Construction Manager

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  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Rail Jobs and Transportation

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  • Salary:

    £320 - £420 per day

  • Contact:

    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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We are looking to recruit a Construction Manager working for one of our large rail clients based in Manchester.

Job purpose:

Act as the clients day-to-day site representative to monitor so that the contractor's site activities are conducted in a safe and efficient manner with minimum impact on the environment and operational railway, and the work is of a high standard and in accordance with the relevant specifications and latest practices.'
Time split 50/50 between office and site.
In office reviewing plans and documents for the delivery of the works advising on its adequacy.
Time on site reviewing that works are being constructed safely and in accordance with the design.
PTS required.

The works in the Drainage and Off-Track [DOT] team cover three main areas vegetation removal, fencing renewal and drainage clearance.

We are looking for individuals with vegetation management experience, i.e. Arborists who we will train for the other elements.

* Relevant successful construction experience in railway industry.
* Environmental awareness.
* Driver for behavioural change.
* Good communication skills.
* Commercial awareness.
* Ability to manage a principal contractor and their subcontractors.
* CSCS/CITB scheme/NEBOSH certificate.

* Safety management awareness/training.
* Six Sigma Yellow Belt.