Site Supervisor

Site Supervisor Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Site Supervisor to join our team.


  • To ensure the safety of all site users, visitors, staff and contractors at the site;
  • Handle emergencies appropriately according to established procedures; prepare and file accident reports;
  • Work with Contract Manager and Business Manager to plan and programme contract works including forward programming;
  • Raise SORs (positive and negative);
  • Ensure Safe Plans of Action (SPAs) / dynamic risk assessments are completed by the subcontractor and reviewed as necessary;
  • Making safety inspections and ensuring construction and site safety;
  • Conducting inspections and identifying problems daily to ensure they don’t lead to budget overruns;
  • Motivating the workforce;
  • Requisitioning relevant plant, machinery and materials;
  • Ensuring we meet all statutory regulations related to health and safety, fire safety, etc. and keeping appropriate records;
  • Maintaining quality control procedures;
  • Monitor ongoing construction to ensure that the work is being done correctly and the project stays on schedule;
  • Be honest and reliable;
  • Ensuring adherence to Health & Safety standards;
  • Produce documentation and progress reports for the Project Manager.


  • Managing all trades and materials;
  • Internals – especially dry lining experience;
  • Residential experience;
  • Reporting to Site Manager;
  • Experience working within Civil Engineering – RC frame / groundworks / structures / highways / etc;
  • A relevant educational background in civil engineering or having worked up “from the tools”
  • BESC / Person/ NG competent person NSI 6, 8 & 8 Enhanced;
  • First-Aid;
  • PC Literate on MS suite i.e. Word, Excel;
  • Any relevant qualifications would be useful – SSSTS/SMSTS, NRSWA, CSCS Card, First Aid at Work, etc;
  • Hold SSTS;
  • Strong Management and leadership skills.