• Site Agent

    Job Locations UK-Kent-Kings Hill
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(23/07/2018 08:40)
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  • About Costain and your project.

    Costain helps to improve people’s lives by deploying technology-based engineering solutions to meet urgent national needs across the UK’s energy, water and transportation infrastructures.


    The Aone+ is a joint venture between Costain, CH2M and Colas where they have been entrusted with completing a diverse range of maintenance, incident response, weather management and road engineering duties across over 4300 miles of major road network.  The network include Area 12 Yorkshire and Humberside and Area 4 in Kent which commenced from June 2016 for five years and have a combined estimated value of between £140m and £165 million per year.


    We are looking for a Site Agent to join the team.


    Please note that applications for this role close on 3rd August 2018.

    What will I be doing?

    • Ensure that all plant and equipment deployed on the Network complies with current health and safety legislative requirements
    • Reporting all health and safety incidents involving A-one+ and Supply Chain staff to the Network Team Managers
    • Ensure compliance with the A-one+ Environmental Management System with regard to day-to-day operational activities
    • Monitor scheme construction programmes, including resources, in liaison with IDT Managers and IDT Construction leads.
    • Review the drawings and specification to identify errors and omissions and seek to resolve with the IDT Manager and Design Lead.
    • Liaise with site supervisors on site and ensure all works are in accordance with the specification and to the contract drawings.
    • Conduct and record on-going interim physical measurements during works and upon works completion
    • To learn and eventually become conversant with contract conditions.
    • Communicate with the IDT Manager, the Construction Manager and the Commercial Manager issues of non-conformances and contractual correspondence. Ensure that comprehensive records are maintained.
    • Maintain records of work related discussions with the HA / design team.

    About you

    • Previous experience in a similar role
    • Highways experience
    • Basic IT Competency (Word, Outlook and Excel)
    • SMSTS
    • First Aid at Work
    • Driving Licence

    Final Statement

    We listened to our employees so our Core Benefits are funded by us and include a Group Pension Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance, Income Protection and funded membership to a Professional Institute. In addition to this we also offer a Private Healthcare Scheme, Private Dental Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Cycle to Work, Volunteering Days and Save as You Earn Scheme.  


    At Costain we aim to be an accessible, diverse and inclusive organisation to continue to meet our customers’ needs. We will be industry leading in our approach and people from all backgrounds will be proud to work for Costain. Our goal is to have a workforce that is representative of society.


    We actively encourage applications from candidates who have a relationship with the armed forces community whether as a currently serving member or reservist, ex-military or wounded personnel or as a member of a service family.



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