With a wealth of experience and trusted partnerships, Linear Recruitment helps candidates to find their Assistant site manager job regardless of their experience. We recruit for Assistant site manager roles at all levels, from trainee/junior opportunities through to senior level positions. Our trusted relationships mean we also often have exclusive access to Assistant site manager jobs before they reach the open market.

Assistant Site Manager Job FAQS

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What is an Assistant site manager?

An assistant site manager is an assistant to the site manager. They help site managers to run a construction project from managing vendors and subcontractors to the assurance of deadlines and quality. 

What is the average salary of an Assistant site manager in the UK?

The average assistant site manager salary in the UK is currently around £37,000 based on employee data submitted to Glassdoor, but this will depend on your level of experience as well as other factors like location. The average salary for a junior/entry role is £28,000 a year and £44,850 per annum for higher positions.

What training/qualifications do I need?


An assistant site manager requires an undergraduate degree approved by CIOB in relevant subjects, such as civil engineering, construction, or building studies.. Some employers also offer apprenticeships, degree apprenticeships, and graduate training schemes. 

What skills do quantity surveyors need?

Since you will be assisting the site manager in project management, you should have good analytical, mathematical, and time management plus good attention to detail. A good knowledge of the construction sector will also be useful, along with organization and project management skills.

What career paths/progression opportunities are available?

Assistant site manager roles offer natural progression opportunities based on experience, with the chance to grow within the role from entry/graduate through to site manager or project manager. 

Why use Linear Recruitment to find your next Assistant Site Manager job?

Linear Recruit has been a specialist in construction sector recruitment since our conception in 2001, and we’ve proudly recruited on behalf of clients working on large, high-profile construction projects across the UK. With a number of preferential agreements in place with clients in the Construction industry we often have exclusive access to Assistant site manager vacancies before they reach the open market.

We recruit at multiple levels including both junior and senior roles, and support all candidates with interview advice, CV preparation tips and comprehensive career advice.

How do I apply for a job through Linear Recruitment?

Applying for an Assistant site manager job with Linear Recruitment is quick and easy. Just hit the ‘apply for role’ button and then fill out the contact form or email the recruitment consultant directly using the details at the bottom of the job description. Need additional help or information? Just get in touch.

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