Assistant Site Manager


Atkins Search are currently recruiting for an Assistant Site Manager for a reputable construction main contractor based in Nottingham
covering the East Midlands. This role is to support the wider delivery team on a range of interesting construction projects.


Based in Nottingham, our client has an enviable reputation as one of the leading construction main contractors delivering varied projects across the public and private sectors.

As one of the most established construction main contractors across the East Midlands, our client is a family-owned main contractor with a people-focused
approach. They champion their team members to develop their careers, positively promoting development and progression.

  • Operating across various local frameworks, providing a full order book.
  • Profitable, long-standing construction main contractor.
  • Varied, interesting projects ranging from £1m to £30m in value.
  • Award-winning main contractor with solid reputation.
  • Exciting growth plans to increase turnover and expand regionally.
  • Well-connected, accessible senior leadership team.
  • Transparent, team-oriented culture.
  • Local, regionally based projects across the East Midlands.


Our client is looking to bring in an Assistant Site Manager to work as a part of their existing construction team. You will be working on various construction projects alongside the Site Managers and given all the necessary tools to develop your career as a part of a highly successful construction main contractor.


  • Assist with overseeing all on-site operations, including subcontractors, materials, and equipment.
  • Shadow and support the Site Manager with the day to day running of the projects and provide clear direction to those working on the construction site regarding their responsibilities and targets.
  • Assist with management and implementation of health and safety procedures. Ensure that all aspects of health and safety are followed and adhered to.
  • Ensure site presentation is always maintained at the correct standard.
  • Assist the Site Manager with producing accurate progress reports and ensure that they are updated accordingly.


  • Current or previous roles as an Assistant Site Manager on behalf of a construction main contractor.
  • Strong person management and delegation skills.
  • Effective communication and listening skills.
  • A good understanding of the building regulations, local authority agreements.
  • Previous experience working within the commercial construction industry on new build schemes.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise your workload.
  • Works effectively to deadlines and competently works on multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • SMSTS, CSCS, First Aid.


  • Competitive salary and package
  • Company car, van, or allowance
  • Regular opportunities for progression
  • Variety of projects and reputable regional business

Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment, and service in the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough, and Northern Home Counties regions.

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