Groundworks Project Manager-Kent

Groundworks Project Manager
We are looking for an experienced groundworks Project Manager to take responsibility for a large groundworks project in Kent.

The ideal Groundworks Project Manager will have a background working for a subcontractor within the groundworks residential/civils sector.

You will be responsible for resources allocation, team management, planning and monitoring progress and budget management.

Job Description:

Main duties include accountability for the following:

Project delivery
Manage the day-to-day working, from ensuring the correct material turns up before a job, to explaining the work ethics and activities to colleagues
Managing the Site Engineer, Foremen, Labour and Plant
Communication and information flow with the Contracts Manager and the client
Implementing the Company Health & Safety Management Systems and Procedures and Quality Assurance Procedures including making safety inspections of the site when work is underway and ensuring regulations relating to health, safety and the environment (HSE) are adhered to
Reporting progress, maintain and update project reporting, checkpoints and financial reporting to a high standard
Co-ordinate required support levels and training
Preparing the site and liaising with other construction professionals such as architects, engineers, buyers, estimators and surveyors before construction work starts
Developing the programme of work and strategy for the project, planning ahead to prevent problems on site before they occur, for example, planning the delivery and storage of equipment and materials
Have proven ability to oversee the running of a large groundworks projects covering 278, civils & residential works
Using construction management software packages to plan smooth work flows
Communicating with a range of people including the client, subcontractors, suppliers, the public and the workforce
An industry applicable qualification
Knowledge in the use of specialist Formwork/Falsework systems
CSCS Black
First Aid
An excellent communicator
Able to work as part of a team yet willing to work independently
Have very good commercial awareness
Would-be Construction Managers need to be forward planners, with exceptional people skills and the ability to present ideas and negotiate. Good problem solving skills are essential. IT is increasingly important for managers working on site and in the office, so building up skills in this area is vital
This company is particularly busy in the Kent area and have repeat business with bulk of their clients. If you wish to contact me prior to submitting your CV please do not hesitate to contact me for further details. Thanks Pat at Carrowhugh Group

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