Site Manager – Water

Position: Site Manager – Water

Location: Derbyshire (S33 0BE)

Salary Guide: £50k (Neg DOE) Plus Car/Allowance and Package

Our client is a Tier 1 D&B Contractor operating predominately in the water industry, who have been awarded a programme of work to deliver non-infrastructure projects for Severn Trent Water.

They are looking to recruit a Site Manager to oversee the timely delivery of all construction activity carried out on one of their key projects on a water treatment works. You will manage the Health, Safety, Environmental and Sustainability with responsibility for CDM, managing compliance for all delivered construction work within a designated team. Managing the local construction delivery team to ensure all construction activities are provided in compliance with the scheme deliverables, you’ll drive a culture of zero accidents and zero defects to meet the Delivery Milestones to provide the best service.

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage site construction team to deliver the project within approved budget and to an agreed time frame; facilitate project construction kick off meeting and lead health checks.
  • Responsible for the performance of tier 2 suppliers in relation to Safety, Time and Quality including approving RAMS ensuring they are appropriate and adequate.
  • Take the lead with Constructability Reviews, Project Rehearsal and Fit for Assembly sign-off which drives outperformance and innovation where possible.
  • Drive a focus on zero waste and reducing embodied carbon within construction activities.
  • Ensure that the site teams are raising the relevant contractual and commercial notices to the rest of the Project Team in a timely manner.
  • Work with the Lead Construction Manager to establish long term and short-term resource needs (labour, plant and materials).
  • Ensure full H&S compliance is achieved where the team feel safe every day and have the confidence and autonomy to raise safety concerns.
  • Adopt, maintain and promote cost conscious management through efficient use of all resources.
  • Ensure realistic scheme programmes are prepared, reviewed and updated.
  • Ensure method statements and risk assessments are prepared, reviewed, briefed and updated.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

  • Experience of managing operational resources in a fast-paced water industry environment.
  • Recognised Civil, Construction Management, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering Qualifications
  • Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)
  • Health, Safety and Environmental Management (IOSH or Construction Managers Safety Certificate)


Package includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • Car/car allowance (subject to role and level of position)
  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays (with an additional 5 days available to buy)
  • Contribution Pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Private medical Insurance
  • And many more benefits including – cycle to work scheme, discounts and savings Hub, kids pass etc.

Key Words:

Site Manager

Site Management

Construction Manager

Construction Management


Site Supervisor

Site Supervision

Water Industry

Water Sector

Water Treatment


Waste Water


Health & Safety










Job Information

Job Reference: 887008_1648640917
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Locations: International
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Civil,Electrical,Mechanical

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