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Sub Agent

£35,000 - £45,000

UK / South East

Civil Engineering



Paul France
020 8892 0115

Paul has recently joined MRG to head up their Civils and Construction division. Since graduating, he has over 25 years recruitment experience, all in Construction & the Built Environment. He specialises in recruiting Managers & Directors into the Civil and Infrastructure se


Job Description

REF: 12530
Posted: 02 August 2017
Closes: 04 August 2017

We are supporting one the of the UK’s premier Constriction and Engineering organisations. The company have delivered a number of iconic Construction and Engineering projects across the world and are renowned for delivery of quality work, on time – and to budget. The company employ over 2,100 employees across the breadth of the UK – and its parent organisation turns over in excess of €4 billion.

Due to continued growth, the organisation is actively seeking a Sub Agent to support one of their complex Bedfordshire projects. Experience of the Civils sector, particularly 'highways' is essential - and the ability to apply this existing knowledge seamlessly will be required. The ideal candidate for this position will be a seasoned Agent, familiar with all aspects of design, procurement and delivery of a process engineering project.

  • Attend meetings with Client either with PM or on behalf of PM;
  • Produce or check works risk assessments / method statements;
  • Produce short term / weekly programmes to deliver the Contract programme;
  • Explanation of works preparations to the project management/supervision team.
  • Deal with requests for further information from suppliers/ sub-contractors;
  • Define areas of responsibility for Engineers;
  • Ensure flow of information to construction teams;
  • Coordinate sub contractors' programmes and organisation of attendances;
  • Issue of instructions to sub-contractors in accordance with project authority protocols;
  • Implement change order management;
  • Receive and authorise record sheets from suppliers/sub-contractors;
  • Prepare and submit record sheets;
  • Maintain a daily record of progress, activities, changes and events;
  • Reconciliation of materials usage;
  • Ensure high standards of work production/instigate robust checking procedures;
  • Deliver own works and sub contractors' works in compliance with Contract requirements;
  • Deliver records and documents required by the Contract;
  • Formulate environmental protection measures;
  • Ensure compliance with environmental requirements.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Degree / HND Qualified;
  • CSCS Card;
  • Knowledge of NEC3 Contracts;
  • Demonstrate the ability to work in a similar position safely on a Civil Engineering site on Major Structures, Rail or Roadworks;
  • Understand the concept/s of Managing Continuous Change;
  • Demonstrate a relentless pursuit of standards, best practice and continuous improvement in all aspects of work to positively impact safety, value, results and performance.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the UK’s best civil contractors. Apply for this position below or alternatively for further information please contact Paul France on 020 8892 0115. If you are seeking a career move but this position is not right for you please browse the other

vacancies on our website. We are specialists in Rail and Civil Recruitment and have a range of posts available. We also welcome speculative applications.