(NRSWA) Power Cabling Site Supervisor

Location High Wycombe
Discipline: Telecoms & Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £60,000
Contact name: Lee McCormack

Contact email: lee@insideavenue.co.uk
Job ref: 1435527
Published: 10 months ago

NRSWA Power Cabling Site Supervisor
High Wycombe/Amersham.
£50,000 - £60,000 
Car Allowance, fuel card (Business use only)

Benefits Include:

  • Enhanced annual leave entitlement 28 days + Bank Holidays (36 days in total)

  • Overtime ( 1.5 )

  • Company pension scheme

  • Professional development support

  • Employee Assist Programme

  • Discount scheme

Our client is a multi-utilities contractor group of companies who are now looking to appoint an experienced NRSWA Site Supervisor with a strong background across the power/civils utilities sector.

Candidates need to have demonstratable experience in the installation of cable ducts up to 132KV across power/civils projects and be based within a commutable distance of High Wycombe/Amersham.

Role Description:

  • To oversee day-to-day operations at site level on specifically assigned activities and /or work streams associated with the contract providing civil and cable installation services. To manage and ensure the efficient and economic use of resources, materials, transport, plant and equipment to its best potential.

Principle Duties and Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for the supervision of the project and effective deployment of resources to ensure works are delivered incident free, in compliance with company policy and procedures, client specifications and standards, to programme and within budget.

  • Where identified implementation of cost-effective innovations to the business and liaison with Estimators and Surveyors to provide operational and technical support.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure necessary plant, equipment & materials are available for teams to carry out works on behalf of the company.

  • Ensure necessary materials are delivered to site in a timely manner.

  • Ensure sites are clean and tidy and meet all service, agency and health and safety requirements at all times.

  • Compliance with any Local Authority Permit Conditions.

  • In the event of any Utility damage, ensure that the ‘Utility Report Damage Report form is completed.

  • Ownership of assigned project, responsible for ensuring Contract administration in accordance with the company.

  • Promotion and implementation of SHEQ policies and procedures.

  • Ensure that all employees working on the project are trained in safety & environmental emergency awareness.

  • Participation in the delivery of Site Safety Briefings, alerts, Memo’s and Toolbox Talks etc.

  • Ensure RAMs (Risk Assessments Method Statements) are briefed and being adhered too.

  • Ensure teams are carrying out “Site Specific Risk Assessments”. Review and sign on for every visit.

  • Ensure teams have a copy of the most up to date Utility Drawings (no more than 3 months old from date of issue).

  • Ensure that trial holes have been undertaken (where practicable) and if appropriate for this project.

  • Ensure that a safety audit is carried out at least once month.

  • Ensure the ground has been marked so as to identify known Utility services.

  • Ensure operational and technical support is given to the team leader and operatives.

  • Ensure Employee Timesheets, Labour and Plant & Transport Return sheets are completed and given in on time.

  • Identifying opportunities for introduction of new innovations and industry products.

  • Request plant on-hire/off-hires through contact with the procurement department.

  • Monitoring and review of site training records.

  • Enforce company's Yellow and Red card disciplinary procedure where applicable.

  • Ensure continuous improvement in client relationship & visibility on site.

  • To support the contract in its compliance under CDM (where applicable).

  • Report all accidents to the SHEQ department.

Job Description / Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Encourage the reporting of Near Misses.

  • Meeting Client and any site Facility Managers to survey for internal penetration of buildings and enclosures.

  • Where our works infringe on other companies within the same site, ensure that regular communication channels are open and full awareness made of our works and possible impact on surroundings, communities and environment.


  • A positive attitude.

  • To be an effective leader.

  • Competent supervisor across the cable duct install up to 132KV.

  • Technically competent in NRSWA.

  • Good communications skills, both written and verbal.

  • Self-motivated but able to work as part of a team.

  • Good organizational skills.

  • Flexible and able to adapt and provide solutions where needed.

Qualifications / Competency:

  • CSCS and or EUSR Card for appropriate level of responsibility / competency.

  • Minimum 2 years experience in Supervisory position.

  • Supervisors accreditation NRSWA.

  • SSSTS (Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme).

If you are interested in this exciting and challenging permanent role, please contact Lee McCormack to discuss further.