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Civils Site Manager - UKPN Alliance

Civils Site Manager - UKPN Alliance

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Project Management
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Agency / Contract

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood. have a requirement for Civils Site Manager's to work in Central London and the South East as part of the UKPN ED1SON Alliance.

Purpose of the Role

To manage the on-site works associated with the construction of substation buildings and switch yards, including the effective management of the health, safety and welfare of the workforce and others affected by the works, management of labour, plant and materials, achieving programme key dates, and doing so within the set budget.


  • Previous track record of managing site works on major inner city civil schemes
  • Previous experience of substation construction would be advantageous
  • Working knowledge of standard forms of contract, including NEC 3 and FIDIC, and CDM Regulations (2015)
  • Programme & Risk Management and cost control, including forecasting, actual cost and value reporting.
  • Ability to write & review risk assessments and method statements, carry out toolbox talks, and conduct daily briefing session’s
  • Excellent communication, people and team management skills.
  • Able to challenge designs and resolve problems to conclusion.
  • Demonstrate the right behaviours and lead the team to ensure the culture is in line with our company values.
  • Ability to motivate employees to achieve high standards of compliance
  • Achieve business objectives in respect of the management of health, safety, environmental and quality aspects
  • Maximise utilisation and productivity of resources
  • Minimise waste
  • Minimise programme duration





Skills / Qualifications

Essential Competencies:

  • Experience of managing civils construction sites
  • CSCS
  • Temporary Works Supervisor
  • HSG 47
  • Basic First Aid

Must be able to pass a medical and drug and alchol test

Desirable Competencies:

  • UKPN and/or National Grid Substation Access authorisation
  • Temporary Works Coordinator
  • BESC

** Must have Proof of Right to Work within the European Union **




Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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