Scheme Agent

Location: Maidstone, Kent Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Sector: Highways & Highways Electricals Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Emma Puddick

Scheme Agent | Highways | Fixed-Term Contract | Kent | £38,000 - £41,000

My client, a highways company based in Kent, are seeking a Scheme Agent for a Fixed-Term contract and will be paying £38,000 - £41,000 per annum.
This Scheme Agent role will take responsibility to manage and supervise road maintenance and improvement schemes across the UK, up to £5m. This will include the planning, organising and overseeing construction works efficiently a per the construction program and meet all requirements in relation to health & safety.

Scheme Agent responsibilities:

  • Implement the relevant requirements of the Health, Safety and Environmental Procedures and Guidance.
  • 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 Supply Chain staff to the Network Team Managers
  • Ensure compliance with the 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.

Ideal Scheme Agent Specification:

  • Educated to GCSE level (Maths & English grade C or above desirable, HNC/D in construction or equivalent)
  • Experience of High-speed road network
  • Ability to effectively plan, allocate and supervise staffing, plant and material resources
  • Current driving licence
  • CSCS Card
  • Completion of Lean Competency Level 1

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Scheme Agent to join a fast-paced and exciting organisation, taking the reins of multiple schemes across the UK.

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