Project Manager (Construction)

Posted: 12th January 2022

Role Overview

The postholder will be responsible for managing the delivery of a variety of construction projects simultaneously in line with the required H&S and quality standards.


Duties & Responsibilities
  • Plan, organise, control construction projects from project start through to project closeout while ensuring adherence to design specification, programme, and budgeted allowances.
  • Liaise with main contractors to ensure that all facilities and agreed attendances are provided to facilitate the smooth delivery of every contract.
  • Coordinate and manage setting out Engineers and subcontractors.
  • Carry out pre-pour checks to ensure accuracy and conformance to specification.
  • Implement ITP for each Project.
  • Manage and print required paperwork and drawings for the site crews.
  • Prepare site-specific safety plans and establish safe systems of work incorporating method statements.
  • Ensure all sites are established in accordance with H&S legislation and internal guidance.
  • Carry out safety inspections and audits.
  • Coordinate commercial change orders (VO’s) and claims related to the project and report to the Contracts Manager and Quantity surveyor.
  • Coordinate and track material and plant usage and provision.
  • Project administration includes file set up, progress reports, daily worksheet reviews, guarantees, completion certificates and file completion (contract closeout process).
  • Work closely with the contracts manager to deliver the project safely, on time and on budget.
  • Report all site delays to the contracts manager and quantity surveyor.
  • Fill in all site paperwork such as permits, pile logs and site diaries on a daily basis and submit it to the contracts manager and document controller.
  • Organise material deliveries on a call off basis such as steel and concrete call off’s and liaise with the contracts manager to enable material trackers can be updated.

Qualifications & Experience

  • HNC or NVQ6
  • Extensive Health and Safety management experience.
  • Good levels of experience at managing multiple sites.
  • Construction experience related to the geotechnical industry.
  • Strong Civil Engineering knowledge.
  • Commercially astute.
  • Robust in character to be able to address the requirements of this demanding role. 
  • Commercially astute and focused on delivering targeted outputs.
  • Very organised with the ability to multi-task and prioritise workload.
  • Ability to improvise and work effectively in changing environments.
Core Values
  • Honesty – Be trustworthy within the confines of confidentiality.
  • Accountability – Take ownership and responsibility for my own actions and decisions.
  • Respect – Treat others the way you would like to be treated.
  • Positivity – Act and speak with a positive intention to achieve a successful outcome.


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