PTS Site Manager

  • Job Reference: TRW - SMM
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2020
  • Recruiter: North West
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester, England
  • Salary: £200 to £250 Per Day
  • Sector: Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Venn Group is recruiting for a Site Manager to work on a Rail project from Manchester to Leeds.

The successful candidate must have a proven delivery background in Trackside works.

As the successful candidate, you will have experience in the below:


  • Ensure compliance with duties of Principal Contractor as defined in the CDM regulations
  • Ensure compliance with the Company ‘Principal Contractors Licence when working on rail’
  • Where applicable once trained and competent produce project related documents 
  • Order materials & plant for the site works in a timely manner
  • Assist with the planning of manpower; represent the Delivery Team at PDR’s, Resource Meetings, Site Meetings
  • Manage all staff, plant, equipment and material resources to allow for the effective and efficient delivery of the scheme
  • Person in Charge (PIC) Rail:  When working on rail projects the Person in Charge (PIC) must hold COSS Competence unless on an Infrastructure Projects (IP) sites when they will also require Safework Leader (SWL) to be a PIC/Task Leader
  • Undertake site management roles in accordance with company procedures
  • Control and implement health, safety, quality and environmental requirements
  • Responsible for staff welfare on-site
  • Monitor and control worked and unworked hours
  • Produce reports and contribute to investigations as required
  • Generate Technical as required in line with NWR specification and standards
  • Motivate the team to deliver the project in accordance with Contract KPI’s
  • Responsible for environmental, health and safety matters including promotion of and ensuring that BBS (Behavioural based Safety) practises are used on sites
  • Responsible for leading and directing Gangs with training and deveolpment authorisation of time allocation
  • Develop, coach and mentor staff and teams to strengthen performance Review and assess individual performance, identifying areas for development and improvement
  • Communicate Company cascade briefs, plans/contract requirements to staff, checking understanding

Essential skills / qualifications

  • PTS
  • Drilling Experience
  • COSS
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Rail Project Delivery Work
  • Able to lead, motivate and make decsions on site
  • Health, safety and environmental awareness
  • Full Driving License

To find out more about this role or to apply then please call Alex Tresnan, Dan Ashcroft or Tony Whitehead on  0161 830 1830  . Alternatively please forward your updated CV to

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.