About the role
Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a Site Agent to join our Regional team to work in Leeds.
To provide management, leadership and control of a multi disciplinary team comprising Sub Agents, Section Engineers, Site Engineers. Undertake a project lead role on smaller projects.
What you'll be doing
As a Site Agent, your main responsibilities will be as follows:-
Sets targets and KPI’s in line with Project / Business objectives and monitors performance;
Ensures that sufficient resources are allocated to the Works Section and that each has an appropriate level of ability;
Appraises improvement options and leads / instigates actions as appropriate;
Carry out constructive analysis of fully resourced programme;
Chairs weekly cost meetings and identifies improvement areas and allocates appropriate actions to team members.
Who we're looking for
The following experience/qualifications are essential:-
Able to clearly communicate the requirements of a safe system of work to ensure that these are followed accurately. Suggests and implements improvements to systems;
Understands method statements and guides others in document production;
Experienced in resource allocation and up skilling;
Able to analyse and offer improvement on a fully resourced stage programme in the accepted format / software;
Used to setting targets in line with budget.
Why work for us
Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.
We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.
Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering). Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the workingmums.co.uk Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.
Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.
Job Reference: UK15036