Schemes Agent (Highways)
About this Role:
We are recruiting a freelance Schemes Agent to work on a highways contract in Hampshire on day shifts. The scheme’s work can involve patching works, fencing, general civil engineering works.
You will report to a Schemes Manager and be responsible for up to 4-5 jobs to ensure the supply chain are carrying out the work on time, within budget and according to the specification. Therefore you will carry out a site based role but also support the schemes manager with the paperwork involved. This will include writing RAMS, phasing plans and assisting with developing the construction programme.
Manage and supervise schemes on-site to ensure that work is carried out safely, on time, to budget and in accordance with the HSEQ standards.
Efficient organisation of labour, materials, equipment and subcontractor resources.
Liaise with other stakeholders as required to deliver schemes (network managers, LA’s, community groups, Designers etc.)
Ensure Construction Phase Plans, method statements and safe systems of work are in-place before work is started and that required safety standards are maintained at all times.
Ensures in-house and subcontractors site personnel are competent and fully trained to undertake their work.
Fully engaged with commercial teams and takes responsibility for the commercial performance of the project.
Keep accurate records including site diary, records of works activities, resource allocations and as-built information.
Supports the Scheme Manager to develop construction programmes, phasing plans and method statements
Develop relationships and work closely with Key Supply Chain partners.
Assists with Early Contractor Involvement and build ability considerations including Traffic Management incorporating.
Participate in Value Management process and Value Engineering reviews as required.
About the Company/Client/Project:
The company are a leading contractor operating nationally with a long term maintenance contract to manage the council’s highways and road maintenance.
Requirements including certificates and qualifications:
Valid current CSCS and IOSH or SMSTS Certification
Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK
Alltek specialise in civil engineering vacancies and is a leading Recruitment Consultancy in Southampton.