Construction Manager

Posted 17 August 2023
Salary £450 per day
Job type Contract - Full Time
DisciplineHighways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameLuke Clifford

Job description

Construction Manager required for major highways improvement scheme in the North Devon area for a national highways contractor.
As Construction Manager you will manage the delivery of the whole programme, ensuring the Agents on the project are running the schemes safely, to budget and on time.
You will have a background in Engineering / Agent level works for major highways schemes, with a focus on driving the programme forward.
We are looking for a candidate ideally with previous Construction Management experience within an operational environment who possesses the following skills/experience:
·Extensive experience of Civil Engineering industry particularly ideally with experience of working on National Highways projects
·A working knowledge of NEC contracts and other common forms
·Potentially a Chartered Engineer or keen to become a Member
·Strong communication and IT skills
·To be self-motivated and be able to prioritise and manage workload
·To be responsive to the needs of internal and external customers and colleagues
·High level of Commercial acumen
·Understand change and know how to control it
·Passion for keeping people safe and improving themselves, cultures and individuals
·Good negotiation skills
·An ability to plan and organise works safely and efficiently.
·A good understanding of current methods and up to date knowledge of specifications and contract principles
Education/Certification Requirements:
·Preferably a further education qualification e.g. Degree or HND/HNC (ideally relatable to Civil Engineering)
·CSCS qualification
·SMSTS qualification
·Potentially a Chartered Engineer or someone focussed on achieving this
For more information please click APPLY NOW or call Luke Clifford at Carrington West on 02393876011
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 Luke at Carrington West on 02393 876011 for more information.