Site Managers are tasked with the management and running of a construction site. Responsible for cooperating with many other members of a construction project they make sure the construction site runs safely, to budget, and on time. A site Manager will communicate across all sectors of a construction project making good communication skills a must.
Main duties consist of communicating with the client and design team on business proposals before construction begins, and thereon in throughout the construction process. All site staff and visitor’s safety while on-site come under the site managers charge, as does complying with building regulations, which may require discussion with local authorities. Organisation and numeracy competency along with a comprehensive knowledge of the construction business are also essential.
Maxim have many vacancies for Site Managers in the UK, Hong Kong and around the world. Our Recruitment consultants are happy to discuss career moves with discerning Site Managers and find the perfect construction role for qualified professionals.
About Hong Kong & Asia
Asia is a great and diverse region in which to work. The construction industry varies widely between countries and has many different historical influences still affecting the way each operates.
With a mix of international and local construction industry practices within each country, the relative cost and scarcity of land creates the backdrop of what kinds of building and civil engineering construction projects are built to what standard and budget.
In Hong Kong the construction of major school, hospital and residential developments are ongoing alongside a massive MTR railway construction programme and a number of major road and bridge projects.
Singapore has a thriving rail, civil engineering and building sector, Macau has a focus on gaming and hospitality while other countries in Asia have their own dynamics.
Civil Engineers, Project Managers and Quantity Surveyors with either Cantonese or Mandarin language skills or high value mega project experience are always in demand for construction jobs in Asia.