Project Manager

Catfoss Recruitment Ltd
08 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Manager, South Coast UK Portsmouth Area - Nearshore Marine & Coastal Protection WorksAn Experienced Project Manager is required on a permanent basis.You must have project manager experience within the Marine / Coastal / Rivers / Construction, Remedial & Protection industry and relevant technical and industry qualifications.Benefits: competitive salary, private family healthcare, generous holiday entitlement, market leading pension scheme and a range of other benefits.About the role:We are currently seeking an experienced Project Manager to further strengthen our UK operations, which already benefits from a healthy forward order book of quality work for 2017 / 2018. The job will be to manage the whole of the construction process for a single site in the marine civil engineering sector, being the site team leader to achieve a quality project on time and to cost, with zero harm to people or the environment.Responsibilities:-Working closely within a core team in the region reporting directly into the Contract Manager and having responsibility and focus for a specific project.-Client Reporting-Manage Design and Consultants-Lead health and safety and sustainability-Co-ordinate supplier & Services-Manage cost Control-Manage Programme and site progress-Coordinate and lead sub-contractor packages-Manage and organise direct labour-Contribute to the procurement process for subcontractors-Oversee the call-off of materials-Manage complianceReporting Structure: To the Contracts manager Key Areas of Responsibility:- Take overall responsibility for the construction project. Maintain and enhance relations with the client, professional team, subcontractors and stakeholders.- Attend weekly and monthly client meetings and prepare weekly progress reports for the client.- Manage the cost of construction within the budget allowed and variations agreed with the client and Highlight variations from budget for Contracts Directors' decision.- Establish the site to provide a good working office and welfare environment in compliance with company ethos and legal requirements.- Manage the allocated site management and administrative personnel and take time to develop them individually to make use of their strengths and address their weaknesses, building them into a loyal team.- Understand and lead the design management process to ensure that information is delivered in good time and of sufficiently robust detail to achieve co-ordination and compliance with the specification, regulations and standards.- Take a close interest in the drawings and details provided to ensure that they are appropriate and practical to construct and use that knowledge to brief each supervisor personally.- Understand the quality management system and put in place active measures working through the supervisors to guarantee the quality of the completed work.- Verify that the tender programme is achievable or modify it by agreement with the contracts manager to achieve the committed completion date.- Identify the critical path and key components or suppliers and review with the contracts manager an achievable procurement schedule.- Take a leadership position in respect of site health and safety and commit personal time and effort in supporting and promoting the health and safety programme.- Support environmental and sustainability initiatives.- Diligently follow the company sub-contract procurement procedures managed by the contracts manager.- Closely monitor the cost of direct labour and non-productive personnel and plan deliveries to minimise double handling and wastage.- Resource plant and materials to minimise down time and minimise the quantity of materials stored on site, double handling and wastage.- Undertake continuing professional development- Work throughout the project to enable timely completion of any O&M manuals and the health and safety fileMarine Services, Marine Construction