Site Agent - Cork - AA Euro Group Ltd.

Site Agent – Cork

  • Permanent
  • Cork
  • Reference Code: 03631

AA Euro Recruitment Group

Euro Executive Recruitment has been retained by one of Ireland‘s largest building contractors to recruit a Site Agent to oversee projects in the Cork / Munster region.

Supported by the senior management, this is great opportunity to join a highly successful business in Ireland with excellent opportunities for career advancement in time.

Excellent remuneration package on offer to the successful candidate.

The Role:

  • Participates in compiling the initial programme and have a full awareness of weekly targets

  • Plans and oversees the site setup, ensuring that the appropriate facilities are in place prior to the project launch

  • Manages the relationship with the sub-contractors while working onsite

  • Takes ownership for ensuring that HSEQS protocols are adhered to on sites at all times

  • Maintains quality control procedures at all times

  • Is responsible for ensuring an efficient registration system is in place to monitor all individuals entering and leaving the site

  • Flags any issues with the Contract Management/Commercial Teams, which have the potential to have an impact on the effective delivery of the project – I.e. materials, works schedules, resources, H&S matters or issues relating to cost or delivery schedule

  • Drives the pace of the project and plans the work in the field

  • Coordinates and priorities the sequence of activities on site

  • Manages a team of foremen and other site staff

  • Ensures that all employees adhere to appropriate protocols in the event of an incident onsite.

  • Be able to communicate the site requirements to the commercial team and achieve the most economical reasonable solution bearing in mind commercial constraints

  • Drive the project programme

  • Delegate responsibilities to suitable site staff

  • Manage information and record of relevant contemporaneous records

  • Knowledge of good industrial relations practices

  • Ability to deal with conflicting priorities and difficult stakeholders, particularly sub-contractors

  • Ability to communicates with colleagues and clients in a warm and persuasive way both formally and informally and able to alter style and method to suit audience

  • Strong people skills and able to manage a variety of subcontractor supervision

  • Experience of leading others and track record of delivering medium to large scale projects.

  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of all the trades required on site, codes of practice relating to them and their specific requirements

  • Experience building credibility with contractors by treating them with respect


  • Trade or Technical background

  • IOSH or equivalent H&S management training

  • Temporary Works & Excavation Safety

  • Permitting requirements for live energy works

  • Working at Heights & Scaffolding

  • Lifting & Cranage operations

  • Other HSEQS training as per site HSE plan

  • New technology in Construction systems

  • Understanding of the BIM strategy

If you would like more information on this role, please contact Kevin Hallissey on + 353 85 8666089 or email your cv to

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