About this Role:
A growing civil engineering contractor are seeking an experienced Project Manager to join their infrastructure division. Upon joining the business you will work with the local authority and designers in the pre-construction stage of a £20 million highways project to reconfigure the existing road layout, construction of new roundabouts, stretches of road and dual carriage throughout the busy city centre.
Works will begin later this year and will be self-delivered by the contractor. The city council has committed to spending up to £70 million over a 10 year period to restructure their highways and city centre so building a strong relationship with the client is vital.
You will be commercially aware whilst delivering the project under the NEC form of contract and be competent with raising early warnings and compensation events. Working with the Planner and client you will assist in producing a timely and efficient programme.
Successful delivering the project there is an outstanding opportunity to progress into a Contracts Manager role overseeing the Hampshire and surrounding areas of the business.
You will report to the visiting Contracts Manager and manage your site team(s) traditionally consisting a General Foreman, Site Engineer(s) and direct labour force.
Commitment, drive and outstanding performance you will be rewarded with an excellent salary, package and opportunities to progress.
About the Company/Client/Project:
A comprehensive civil engineering contractor with a strong presence within rail and infrastructure self-delivering one-off projects up to £70 million. They are currently turning over in circa £230 million across the South of England for Highways England, Network Rail, private sector clients and local authorities – they have also secured work on the Routes to Market framework.
Requirements including certificates and qualifications:
Preferably you will hold minimum of HNC/HND Civil Engineering qualification and experience of self-delivering civil engineering projects is essential.
Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK
alltek specialise in civil engineering vacancies and is a leading Recruitment Consultancy in Southampton.