Assistant Site Manager

16 May 20222022-05-16
£45,000 per annum, plus car allowance or car, and additional benefits.
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Job Title: Trainee Assistant Site Manager

Location: Newent, Gloucestershire

Salary: £45,000 per annum, plus car allowance or car, and additional benefits.

Recruit 12 Construction have an excellent opportunity for a Trainee/Assistant Site Manager to join a 5-star housebuilder who have been building quality new build homes for over 60 years.

You will be joining a new project based in Gloucestershire and will assist in the management of site, delivery of targets with a focus on health and safety, to build build programme quality with a focus on customer care.  You will be supported and driven to actively seek and learn about site management and construction.

As a  Construction Trainee/Assistant Site Manager your responsibilities will include the following: 

  • always ensuring compliance on site to the company health and safety standards and processes, NHBC standards, building regulations, and overall quality standards.
  • Reporting any activities or actions to the Site Manager that could affect health and safety, quality, customer care, or cost.
  • Liaising with other internal departments, externals suppliers and partners to ensure the build programme is achieved.
  • Helping in the monitoring of material levels on site to ensure the minimum amount of stock, but enough to ensure the site programme is met and all labour is efficiently employed.
  • Ensuring that all plots are built to the highest standard of quality and contribute to a high standard of overall presentation on site.
  • To carry out some reporting of defects on IFix.
  • Showing a good behavioural example in all aspects of health and safety, organisation, conduct, quality of work, and professionalism.

To be successful as a Construction Trainee/Assistant Site Manager, you must have: 

  • Be a confident communicator with a positive attitude
  • Show signs of leadership and developing assertive skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks, demonstrating a good problem- solving ability
  • Appetite for learning and gaining experiences in all areas of site management and customer care.
  • CSCS
  • degree in building studies or construction management.


Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Construction, Automotive, Aerospace, and World Class manufacturing sectors. 
Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa.