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Assistant Site Manager

Posted on December 17th, 2019

Closing Date: January 10, 2020

Location: Sites based across the North West region

Benefits: salary dependant on experience, with recent house building experience a must have. NHBC Pride in the job awareness. Pension contributions are a minimum of 5.0% (employee) and 6.0% (employer). Seddon Homes will match contributions to a maximum of 7.5% 4 times salary for death in service. Aviva health care. 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays. Company Car/Car Allowance.

Hours: Mon – Thur 08.00 – 16.30; Fri 08.00 – 15.30 (30 mins Lunch) 39 h/pw,

Our Company

Seddon Homes is part of the Seddon Group, which is a family-owned development, housing and construction business spanning over 120 years and four generations. The company employs over  700 people, including trades and apprentices, with a turnover of £200m across the UK. At the heart of Seddon are its people. Commitment to the safety, development and well being of its staff has made Seddon the UK Contractors Group (UKCG) Employer of the Year twice. With a wide range of opportunities available, building a career in house building with Seddon could not be easier.

The Role

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Site Manager to join our growing housing business in Birchwood, Warrington. The principle purpose of the role is to assist the Site Manager with the responsibility for all on site construction activities, reporting on a regular and routine basis to the Contracts Manager.  Key responsibilities include:

  • Proactively support the Site Manager in their day to day activities, to include the following:
  • Ensure construction works are carried out and monitored in accordance with current H&S legislations and within company policies
  • Effectively support the supervision of and manage all contractors and labour force on site to consistently deliver value to the highest standard of workmanship
  • Deliver a 5* product, ensuring customer satisfaction and zero snags at handover stage, promoting a ‘Getting it Right First Time’ approach in everything you do
  • Assist with the forward planning of on-site activities to work within programme to meet customer demand, and plan all resources for personnel and materials accordingly
  • Ensure the company’s procedures are followed at all times by yourself and others on site
  • Provide ad hoc cover on other sites as and when required
  • Be aware of the financial aspects of the contract and assist in the delivery of the project’s profit in line with business requirements
  • Regularly liaise with sub-contractors on site and all other stakeholders in each project

Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Have significant operational experience as an Assistant SM with sufficient presence to command respect
  • Have a detailed understanding of the house building process from a technical and managerial perspective
  • Possess a good understanding of NHBC and CML requirements
  • Must possess a high level of Health & Safety awareness and relevant competencies/qualifications



Application with full CV, before closing date of January 10, 2020 to [email protected] quoting job reference - DJM/2419

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