Construction Manager- Civils

Recruiter
Fairmead Managed Services LTD
Location
Cambridge
Salary
£45000 - £55000/annum Package
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Reputable Civil Engineering company with projects across the UK now have a requirement for a Construction Manager for a large project in Cambridge. As a business they specialise in groundwork's, construction of roads, bridges and highways.

As Construction Manager you will ideally have progress from Site/Sub Agent level and have previous experience in earthworks/highway construction although would also look at people from a main contracting or large sub contracting background with a good overall understanding of groundwork's

Duties:

- Managing a number of engineer as well as plant operatives
- Ensure the works are being built correctly to specification.
- Advise / suggest construction methods, technical detail, alternatives, Value Engineering etc.
- Input into the weekly programmes, disseminate the programmes to the team and work closely with the foremen to ensure activities are carried out as planned
- Ensure the planned works are able to progress on time with regard to availability of permits, RAMS, setting out / model info
- Ensure quality records are produced to a good standard and supplied to quality manager
- Set up procedures to ensure information is available for KPI's
- Liaise with Client to ensure : Good relations maintained, works are available as programmed, interfaces planned, problems are solved, value engineering discussed.
- Ensure safety standards are upheld and engineering staff are actively

Requirements:

- Knowledge of earthworks, highways construction generally, and NEC option C target cost contracts is desirable.
- An ability to work well with all levels of staff from all backgrounds, but most especially earthworks foremen is required.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and experienced Construction Manager who is looking to work with a very reputable company who can offer long term career development