Ogilvie Construction

Assistant Site Manager

Why join Ogilvie Construction?

Ogilvie Construction Ltd deliver building projects in both the public and private sector. We are a multi-skilled organisation and pride ourselves on our people and recruiting the best talent. We provide a rewarding and challenging working environment for all our employees, and we understand the benefits of a talented workforce.

We have an opportunity for an Assistant Site Manager to join our team in Aberdeen.

The role:

You will be responsible for assisting in the planning, execution and delivery of a project, or of a section of a large project.

  • To take direction from the Project/ Site manager and implement on site
  • Assist in the co-ordination and control of the project, including staff, labour and sub-contractors, from the construction phase through to completion and handover to the Client.
  • Liaise with the Labour & Productivity Manager to ensure adequate labour resource is available on site as required, fully complying with the Labour & Productivity Procedure.
  • Manage directly employed labour on the project, give clear direction and ensure specified task are completed as required by the Management Team.
  • Ensuring accurate labour allocation records are produced and passed to the Commercial Team.
  • Plan, implement and monitor site logistics.
  • Ensure compliance with Quality Control and Quality Management policies, processes and procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with the Health & Safety Management System (HSMS).
  • Assist in ensuring all project documentation is completed as outlined within the Project Quality Plan.
  • Contribute to the Company’s Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives.
  • Assist in liaising with Statutory Authorities and Local Authorities as required by the project.

About you

Are you:

  • Certified in SMSTS?

Do you:

  • Have previous management experience in the construction industry?
  • Have experience dealing with Architects, Engineers, Clients and Sub-contractors?
  • Have good knowledge of current construction techniques, building standards and construction regulations?


  • Early finish Friday (3:30pm)
  • 32 days annual holiday entitlement
  • Company vehicle provided
  • Access to Well-being Champions and Mental Health First Aiders
  • Generous contributory personal Pension Scheme
  • Salary exchange pension with employer NI savings included
  • Profit share scheme
  • Excellent death in service cover
  • Employee Assistance Programme including 5 counselling sessions