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Works Manager

  • Salary: £230.00 - £250.00 per day
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job reference: BBBH373148_1510066273

Job description

Works Manager - Highways - Freelance

Location: Manchester

Duration: Freelance - 6 Months

Rate: £230.00 - £250.00 per shift

Role Overview:

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Works Manager within our Highways Smart Motorways Division on a project in the North West. Must have experience working for the sub contractor.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Day to day responsibility for delivery of all physical elements of projects from commencement on site to issue of defects certificate
  • To maintain and maximise quality of service and profitability
  • Maintain and enforce health, safety and environmental standards as required by statute and company's safety policies
  • Maintain and enforce quality standards as defined by statute and the company's policies
  • To build long term relationships with clients, joint venture partners, contractors and other key stakeholders
  • Establish, Maintain and enforce compliance with the current safety legislation and the Company's Health Safety and Environmental Policies
  • Appraise the risk to all company property under your control and install security levels commensurate to the relative values
  • Ensure the site fulfils all obligations for external compliance audits
  • Ensure Permit to Work systems, Inductions and Briefings are correctly carried out
  • Ensure basic company requirements for supervision, competency, first aid cover etc are fulfilled at all times
  • Ensure systems are in place and used in order that quality of work is to the prescribed contractual and national standards
  • Identify \ Assist to introduce new processes, techniques and innovations on site
  • Plan and co-ordinate the operational delivery of the project as allocated
  • Ensure the correct administering of the Contractual Processes
  • Oversee the day to day construction processes and ensure co-ordination within the site team, client and contractors
  • Attend meetings with and maintain necessary regular contact with clients
  • Rigorously apply and enforce methods and controls to ensure the most effective and continuous use of Company resources
  • Assist with the control and monitoring of the progress of the works
  • Administer the cost reporting systems (delivery notes, Plant hire and collections, waste) to maximise cash flow and profitability
  • Implement strict financial controls on subcontractors, suppliers and operatives
  • Post contract, organise and co-ordinate the undertaking of maintenance work
  • Ensure full participation in staff development review, training and mentoring
  • In conjunction with the site management team, manage the project procurement process for suppliers and contractors in line with the divisional processes and commercial best practice.
  • Monitor and report stock levels of consumables and general building materials and participate in the timely ordering and delivery of items so as to ensure no delays or reduced output within the works.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • SMSTS
  • CSCS card
  • First Aid at work

If you are interested in the above role please call Joe Lunt on 0161 829 3980.

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