Project Construction Leader

  • Location

    Stevenage, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Mark Cunliffe

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Project Construction Leader required to be responsible for delivering an array of projects. Working closely with the design teams, procurement and the appointed contractors the successful candidate will ensure that all projects produce the required standard of quality, within the specified constraints of time and cost. The successful candidate will be a confident, polished professional who will be able to lead a multifunctional team to meet the customers' requirements, at the same time liaising with other departments to ensure information is shared and communicated.

The successful candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

Liaise with the team project team members to ensure compliance to SQCDP (Safety, Quality, Cost, Delivery, People) Target Conditions

Plan and monitor the project status by liaising with the Project Team to assure the overall direction and integrity of the projects

Manage the risks, including the development of mitigation plans

Takes responsibilities for overall progress of projects and use the necessary resources and initiates corrective actions where necessary

Be responsible for change / variation process control and liaise with QS and team members to ensure compliance to the approved budget

Agree technical and quality strategy with appropriate members of the Project

Prepare any Follow-on Action Recommendations required

Identify and obtain any support and advice required for the management, planning and control of the project

Supplier management and control is the backbone to success in managing projects, clear communication both written and verbal

Ensure that evaluation of Project Issues that arise within your project with recommended action

Ensure that quality controls of the team's work are planned and performed correctly

Maintain and ensure the maintenance of team files or folders

Prepare the End Project Report via customer feedback and supplier performance

Undertake a Lessons Learnt with the team when the project fails to meet the agreed standards or target conditions

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate experience of the following:

Degree Level qualification in Civil or Mechanical and Electrical Engineering

Proven ability to deliver results under pressure

Extensive experience with a project delivery position and construction knowledge

Excellent communication and IT skills

Proactive and tenacious in character

Experience working in Clean Rooms Design and Delivery would be advantageous

Strong communication skills

Experience of managing large complex projects in a production environment

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance