Construction Manager

Recruiter
CARMICHAEL UK
Location
Cambridge
Salary
£45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Managing two construction engineers, you will be working together on this contract to ensure that the programme runs smoothly, efficiently and safely.

For this particular position your main responsibilities will include:

*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
*Chase TQ's / RFI's to ensure answers are given promptly and are favourable to us where possible
*Identify CE's / additional works and notify Commercial team. Ensure a thorough understanding of the subcontract and what works we are required to carry out.
*Identify NCR's and report promptly to avoid disallowed costs
*Set up procedures to ensure information is available for KPI's
*Liaise with Client to ensure that good relations are maintained, works are available as programmed, interfaces are planned, problems are solved and value engineering solutions are discussed.
*Ensure safety standards are upheld and engineering staff are actively engaged in the promoting and policing.
*Mentor / motivate engineering staff and ensure they are given a suitable level of responsibility. Must be willing and able to manage junior staff and deal with the Clients senior management in the absence of the Senior Project Manager.
This is an ideal position for you to showcase your highways and earthworks experience and if you are looking for the next step in your career to Construction manager, then we would love to discuss this role in more detail with you.
If you believe you have the right skills and experience for this role, you will also need to demonstrate:
*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
*Relevant professional qualification HNC, HND or degree qualified
*Valid CSCS

Would your experience and skills be desirable and highly valued as part of the works team? If so, please submit your CV to register your interest in this position.

Alternatively, if the role is not for you but you know someone who may be interested, we offer a £300 referral fee for every successful referred placement!

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and CarmichaelUK is an equal opportunities employer and agency and welcomes applications from all.
We value and respect diversity and inclusion at CarmichaelUK. As champions of diversity & inclusion we ensure all applications are treated equally with opportunities available to all. By cultivating a culture where diversity is celebrated, we are proud to be an equal opportunities employer.
For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and will be required to provide the appropriate original evidence.
Throughout the business, CarmichaelUK promotes a culture where diversity is welcomed and celebrated. We place paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy and will do our very best to support those applicants who may need adjustments in order to take part in the recruitment process.
For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
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