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Construction Assurance Manager

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £50 - 55 per hour

  • Contact:

    Zubair Ahmed

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 065

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


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I'm currently recruiting for an experienced Construction Assurance Manager to support on various schemes for National Highways across the Midlands.
The Role
·Assuring the completion of planned works to agreed standards and escalate any concerns to the Construction Manager, in line with agreed governance agreements.
·Ensuring that all works are constructed in line with: CDM regulations, HSE Legislation, Chapter 8 requirements, Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB) and Manual of Contract Documents for Highways Works (MCHW).
·Ensuring Project Managers receive regular and timely feedback on scheme construction progress, risks, early warnings, design related issues, and act as the initial point of escalation for any on-site issues that need to be resolved.
·Acting as liaison engineer between all key supply chain partners and co-ordinate the delivery programme, ensuring buildability reviews are carried out on all projects.
·Attend buildability meetings as and when required to ensure designs are LEAN and fit for purpose.
·Maintaining good liaison with Project Managers and Commercial & Procurement colleagues, providing relevant and timely information on Early Warnings and Compensation Events.
·Direction and line management to a team of site supervisors.
The Ideal Candidate
·Proven highways and structures construction and maintenance experience.
·Good understanding of the DMRB, MCHW, Chapter 8 and CDM Regulations.
·Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) or Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS preferred).
·Strong commercial acumen, with in-depth understanding of the relevant supply chain contracts; good financial acumen, including budget management
·Ability to execute tasks independently, yet work collaboratively within a team and respond to management guidance & support. You will also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills in dealing with multiple stakeholders.
·Computer literate with knowledge of MS Office Excel, Word, Project and Outlook.

What you need to do now
If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today. If you have any questions about the vacancy please click APPLY NOW or contact Zubair Ahmed at Carrington West for more information on 02393 876065.
If you feel that you are right for this job technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for jobs very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current job for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Parking professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Zubair at Carrington West on 02393 876065 for more information.
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