Site Manager – Cardiff

Smith’s (Gloucester) Ltd is a family run business owned and run by the Smith family since 1982. Smith’s (Gloucester) Ltd has grown from a single owner-operated plant hire company to a multifaceted group with family values still firmly at the heart of each project undertaken. At Smiths we pride ourselves on our ethics of reliability and hard work which enables us to deliver a wide range of services that we can all be proud of. We specialise in Construction, Waste Management, Plant Hire, Demolition and Transport operations

We are currently recruiting for a full-time Site Manager to join a well-established family company, offering a complete service to the construction industry.

We are looking for an experienced, self-motivated and confident individual who can fulfil the role as a Site Manager/Site Supervisor with the ability to manage and control site activities, facilities and budget. This role is based in the Cardiff area but can require travelling at times. This vacancy is suitable for a Site Manager, managing sub-contractors and suppliers to ensure performance respect to the programme, specification, quality and other relevant requirements of the project. You will have the ability to quickly establish and maintain good working relationships with the Client, their staff and professional team with regards to the successful implementation of current and future projects.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Completing all related paperwork
  • Ensuring health and safety is maintained on site
  • Attending and scheduling meetings
  • Giving progress reports
  • Reporting to a Contracts Manager
  • Managing subcontractors and permanent members of staff on site
  • Liaise with and develop strong relationships with clients

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Previous experience within the groundworks and civils industry
  • Experience of working within the commercial sectors
  • Hold CSCS card, CITB 5 day site managers course (SMSTS) or relevant SMSTS qualification


  • 6 monthly boot allowance
  • Workplace Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Free on-site Parking
  • Corporate gym membership discount
  • Staff discount on skip hire
  • Complimentary PPE

Closing Date:

June 30, 2022


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