Project Manager

  • Location

    Barnoldswick, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Building, Construction and Infrastructure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Vital Bristol Technology

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


Our client are Our client is a national provider of comprehensive maintenance services for commercial and public sector buildings - including financial institutions, retail outlets, property specialists, corporate premises, government departments, education and health services and social housing landlords and they are currently looking for a Project Manager to be based in Barnoldswick.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • To manage a designated project on site and achieve the target contributions in accordance with the contract documents and programme; ensuring that the project is delivered safely, on time, to a high standard of quality.
  • To lead on the management of construction, Installation & finishes by: Producing and tracking short term programmes.
  • Promote and maintain good working relations with visiting consultants, stakeholders, neighbours and other third parties
  • Identify any potential site issues and escalate appropriately
  • Establish and maintain good H&S and welfare practices on your site.
  • Monitor site operatives attendance and time-keeping, manage quality of output
  • Liaise with architects, engineers and other design professionals as necessary.
  • Deal with emailed instructions or queries arising
  • Work closely with the site commercial and design personnel, ensuring the necessary records are maintained and available as required
  • Resolve disputes should they arise between any parties working on the site
  • Prepare, implement and monitor site safety plan taking the appropriate action where issues arise, Maintaining site records including site induction and H&S logs, variations, instructions, delivery notes, O&M records.
  • Ensuring that all company documents, Health and Safety and systems are adhered to such as tool box talks / site meetings.
  • Manage master construction programme for the project and ensure sub-contractor adherence.
  • Liaise with architects, engineers and other design professionals as necessary. Deal with emailed instructions or queries arising.
  • Coordinate deliveries, waste collections in accordance with CTMP.
  • Carry out quality control checks on in-house and sub-contracted elements.
  • Work closely with the Ops Manager, Site Manager and Surveyor implementing any agreed actions, Assist the SM in leading the site teams over multiple schemes

Requirements for application:

  • Proven experience within the industry of delivering projects/ overseeing multiple schemes
  • Engaging with client to problem solve and create new opportunities. Building Relationships
  • Have a helpful, flexible and hardworking approach- team player
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative and self-motivation
  • Proficiency in general IT processes and Microsoft Office
  • Minimum 3 years' experience in the construction industry as an acting Project manager
  • Proven problem and analytical thinking
  • High standards and attention to detail
  • Practical knowledge
  • Full UK/EU driving license


  • Able to manage multiple sub-contracts, complete CPP H&S plan and managing and administering H&S policy set down from the business. Setting up of site compounds to establish construction zone, assisting with procurement and a strong knowledge of either Mech or Elec services as well as fabric / builders work (preferably strong knowledge of all).
  • Undertake the role of PC & PD so experience working as lead main contractor also essential.
  • A versatile individual that has previous experience working within the construction industry specifically, within an Industrial & manufacturing environment and as such has some experience with or professional bias towards mechanical & electrical installations & refurbishments.
  • You need to be a highly motivated individual preferably although necessarily from a trade background.
  • You will be responsible for the day to day implementation & management of the project as a front facing Manager, with excellent people & time management qualities.
  • Must also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.


  • Sufficient/relevant long term trade/site & management experience
  • 5 day SMSTS
  • First Aid at Work
  • CSCS
  • Minimum 3 years Site management experience
  • Good knowledge of contract conditions, CDm 2015 & law within the Construction Industry
  • Leadership skills (control and management of employees)
  • Ambitious with high aspirations
  • Excellent organiser with proven time management skills
  • Numerate with good IT skills
  • Excellent communication skills

You must have previous experience of at least 3 years working on projects ranging from 50K to £1.5 million in value. Proven experience of managing multiple contracts simultaneously having progressed through from engineer level through to PM.

Also beneficial:

  • CIOB
  • IOSH

If you have not heard back from us within 7 days then unfortunately your application has not been successful on this occasion, we may however keep your details on file and contact you in the future regarding other suitable vacancies