Works Manager - Permanent

Recruiter
CARMICHAEL UK
Location
London
Salary
£60000 - £65000 per annum + + Package
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
14 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I'm currently seeking a works manager to be employed on a permanent basis.
The work will involve the upgrade of multiple stations/sub stations and a mixture of rail and civils work. Included in the works is a platform extension, stepping and gauging, heavy civils works, concrete structures, fit-out and rail works. If you have previously worked on station upgrade or re-fits, this would be highly advantageous. You will be looking after around 4 smaller projects up to the value of £2m. You will be working around Central and South East London and also some work in the Kent area.
This is a permanent position and your duties will include:
*Provide management, leadership and control of a team
*This is a client facing role
*Motivate the works team and manage performance
*Ensure that sufficient resources are allocated to the project team and that each has an appropriate level of ability
*Apply skills and knowledge to assist engineering teams
*Take direct ownership of budget for the directly employed labour and plant
This is a perfect opportunity for you to work with a highly respectable contractor who is involved in upgrades for Network Rail and London Underground.
You will also need to demonstrate that you possess the following requirements:
*Have previously worked as a Works Manager in a rail environment
*You have Network Rail and London Underground Experience
*Previous experience working on rail and civils projects with a main contractor
*Self-motivated and ability to deliver works as per schedule
*You must drive the project forward with a strong focus o safety
*Relevant CSCS
Are you looking to enhance your career with a high profile major project? If so, this could be the role for you. To submit your interest in this position, please submit your CV and call us to discuss the position in more detail.
You will also enjoy the support of CarmichaelUK who can help with CSCS, PTS and Lucas tests whilst also paying our temporary workers on a weekly payroll.
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!

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