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Construction Manager

Location:
Cheshire
Salary:
Competitive dependent on experience
Date Posted:
09 May 2019
Vacancy Type:
Permanent - Full time
Job Description
Construction Manager, Daresbury, North West
 
On behalf of our client, we are looking to recruit a Construction Manager to oversee the delivery of key house building schemes in the North West.

Reporting into the Managing Director this role involves interfacing with clients, the design department, technical department and local authorities with responsibility for all activities and workforce on site to include the management Project Managers, Site Managers and General Foremen.  You'll be responsible for providing support and advice when required and if necessary take responsibility and resolve any problems. 

Duties of the role will include:

  • Ensure labour plant and material resources are efficiently utilised providing good notice of requirements and ensuring minimal wastage of materials
  • Ensure all variations/additional works are recorded and liaise with QS to ensure all contractual notifications and correspondence is up to date at all times.
  • Co-ordinate with clients/architects to ensure all information required is received in a timely manner
  • Ensure responses within defect periods are responded to in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Ensure all site staff are properly qualified and adequately trained to carry out their duties by continual assessment.  
  • Liaise with Health & Safety Manager to make arrangements for any necessary training.
  • Check quality and performance of trades of all site works
  • Ensure compliance with the company Quality Management System for all activities on site
  • Prepare programme for submission within tender
  • Ensure long lead in items are highlighted and actioned
  • Check drawings and raise RFI’s etc to iron out issues before commencement
  • Consider value engineering/amendment

The successful candidate will illustrate:

  • Relevant experience on UK new build residential development projects
  • Proven negotiation/communication skills
  • The ability to work closely with the other disciplines in the organisation (Technical/Production/Sales) to deliver value-driven high-quality developments within defined timescales
  • The ability to manage workloads and other team members within defined deadlines
  • A structured approach to cost control and reporting Proficient IT skills, in particular, the use of MS Office and Excel

The working hours are Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm with a 3:30pm on Fridays. The salary is negotiable dependent on experience

Thank you for viewing our listing for Construction Manager job based in Daresbury, North West. If you would like further information please contact Supertemps on 03333 234 372.