Construction support manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    London Underground

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Daniel Buxton

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    2 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Client:


Various sites

Nights 2200-0600

Based at Victoria Station House with sites allocated on arrival on shift. Vehicles may be provided for use to travel to site.

Start ASAP - May not be required to meet for interview.

Site Supervision, site reports highlighting progress against programme, Incident management

The Construction Support Manager is responsible for assisting the Construction Manager and programme and project teams on the pre-construction and construction planning, monitoring, construction assurance and delivery to cost, programme, safety and quality requirements of all works contractors site works, utilities diversions, enabling works and commissioning into service of assets.

Key Accountabilities

Ensure the works are constructed and commissioned in accordance with the works contracts.

Provide on-site supervision, to ensure that works construction complies with specified requirements, standards, Code of Construction Practice and associated requirements.

Monitor works contractors construction activities and provide reports to the business.

Assist with contributions to the risk management process and take responsibility for construction-related risks, their mitigation and management.

Liaise with interfacing projects and co-ordinate
associated works construction activities.

Assist with ensuring that works construction activities
comply with relevant safety legislation and LU safety
requirements, collaborating with the CDM Co-ordinator
as required.

Initial investigation of inccidents

Skills, Knowledge and Experience

Contractor Management, HSE knowledge,reporting, Construction experience within the rail sector, incident management.


Good awareness of construction methods plant and
equipment installation, finishes and systems
Good all round knowledge of the application of health
and safety/CDM legislation and corporate safety
procedures within the railway and construction
Awareness of NEC ECC contracts and contract

Qualified in an appropriate building, engineering or
project management discipline (Desirable).


Ability to analyse data, draw conclusions, produce reports and make recommendations to senior management.

Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with people at all levels across the organisation and externally.

Ability to build effective working relationships with people at all levels across the organisation and externally and to influence.

Ability to plan, implement and manage projects to deliver to time, budget and quality.

Ability to use office based computer packages,


Experience of operating in a multi-contractor site environment.

Experience of working in construction project management in a large, complex, safety focussed and regulated organisation, where there are multiple complex interfaces and delivering to time, budget and quality is essential.

Experience of building relationships and influencing with a range of people at all levels within and outside the organisation.