• Hill of Beath Fife

Alex McLeod

Site Manager

Work experience

Work experience

Site Manager

Mar 2012 - Present
  • Site management of contracts, ensuring that all personnel under their direct control conform at all times to work instructions / method statements.
  • Identify additional training requirements
  • Briefing and conveying safety-critical information to employees and suppliers on site.
  • Ensuring the fitness for duty of all safety-critical personnel and that pre-start inspections are carried out
  • Management of working hours including emergency authorisation for limits to be exceeded
  • On site reporting of accidents and initiating the response for QTS to any emergency
  • Monitor product conformance and liaising with Network Rail’s representative
  • Ensuring safe working practices on site
  • Ensuring environmental controls are implemented
  • Provision of adequate welfare facilities
  • Liaison with client representatives on site
  • Site records, documentation (including allocation records)
  • Attend Project and Management review meetings.
  • Assist in any other aspect of the Company where required
  • Holder of POL License

Site Manager

Mar 2001 - Mar 2012
Carillion (Formerly Mowlem)

Carillion Site Manager.

  • Site manage all Rail/Civil Engineering activities.
  • Contract Planning.
  • Site specific Risk Assessments.
  • Assist in production of Works Package Plans and produce Task Briefings.
  • Maintain Working Site Safety Files.
  • Oversee site supervisors.
  • Ensure client/contract requirements are met as per contract drawings.
  • Liaise with client/contract representatives.
  • Monitor and record work progress.
  • Liaise with 3rd parties e.g. SEPA, Landowners, Utility Companies.
  • Carry out daily, weekly and monthly on site audits.
  • Attend site progress meetings.
  • Attend weekly Rail planning meetings.
  • Assist in any other duty when required.

Carillion G o/p, Ganger, Foreman.

  • Organise various squads to different tasks.
  • Keep notes of hours worked.
  • Complete Allocation sheets daily.
  • Complete Site Diaries daily.
  • Liaise with Site Manager on requirement of materials and tools.
  • Keep progress records on site.
  • Concrete Works.
  • Drainage Works.
  • Kerbing Works.
  • General Building Works.


Feb 2000 - Mar 2001
  • General Building duties which included laying concrete for Airports

Project Experience

  • Craiglunie Embankment Rebuild – present – NWR £750k
  • Faskally Embankment Rebuild – Completed – NWR £420k
  • Mid-Calder Drainage Scheme and Embankment Cascade – NWR £350k
  • Mid-Calder Reinstatement Works for Babcock – NWR £650k
  • Queen St Station Roof Repairs – NWR £225k
  • Thorne South Station Temporary Footbridge Installation – NWR £375k
  • Mass PQ concrete pouring on airport runway £1.2M
  • Installing new drainage in water treatment plant £125k
  • General house building, slabbing, kerbing, timber frame walls, plaster board and minor plumbing works.
  • Ardlui Box Culvert tie in to rail catchpit.
  • Cupar Station Cable Re-routing.
  • Langbank Coastal Defence (Scour Protection).
  • Cumbernauld off track drainage.
  • Reston Plastic Sheet Piling (Stabilisation)                         


  • Personal Track Safety AC and DCCR, hand trolley operation and test.
  • SMSTS 5 day Site Supervisor to SVQ Level 3.
  • CSCS Gold Supervisor.
  • Chainsaw maintenance and cross cutting.
  • PASMA alloy scaffold build and inspection.
  • Cable Avoidance tools.
  • Full First Aid. 
  • Manual Handling.