Site agent

Mott MacDonald
08 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Full Time

JN Bentley is a leading civil engineering and construction company mainly operating within the water industry and directly employing over 1350 people. We are a fast growing business with over 600 new people joining our team in 2017 and numbers for 2018 projected to increase further. We are a business who believes in investing in our employees with over GBP1m spent on training and development last year.

A significant and growing proportion of JN Bentley's work, particularly in the water sector, is delivered through Mott MacDonald Bentley (MMB) a fully-integrated design-and-construct venture. MMB was established in 1999 and since then the joint venture has gone from strength to strength, winning multiple client and industry awards for quality and innovation.

At JN Bentley we are committed to creating a fun workplace, where people have a voice, are safe, reach their potential and prosper, and the rewards are shared. JN Bentley Ltd is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate their capability to manage multiple value sites. We are looking for someone with excellent communication skills who can demonstrate their ability to organise, manage and motivate a small team of site operatives and subcontract staff to produce a finished product of the highest standard. The successful candidate will also be comfortable in the use of IT and programming skills using MS Project would be an advantage.

This role involves managing a GBP4m Civil M+E scheme associated with the abandonment of treatment processes of the existing inlet works and replacing it with a traditional single ditch along with construction of a single 18m diameter final settlement tank. Additionally, you will be instrumental in the procurement and installation of SAS thickening along with reuse of existing assets to provide pre and post thickening sludge storage as well as the Installation of new tertiary solids removal plant downstream of FST along with Iron Dosing to the crude effluent upstream of the ASP ditch.

You will also liaise with a range of project stakeholders from designers, quantity surveyors, client project managers, and client operations staff.

Relevant experience and qualifications
Excellent organisational communication skills
Team player, who has the ability to self-start and work independently
Full driving licence
Enthusiasm and a positive attitude
Experience in the water industry would be an advantage, as well as being environmentally and contractually aware