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Plant & Office Manager

We have an exciting opportunity to work on a Large Major Civil Engineering project for a Tier 1 Contractor leading the £1.9bn project.

 

The six-year construction programme will start in March on the latest phase of the £1bn LPT2 project which will see 32.5km of tunnel built to house electricity transmission cables 30 metres underground.
The new cables will replace three circuits that currently run under the surface of roads between Wimbledon in the southwest to Crayford in the southeast.

They require a Plant & Office Manager to join the team for this project on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of working on large civils schemes, major projects background, either within heavy civils, tunnelling, earthworks, highways or rail infrastructure.

Duties:

Be responsible for managing of portfolio of projects and thus project stakeholders at any one time

Be responsible and accountable on behalf of the Project and Site manager for executing key finance and project processes (raising requisitions, GRN orders, reporting status) associated with ordering materials, resources and plant

Be responsible (as a process custodian) for supporting the Project and Site manager with key labour processes (e.g. timesheet collection, coding, collecting overtime requests)

Run weekly management order reports, review them and host review meetings with the Project Manager, Quantity Surveyor to determine the interventions and decisions that need to be made on the project costs

As a Plant Manager you will be a key member of the Operations Team, you will be responsible for the day to day management of plant operations, ensuring optimum levels of performance are achieved and sustained in accordance with license obligations and health and safety procedures.

About the Company/Project:
The client is a worldwide Building & Civil Engineering Contractor, established in 1990 in the UK. Their core focus is on delivering complex infrastructure projects but also cover engineering, mining and services extensively, with highways, rail, heavy civil engineering and infrastructure schemes forming the bulk of their workload.