Principal Contractors Site Representative

Date: 9 Apr 2024

Location: Leeds, GB, LS1 5AA

Company: ameygroupi

Your New Role

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Principal Contractors Site Representative to join our Transpire account in Batley/Huddersfield - site based role.


Transpennine Amey is working in partnership with Network Rail on the Transpennine route upgrade project since 2018, with an increased focus on providing reliable, frequent, faster, and greener railways to the North of England. Covering 76 miles of railway between Manchester, Leeds, York, Selby and onto Humberside, we lay the foundations, covering upgrades to civils, track, railway systems and electrification to the west of Leeds. By completing such works, we aim to support Network Rail with cutting carbon emissions and ensuring to deliver a smoother, more enjoyable journey to their customers.


Principal Contractors Site Representative plays an important part in assisting the management of multidisciplinary or single projects in accordance with the requirements of the Project Quality Plans, helping to ensure that all project work is undertaken in compliance with all relevant technical standards including HSEA requirements.



The standard hours of work are 37.5 hrs per week.



You will be responsible for:


  • Raising and closing close calls
  • Site inspections
  • Accident & Incident management
  • Sharp removals
  • Risk assessments
  • Work site deconfliction
  • Implement and manage for cause D & A testing.


We want to hear from you if you have:

  • Basic project management/ supervisory experience in multi-disciplinary project environment – Rail
  • SMSTS or similar H&S Qualification
  • Detailed understanding and application of CDM 2015 regulations
  • Detailed understanding and application of Railway PC Licence requirements
  • Detailed understanding and application of PDSW process
  • Good Level of Computer literacy – Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Microsoft Outlook.
  • Understanding of Railway Planning systems.
  • Satisfy requirements of PTS medical.
  • Personal track safety AC (PTS AC)
  • COSS Competency
  • Knowledge of Risk Assessment techniques
  • D&A Screening
  • Must be able to drive.







What we can offer you


  • Career Development – You’ll be provided with a clear career path by tailoring a program that’s unique to you.
  • Pension – A generous pension scheme which we will contribute to
  • Holidays - minimum 24 days holiday + bank holidays + option to buy additional days.
  • Choices - our flexible benefits scheme is tailored by you, including buying additional annual leave, cycle2work scheme, charity giving and gym membership.
  • Save with Amey - our online voucher portal gives you access to thousands of discounts from leading retailers to help you save on shopping, days out, or nights in. It includes healthcare, free GP service, dental vouchers.
  • Social Value - You’ll get 2 Social Impact Days each year to contribute to your favourite causes, and where eligible, participate in the Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards.








Application Guidance

Amey is committed to Inclusion and Diversity. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, gender, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age. We are also committed to offering applicants with a disability an interview if they meet the minimum requirements for the role.

Please contact our recruitment team at to discuss any access needs, reasonable adjustments or additional support that may be required at any point during the recruitment process. 

Apply today – We are excited to hear from you! 

We reserve the right to close this vacancy before the closing date should we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.