through on-the-job training and participation in professional development opportunities.
  • Health and Safety: Promote a culture of safety by adhering to established safety protocols and promoting safe working practices among the project team.

The ideal candidate will have: – BSc / MSc in Construction Management (or equivalent).

  • A passion for the construction industry & the built environment and looking to forge a career within construction.
  • Great listening and communication skills and is able to take on board information to aid development.
  • The ability to demonstrate good ethics such as honesty, integrity, and commitment.

What’s in it for you: – Competitive salary and benefits package

  • Opportunities for career growth and advancement within the company
  • Exposure to a diverse range of construction projects
  • Mentorship and guidance from experienced construction professionals
  • Participation in professional development and training programs

If you are a recent graduate with a passion for construction, eager to contribute to exciting projects, and looking to embark on a rewarding career in construction management, we invite you to apply for this position.

If you are interested in applying for this role Contact georgia.hammell@dickieandmoore.com or call 01355 590 050 for further information.