Founded in 1968, Griffiths is one of the leading civil engineering and rail contractors working throughout Wales, the midlands and south-west England. With an annual turnover of circa £250m our 1000+ directly employed, well-trained, dedicated and highly competent workforce deliver client solutions which includes Welsh Government, Network Rail, Highways England, local authorities, Utility Companies and private sector organisations.
In 2018, Griffiths became part of Tarmac, the UK’s leading sustainable building materials business and a wholly owned subsidiary of CRH.
We’re now recruiting for a Site Agent in our Geotechnical and Rail business who will be responsible for the safe and profitable delivery of infrastructure projects across Wales and the West. The role is based in South Wales. Examples of projects are stabilisation of cuttings or embankments, soil nailing, drainage schemes and repairs to earthworks and related structures.
The Site Agent will ensure all safety, pricing, technical and commercial objectives are met and will also seek to enhance the reputation of the company.
On a day to day basis, the Site Agent’s duties and responsibilities will include (but are not limited to) the following:
To be successful in this role it is likely the ideal candidate will have a relevant Degree or HND in geological, structural or civil engineering, or similar or be in possession of relevant equivalent experience.
You will have previous experience of leading complex construction sites in a supervisory, engineering or leadership capacity. Experience in planning, pricing and delivering geotechnical projects is highly desirable.
In addition you will have proven leadership skills.
Ideally, you will also be in possession of Personal Track Safety, SMSTS and have a relevant CSCS card (or equivalent)
Griffiths, a CRH company, is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.Apply Job applications are processed by our parent company, Tarmac. Clicking apply will take you to their website, but don't worry - your application will be sent through to the careers team at Alun Griffiths