Site Manager / TIC - Tester in Charge

  • Job Reference: 00040194-1
  • Date Posted: 23 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Job Title: Site Manager / TIC - tester in charge

Location: Remote / Central Scotland

Type of Job: Contract - 3 Months

Ref No.: V10498

In these extraordinary times of the coronavirus outbreak Telent is continuing to Recruit. We provide services to customers which are integral to providing mission critical systems and infrastructure across the UK and Ireland and we need to continue to deliver those services.

To help limit the amount of face to face contact during the recruitment process, we will now do more online assessments and use Skype/Conf Calls for interviews wherever possible.

With current annual revenues in excess of ?400M and 2,400 employees. We operate within various industry sectors including Rail, Traffic, Public Safety, Defence, Service Providers, Enterprise and Public Sector.

Role Profile:

To ensure site works are performed efficiently and safely ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction as per the site specific telent documentation.
To lead and support, as required, telents? delivery partners in their efforts to support project deliverables
Site-based lead, ensuring project delivery is in line with agreed resource plans, client programmes,business budgets and customer requirements.
The Site Manager will have a clear technical and commercial understanding of the Project deliverables for the project assigned to them

Typical Deliverables:

Work Directly for the Installation Manager (Station Comms)
Participate in the planning for effective delivery strategies for project implementation at site level, i.e resources required to undertake all enabling works, installation, testing and commissioning
The Site Manager shall provide effective support for on-site supervision to ensure on-going safety and resource productivity.
Once deployed to a project the Site Manager shall lead all site delivery staff associated with the project.
Site Manager shall liaise closely with the Project Manager or Delivery manager where applicable to ensure all aspects of technical and commercial deliverables are clearly understood and provisioned for within the delivery plans
The Site Manager shall have the required understanding of the project financials
Site Manager shall establish an appropriate reporting regime with the appointed Project Manager & Deliver Manager where applicable in order that all aspects of work, progress and risks are clearly communicated and suitably prioritised
Participate when required in early build ability and construction reviews with the survey and design teams thus giving opportunity to raise both risks and potentially alternative installation options
Create (when required) site specific Work Package Plans and Task Briefs that reflect the highest levels of best practice for both safe working and productivity
When required participate in the production of Work Instructions to ensure best practice is incorporated across the business.
Participate in the design development process to facilitate deeper understanding of installation issues and challenges.
Review of project related Bill of Materials and engaging with other project support roles to ensure availability of materials prior to works commencing
Undertake regular staff / personnel briefings for all site staff. This shall include all relevant QHSE documentation, delivery progress and general toolbox talks.
Pro-actively drive all site works and resolve issues with the Project Manager, Deliver Manager & Project Engineer in real time to ensure productivity remains to plan.
Ensure all works are carried out to agreed telent standards and customer requirements.
Provide daily progress reports to the Project team in an agreed format that includes key performance data including current data on implementation in addition to material, plant, tool and vehicles
Represent the Project Team and act as the interface between telent and the customer at a site level
Capture and report all changes associated with site works in line with current telent processes
Ensure adequate site records are kept including:
Progress against agreed plans
Updated risk and issues register
Comprehensive checking and recording of red-line drawings
Accurate recording of time spent on site by working parties (broken down into individual activities)
Accurate materials used records (broken down into individual activities)
Produce site diaries on a day by day basis and report on both individual and team performance
Complete and return works packs within 1 week of work completion

We'd be delighted to hear from you if you have the following skills/experience:

Network Rail PTS COSS/SWL
IRSE Telecoms Team Leader License
IOSH Managing Safely
Natural leadership characteristics
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to bring together diverse groups
Understanding of Railway telecoms installation & testing practices
Strong technical background in the relevant fields
Full First Aid at Work
Confined spaces Manager Lv 5 Comp
TIC - Tester in Charge - Evidence


HND/HNC or equivalent in an appropriate discipline is desirable. Depth and breadth of experience will be taken into account where these qualifications have not been attained.
Computer literate ? Microsoft/Windows Package


Experience on delivering multi-discipline Site teams within a Rail / Metro environment
Strong proven ability to work under pressure
Excellent communication skills
Experience of financial and commercial processes
Site based knowledge of discipline activities
Knowledge of QUENSH and Safety Systems adopted for Rail / Metro environments.
Proven experience of managing sub-contract resources
Computer literate ? Microsoft package
Safety Training IOSH / NEBOSH
IRSE Licensing