Construction Manager

6 days left

Ardmore Construction Limited
05 Feb 2017
05 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Profile:

To supervise, direct and execute operations on the assigned project to ensure it is completed safely, on time and within budget.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Management of All aspects of Health & Safety on site
  • Ensure any temporary works have the necessary design and are installed in accordance with the design
  • Produce 2-week look ahead programmes for managers, operatives and sub-contractors working under you to ensure that the construction programme is achieved
  • Ensure all operatives have signed a daily safe start, are inducted, have the relevant permit for their works, receive weekly tool box talks and are working to the appropriate risk assessments and method statements.
  • Ensure the works are planned out in a logical manner paying particular attention to materials storage, deliveries, plant and traffic movements, craneage and any other site logistics
  • Management of plant to ensure it is ordered in advance, used efficiently, tracked while on site and off-hired when no longer required
  • Manage labour resources and ensure these do not exceed the labour forecast for the project
  • Ensure all materials are taken off, ordered and delivered to site in advance of any works and in line with the construction programme
  • Ensure all managers/engineers and sub-contractors are working to the latest construction issue information
  • Liaise with the senior engineer on site to ensure that all setting out is done in good time and its accuracy is checked
  • Ensure all the relevant QA is completed by the engineers, as well as any sub-contractors working under you. Report to the PM any items raised with regards to QA and propose remedial actions
  • Hold weekly (as a minimum) progress meetings with the site team and subcontractors and report to the project manager on progress of works against programme


  • Excellent computer skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to read and communicate drawings
  • Hardworking and driven to push projects through
  • Ability to meet deadlines: delivers projects on time
  • Working closely with a team

About Ardmore:

  • We are one of the largest family-owned construction groups in the UK. Multi phase regeneration schemes with dense urban housing to high-rise developments, luxury residential projects and bespoke hotels are a few examples of our work.
  • There are few companies in today’s construction industry that can provide the same level of in-house capability as Ardmore including in-house mechanical and electrical installation, as well as metalwork and joinery services.
  • Groundwork and substructures, super-structures, mechanical and electrical installation, through to envelope and fit-out packages we are able to control and deploy our own staff, equipment and tradespeople efficiently,whilst also providing clients with flexibility and responsiveness.

Unsolicited CVs: in relation to speculative CVs received from providers without a prior assignment issued in writing by Ardmore’s Recruitment team, no fee payable by Ardmore will apply.