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Works Delivery Manager

  • Location: England
  • Salary: £42k - 48k per year + Package
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 10 months ago

  • Sector: Rail, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Vicky Rawson
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0113 242 0303
  • Duration: Perm
  • Expiry Date: 10 October 2023
  • Job Ref: 404133VRN

Company Overview:
We are a leading rail contractor specializing in delivering high-quality rail infrastructure projects. With a track record of excellence, we pride ourselves on delivering safe, efficient, and innovative solutions to our clients. As part of our continuous growth and commitment to excellence, we are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Works Delivery Manager to join our team in Sheffield.

Position: Works Delivery Manager

Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom

Job Summary:
As the Works Delivery Manager, you will play a crucial role in overseeing the successful execution and delivery of rail infrastructure projects in Sheffield. You will be responsible for managing and coordinating all aspects of works delivery, ensuring projects are completed on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional who thrives in a fast-paced environment and is passionate about contributing to the development and improvement of rail systems.

Key Responsibilities:

Lead and manage a team of engineers, project managers, and support staff in the delivery of rail infrastructure projects in Sheffield.
Develop and maintain detailed project plans, including resource allocation, milestones, and budgets, to ensure successful project execution.
Collaborate with various stakeholders, including clients, subcontractors, and regulatory authorities, to ensure effective communication and project alignment.
Monitor project progress, identify risks, and implement mitigation strategies to overcome challenges and ensure project success.
Ensure compliance with health, safety, and environmental regulations, maintaining a safe working environment for all personnel.
Review project documentation, including design specifications and technical drawings, to ensure adherence to project requirements.
Foster a culture of continuous improvement, implementing best practices and innovative solutions to enhance project efficiency and quality.

Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
Proven experience in managing and delivering rail infrastructure projects, preferably within a rail contracting environment.
Strong leadership and team management skills, with the ability to motivate and guide a diverse team of professionals.
Excellent project management skills, including the ability to prioritize tasks, manage budgets, and meet deadlines.
Knowledge of rail industry regulations, standards, and practices.
Effective communication and interpersonal skills to build positive working relationships with stakeholders.
Problem-solving mindset with the ability to think critically and make decisions under pressure.
A commitment to safety and quality, with a proactive approach to risk management.
How to Apply:
If you are a dynamic and driven professional with a passion for delivering outstanding rail infrastructure projects, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you believe you are the ideal candidate for the role to [insert email address or application link].

Application Deadline:
We are accepting applications until [insert deadline date]. Early applications are encouraged as the position may be filled before the deadline.