Project Manager (Rail) - Swindon

Posted over 2 years ago by Penguin Recruitment
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £45000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Sector Construction / Civil Engineering
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Tuesday, 24 February 2015
My client, a well-established Civil Engineering & Building Contractor are currently seeking a Contracts Manager to improve and manage projects across the South West region. The ideal applicant will possess broad experience in the Civils sector as a Project Manager or a Contracts Manager with commercial experience from a civil engineering contractor, or the role might suit a Site Agent looking for an exciting opportunity to step up and progress their career. You will be employed by their main Rail (civil engineering) division and you will work on a variety of projects including; rail, roads, bridges and sea defence schemes. To be considered for this role you will need to have solid civil experience in the civil engineering industry, a degree in civil engineering, however candidates who hold a HND/HNC qualification and can demonstrate extensive civil experience may still be considered. Main duties: Plan and oversee delivery of materials and manage any discrepancies Maintain good communication with the site team and converse with architects and surveyors. Ensure all work complies with building regulations and safety legislation alongside other legal requirements. Oversee the management of Health & Safety on-site and ensure all safety checks are carried out. Produce clear and concise method statements and risk assessments. Thorough control of setting out & site cost/value. Programming and commercial reporting. Monitor progress of site work, ensure work is completed on time and within budget. Update client on work progress and act as first point of contact for members of the public and sub-contractors. Due to the nature of the role the applicant will require a full UK driving license with a clean record. The role will require flexibility to working hours with occasional nights and weekends where business dictates. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to build their own operation from within a successful and established company. My client believes in rewarding their staff for their commitment with a competitive salary that will match your skills and experience. If you would like to apply for this career opportunity please send your CV to

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