Project agent

Location Birmingham
Job-type Permanent
Salary £40000 - 45000 per year
Contact Nicole Keeling
Call 01332 861 849
Reference 1209126NKA

Project agent

West Midlands

I have a client with an incredible opportunity for a budding Senior Engineer to join a Tier 1 contractor as a Project Agent who will take technical lead on multiple rail schemes on the CP6 framework.

Originally a Tier 2 supplier, the company have grew rapidly and are now delivering major contract works as a Tier 1 with a Gold accreditation.  As an innovative and fast-growing business, this means they can provide extremely desirable succession plans meaning people who join this company can be confident in progressing their career at a swift pace.

Job duties:

You will be supporting the project team during the development and delivery phases of the project through the production and maintenance of planning documents and information. You will be taking a technical lead on a portfolio of schemes whilst regularly liaising with subcontractors, 3rd parties and Authorities on behalf of the Project Team. Day to day you will –

  • Liaise with the Project team to collate and agree the critical methodologies, project deliverables and information required for the effective development of Planning documentation and information.
  • Produce high quality Planning documentation and information for submission in a timely manner (ITPs, Work Package Plans, Task briefs etc).
  • Share and use experience to input to the Development & Delivery phases of the project.
  • Conduct site visits and inspections, giving timely and effective feedback to the team.
  • Within the Planning documentation, identify key project risks and controls from a H&S and operational delivery perspective in conjunction with the delivery team.

Ideal Candidate:

  • HND/HNC/BSc is essential as the role will require somebody technically gifted.
  • You will have a proven track record working within a contractor on civils projects involving bridges, structures, earthworks (ideally rail).
  • You must have exposure to Network Rail contracts.
  • Experience on Rail framework beneficial .


Up to £45,000 basic salary

Company Car or Car Allowance

Travel expensed

26 days + Bank holidays


Funding and support of any professional memberships

To enquire, apply directly or email your CV to Nicole Keeling at